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UWS condo dumps Trump sign, luxury living for seniors, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | October 18, 2018 - 11:00AM 

One way to dump Trump: Condo owners at 200 Riverside Blvd. voted to remove the letters T-R-U-M-P P-L-A-C-E on the front of the building (The New York Times)

Related Cos., which is building the fancy Hudson Yards development, sees a big future in luxury senior housing (Bloomberg) 

Major brands that in the past preferred to be in Manhattan are opening up shop on Williamsburg’s North Sixth Street (New York Post)

NYC’s maddeningly unequal property tax system appears to defy logic (Gothamist)

Lessons from Madrid in how to make a city more pedestrian friendly (StreetsblogNYC)

If you think NYC is expensive: Tech employees in the San Francisco Bay Area are putting off having kids because of the increased cost of living there (Business Insider via Blind)

 

Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

Jennifer White Karp 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 NYC real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC. She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.

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