Tickets for Hudson Yards viewing deck, the brands and materials NYC luxury buyers want, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | October 25, 2019 - 11:00AM 

Tickets are on sale now for the Edge, the triangular observation deck on the top of Hudson Yards, which will open in 2020. It’s the highest outdoor viewing deck in the Western Hemisphere (Business Insider)

Selling a NYC apartment? Here are the brands and materials that make apartments look high end (The New York Times) 

The two-bedroom Nolita co-op featured as Anne Hathaway’s home in episode three of “Modern Love” is on the market for $3,500,000 (press release)

Open secret: The number of illegal basement apartments in Queens is estimated to be in the tens of thousands (The New York Times) 

Multimillion-dollar condos and new shopping malls are being blamed for squeezing out Flushing’s street food culture (Eater)

State Senator Zellnor Myrie is calling attention to conditions at a fire-damaged NYCHA senior complex in Brooklyn (Gothamist)

Jennifer White Karp

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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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