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New Parks Sprout Around New York

New Parks Sprout Around New York

Tony Cenicola/The New York Times

The New High-Rent Districts

The New High-Rent Districts

Matt Tenero and Gretchen Ward moved into a rent-stabilized apartment by the southern edge of Crown Heights, Brooklyn, three years ago, paying $1,900 a month. Now they are alarmed to see nearby one-bedrooms renting for $2,675.

The Western Edge of Hell’s Kitchen Goes Residential

The Western Edge of Hell’s Kitchen Goes Residential

A rendering of Oskar, a rental building with a terra-cotta facade at 572 11th Avenue, at West 43rd Street.

Shopping for Decorative Bowls

Shopping for Decorative Bowls

Whether they’re holding fruit, mail or nothing at all, decorative bowls add visual interest to a room. (The Echasse bowl by Theresa Arns, above, is about $300 at MenuDesignShop.)

House Hunting in … Quebec

House Hunting in … Quebec

Catherine Côté for The New York Times

The New Retirement: Near the Kids

The New Retirement: Near the Kids

Stefano Ukmar for The New York Times

After Some Awful Apartments, Finally a Nice Room in Bushwick

After Some Awful Apartments, Finally a Nice Room in Bushwick

Simon Hanes describes his room in a Bushwick house-share as “cozy,” though others might opt for a different word. He had to remove the closet door because it would not be possible to have both the door and a bed.

A Shoulder for Buildings to Lean On

A Shoulder for Buildings to Lean On

Aine M. Brazil at the south tower of Hudson Yards, which will one day be a 900-foot-tall concrete-frame commercial office building. “I’m finding it fun to be involved in,” she says, “because it’s not just about creating the land beneath a development or the structure of a tower, it’s about creating an entire neighborhood.”

When a Family Homestead Can’t Stay in the Family

When a Family Homestead Can’t Stay in the Family

Daniel Gonzalez for The New York Times

Middle-Class Lament: Rent

Middle-Class Lament: Rent

A one-bedroom on the Upper West Side is a tight fit for Michael and Melanie Bellanger Boyer, their baby, a dog, a cat and their budget.

House Hunting in … Gibraltar

House Hunting in … Gibraltar

Laura Leon for The New York Times

When the Downstairs Neighbors Become Best Friends

When the Downstairs Neighbors Become Best Friends

The downstairs neighbors have become almost like roommates with the upstairs neighbors in this house on the border of Bushwick and Bedford-Stuyvesant, in Brooklyn.

What’s Coming in New York Real Estate in 2019

What’s Coming in New York Real Estate in 2019

A furnished apartment at 15 Hudson Yards, the first residential tower to open in the massive Far West Side development in 2019.

House Hunting in … Chile

House Hunting in … Chile

Jose Luis Stephens for The New York Times

Updating the Landmark T.W.A. Terminal at J.F.K., This Time as a Hotel

Updating the Landmark T.W.A. Terminal at J.F.K., This Time as a Hotel

The T.W.A. Flight Center at Kennedy International Airport is being converted into a hotel slated to open in 2019. The gull-wing-shaped structure was designed by the Finnish architect Eero Saarinen.


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