Kushner Companies under fire in NYC again, a new private school for downtown Brooklyn, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
March 21, 2019 - 11:00AM


Nine buildings operated by Kushner Companies lack valid Certificates of Occupancy, according to a new investigation (Curbed)

One of the founders of the private Avenues school in Manhattan is in late-stage talks to open an exclusive private school in Downtown Brooklyn (The Real Deal)

Four years after the Zaha Hadid-designed 520 West 28th St. on the High Line launched sales, fewer than half of the building’s apartments have sold (Curbed via Crain's)

An unnamed buyer paid President Trump $2.9 million for a condo at Trump Parc East (Forbes)

Why the numbered subways lines are on time more than the lettered ones (The New York Times)

In defense of pink-tiled bathrooms (DesignSponge)


Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

Jennifer steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in New York City real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC.

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