Dispelling the myth of New Yorkers' unfriendliness, is Mayor De Blasio sick of the city? & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
August 7, 2019 - 11:00AM

Who says New Yorkers aren’t friendly? A new survey finds NYC homeowners more neighborly than the national average (StreetEasy Blog)

You can sell it like Ryan Serhant with the “Million Dollar Listing” star’s new online real estate sales course that begins August 15th (press release)

Why NYC is over Mayor Bill de Blasio—and the feeling seems mutual (The New York Times)

Options for lighting the exterior of a traditional townhouse or brownstone (thevillager)

Here’s a history of how city zoning codes evolved and a glossary to help you understand the terminology (CityLab)  

These Bed-Stuy apartments in a new affordable housing lottery don’t seem very affordable (Brownstoner)


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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