We’ve heard that apartment sellers are slashing prices in desperation, but here’s an incentive we may be seeing more of: over the weekend the Corcoran Group offered a brand new Toyota Prius to anyone who committed to a full-price offer on a one-bedroom condo at a Prospect Heights/Crown Heights building, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle reports. The four remaining one-bedroom 750-square-foot units in “The Sinclair” have balconies and go for $379,000 to $389,000. They look nice in the photos (even though there’s definite brick wallage in the bedroom window shots on Corcoran). Corcoran isn’t telling us whether the gimmick worked—you had to bid by July 5—but how odd is that to have the same apartment and car as three of your neighbors? Don’t we live in Brooklyn because it isn’t a planned community?
Few things could alleviate the stress of the coming election, save for maybe an acupuncture session or a Hallo-weekend binge drink. This video, however, manages to do some meaningful damage control on your politically-wrung psyche, while giving you an entirely different reason to scream. Written by Bill Kirstein and Ginny Leise (a comedy gem, btw) and starring […]
It turns New Yorkers are willing to put up with a lot of negativity and cynicism in our city, except when it comes to bodega cats. If you mess with bodega cats, those lovable, mouse-chasing, not-exactly-legal mascots of bodegas citywide, the internet will come after you, and hard. So since we ran this story yesterday about someone taking […]
We know it’s hard to believe, but life will go on after the 2016 general election is over. Regardless of who wins (no Trumpies no Trumpies) you’ll have a life to get back to, an apartment to pay rent on and a job that’ll help you do it! Unless, that is, you don’t have a job. […]