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The History of the Iconic NYC Fire Escape 

If you look up at any given moment walking down a New York City street, you’re likely to be greeted with a familiar site:...

Battery Park City Neighborhood Guide

Battery Park City Basics Welcome to Battery Park City, the planned community where elite Manhattanites rest their weary heads. When people think of Battery Park...

Roosevelt Island, Manhattan Guide: The Historic and Unique Neighborhood

Roosevelt Island Basics Welcome to Roosevelt Island, the beautiful and haunting strip of land between Manhattan and Queens. Many locals and visitors don’t know what...

The Brownstoners of Bedford-Stuyvesant’s 44th Annual House Tour

Come On Home To Bed-Stuy The streets that make up Bed-Stuy, a celebrated neighborhood in North Brooklyn, are lined with historic brownstones and brick-front housing...

What Is Luxury Real Estate?

High-rise penthouses, central locations, proximity to parks, lakes, rivers, and, assuming you yourself aren’t living in it, a view of the city’s skyline: these...

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Neighborhood Guide

Bed-Stuy Basics Welcome to Bed-Stuy, the Brooklyn neighborhood full of food, fun, and beautiful brownstone row houses. In the past, when people thought of Bed-Stuy,...

East Shore, Staten Island Guide: The Beautiful and Historic Neighborhood

East Shore Basics Welcome to East Shore, the Staten Island area with beautiful beaches, parks, and activities! Staten Island is often the punching bag of NYC,...

Experience Sylvan Terrace in NYC

Where are Sylvan Terrace and Sylvan Place? Between St. Nicholas Avenue and Jumel Terrace, nestled betwixt 160th and 162nd street on the border of East...

Mott Haven, The Bronx Neighborhood Guide

Mott Haven Basics Welcome to Mott Haven, the birthplace of the Bronx! This historic neighborhood often gets a bad rap due to its tumultuous past....

The History of the Brooklyn Bridge and its Dark Legacy

The following article may contain graphic imagery related to suicide and/or other forms of death. It is intended for mature audiences. Reader discretion is...

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