NYers bring higher rents to burbs, vacation bookings heat up, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
March 26, 2021 - 10:30AM

Rents have fallen in New York City and increased in the suburbs, following the path of this year’s migration, according to a new report from Zumper (press release)

One year into the pandemic, PropertyShark finds NYC’s median sales price has gained 3 percent since March 2020 (press release)

Many struggling NYC renters are trapped under a mountain of debt and scared about what happens after the eviction moratorium expires (Gothamist)

Rent-stabilized tenants in Inwood filed a lawsuit against their landlord George Huang for failing to make repairs to their building that was damaged by a four-alarm fire on January 5th (press release)

Online search and booking activity for summer rentals is breaking records (The New York Times)



Jennifer White Karp

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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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