When Al Pacino was a real life building super, selling an apartment with built-ins, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
September 30, 2019 - 11:00AM

Before he made it big, Al Pacino was a super for an Upper West Side building, where he earned $14 a week and had a free apartment (New York Post)

What you need to know about selling a New York City apartment with built-ins (The Cooperator)  

After being rezoned in August, Inwood residents are bracing for gentrification (The New York Times)

The Center for New York City Neighborhoods called on the de Blasio administration to rescue the process of homeownership in the city (City Limits)

It took 11 years for designer Tommy Hilfiger and his wife Dee Ocleppo to find a buyer for their Plaza Hotel penthouse, who will pay $33.25 million (The Post)

Skyline Tower, a residential building in Long Island City, is now the tallest building in the outer boroughs (New York YIMBY)


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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