Manhattan vs Brooklyn Q4 2017 – The Prices

Manhattan vs Brooklyn Q4 2017 – The Prices Curious as to how the numbers stack up in Manhattan and Brooklyn? Here’s an infographic to give you a basic overview, based on Corcoran’s most recent quarterly reports for both boroughs. (Click here to view the full Manhattan Report and click here to view the full Brooklyn Report.) The infographic highlights…

My First Apartment In…Kips Bay

My First Apartment In…Kips Bay Welcome back to my new feature, My First Apartment! In this piece, I interview New Yorkers on their experiences in their very first apartment here in NYC. They give the lowdown on the good and the bad plus some tips to help you along with your own home search. Now…

What’s a Flip Tax?

What’s a Flip Tax? If you’re an apartment owner, you’ve probably heard of the dreaded “flip tax.” If you’re a buyer, the term may have never even crossed your mind. But regardless of which camp you fall into, it’s something you need to know about. First, a flip tax is not actually “tax” – it’s…