Sticking up for Baltimore, renting your furniture instead of buying, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
August 1, 2019 - 11:00AM

The irony of President Trump calling Baltimore a “rat and rodent infested mess” considering his son-in-law owns thousands of properties in the area that have racked up complaints (The Hill)

Furniture subscription services aim to make moving in NYC less of a hassle (StreetEasy)

This look at the five bridges of Gowanus pays tribute to some engineering feats (Bklyner)

An estimated 500,000 to one million Americans choose to live in their recreational vehicles fulltime. It’s more complicated than it might appear (Considerable)

The Fed cut interest rates for the first time in more than a decade (The New York Times)

We were surprised to learn there's a deer vasectomy program on Staten Island (Wall Street Journal)


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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