Items Tagged with 'Manhattan'


  • New York City foreclosures rise to post-crisis high

    Jump nearly 60% in one year
    There haven’t been this many homes in foreclosure in New York City since the housing crisis, but the news isn’t quite as bad as it seems. These foreclosures aren't new. In fact, many of them have been in the works for many years.
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  • New York landlords face mounting pressure to lower rents

    Vacant properties on the rise
    Like many other areas of the country, New York experienced a boom in higher-end listings since 2013. Now, however, it faces an oversupply as the market at the top softens and the affordable homes and apartments are snatched up faster than the market can keep up with. Landlords at high-end properties are now under increased pressure to lower their rent prices, or watch vacancies increase.
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  • Manhattan real estate has never been more expensive

    Average sales price for an apartment hits all-time high in 2nd quarter
    No one has ever argued that living in New York isn’t an expensive proposition, but a new report shows just how expensive it is to live in New York’s priciest borough. According to data from Douglas Elliman, it’s never been more expensive to live in Manhattan than it is right now.
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  • New York City’s top 10 hottest neighborhoods

    Bonus: Predictions for the Big Apple’s new year
    Whether you live in New York City now or are planning to move to the Big Apple, here is a list of the hottest places to live for 2015. But be sure to also read the predictions to know what is forecasted for that borough as well.
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  • NYC broker jailed for burglarizing $7.6 million home he sold

    Former Corcoran Group broker sentenced to up to nine years in jail
    A Manhattan real estate broker will spend the next three to nine years of his life in jail after he was found guilty of burglarizing a $7.6 million townhouse on the Upper West Side. So how did he choose his target? He was the broker who handled the sale of the house.
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