A Trump Park Avenue rental needs a tenant, over 1,000 apartments coming to Brooklyn, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
September 27, 2018 - 11:00AM

Sob story: A Saudi prince who ditched his seven-bedroom rental at Trump Park Avenue owes over $4 million in unpaid rent, according to Trump lawyers, who said they can’t find a tenant “willing to pay $100,000 a month" (Bloomberg)

At a hearing yesterday on the need for an independent monitor to oversee conditions at the city's public housing complex, NYCHA residents testified about the squalid conditions they continue to endure (Daily News)

Over 1,000 new apartments are coming to the area around Brooklyn’s Barclay’s Center arena (New York Post)

Watch out StreetEasy: NYC is finally going to have a regional multiple listing service (The Real Deal)

Because of high prices and zero savings, millennials may never be able to afford to buy a house in the U.S. cities that they are flocking to ( via RENTCafé)

What exactly is the “toe kick” on a kitchen or bathroom cabinet? (Apartment Therapy)


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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