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Why Do Some Buildings Skip the 13th Floor?

There seems to be a phobia about everything these days. Arachibutyrophobes, for example, are scared of getting peanut butter stuck to the roof of...

Is It More Expensive To Be Single? The Economic Disadvantage of Living Single

Can two live better than one? In a city like New York the answer is yes- very much so. Studies find that single people...

Decide Between Jersey City and Hoboken

Though the New York City real estate market has always been competitive, the combination of the Covid-19 pandemic, increasing interest rates, and peak season...

Should You Live in Manhattan or New Jersey? The Benefits and Drawbacks of Each

Capulets and Montagues. The Boston Red Sox and the NY Yankees. Coke and Pepsi. These are some of the greatest rivalries of our time,...

Best NYC Holiday Light Displays

The holiday season is here! There are trees to decorate, apple cider to make, presents to wrap, and Christmas light displays to see. The most...

Ask An Agent: Common Roommate Disagreements and How To Deal With Them

Want to be featured in this series? Are you a current or former real estate agent who can answer common NYC renter questions and...

What You Get in These New York Neighborhoods: $2,000 vs. $10,000

Whether you’re in need of a place today, or you’re like the rest of us and love browsing in neighborhoods with no intention of...

History of Gothic Revival Architecture in NYC 

What do steeply pitched roofs, stained glass, pointed arches, and gargoyles have in common? Here’s a hint: they are all remnants of a bygone...

The 6 Most Iconic Hotels To Visit in NYC

Charismatic concierges, poolside relaxation, continental breakfasts and of course, room service; there are many reasons why travelers far and wide may choose to lodge...

The Essential 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Guide

Skip to a section History of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Macy’s Parade Route and Preparation Can I Participate in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day...

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