Cynthia Nixon blames NYCHA conditions on Cuomo, L train pain drags down rents, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
March 29, 2018 - 11:00AM

Gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon toured a NYCHA development and blasted Gov. Cuomo for conditions there (Bklyner)

A list of the supposed 33 best Chinese restaurants in New York City (Thrillist)

It must be true love: Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez bought a $15 million apartment at 432 Park Ave., the tallest residential building in the western hemisphere (The New York Post)

Did you know there’s an IKEA hotel at the company’s design headquarters in Älmhult, Sweden? The rooms feature a lot of pine wood furniture, of course (Refinery29)

Rents in North Brooklyn are falling in anticipation of the L train shutdown (StreetEasy)

Everything you could possibly want to know about how to dust your apartment (Apartment Therapy)


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