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Wall Streeters take a Hamptons hiatus, when co-op board drama turns ugly, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | April 30, 2018 - 11:00AM 

One woman’s saga of serving on her West Village co-op board through an extremely contentious debate over installing central air conditioning (New York Times)

Wall Streeters are hitting the brakes on buying houses in the Hamptons. Home sales there slipped in the first three months of the year (Forbes)

Gargoyle hunting on the Lower East Side yields demon faces, cherubs, sea monsters, and nudes (Jeremiah’s Vanishing New York)

When a building owner’s identity is shielded behind an LLC, it can be hard to hold the landlord responsible for upkeep (New York Times)

Does your bouquet from the corner deli look a little sad? Spruce up your flower arrangements with these hacks (Apartment Therapy)

Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

Jennifer White Karp 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 NYC real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC. She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.

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