What to do about a blocked view, 150 apartments coming to Greenwood gas station site, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
August 2, 2018 - 11:00AM

A former Exxon Mobil gas station in Greenwood, Brooklyn will become a 150-unit apartment building (The Real Deal)

What kinds of furnishings you should consider buying pre-owned, and what should always be bought new (Apartment Therapy)

Your neighbor’s shrubs are blocking your view. What can you do about it? (The New York Times)

NYC ferry service is launching this month for the Lower East Side and Soundview in the Bronx (Metro)

An Instagram account documents the lives of rent-stabilized tenants in their own words (EV Grieve)

Houses painted black are now a thing (Curbed)


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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