Threatened New York City buildings, Trader Joe's opens on the Lower East Side, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
October 22, 2018 - 11:00AM

New York City buildings that face an uncertain future, including some that will be torn down (Curbed)

Trader Joe’s opened a much-anticipated new location Friday at Essex Crossing at 400 Grand Street (The Lo Down)

Some important reasons why you shouldn’t use an oh-so-trendy sliding barn door for your bathroom (Apartment Therapy)

A real estate sitcom starring "Property Brothers" stars Drew and Jonathan Scott is in the works (The Real Deal via Variety)

Brava is a smart oven that uses light to cook your food and is capable of cooking different foods—at different temperatures at the same time (Business Insider)

Looking back at the life of Mario Buatta, the interior designer to the upper crust who made chintz a household name (The New York Times)


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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