The Real Deal New York

Washington Square Park’s facelift to be completed this summer, NYC neighborhoods with the most rat sightings … and more

January 03, 2013 05:00PM

1. Washington Square Park’s facelift to be completed this summer [DNAinfo]
2. Cobble Hill’s Enamoo boutique shutters [Brownstoner]
3. Which neighborhoods have the most reported rat sightings? [Gothamist]
4. A home that a billion euros built [NYT]
5. The scaled-down plan for 85 Flatbush Avenue Extension [Brownstoner]
6. A tour of Tessla founder Elon Musk’s new $17 million Bel Air home [Business Insider]
7. Recalling the murder of turn-of-the-century architect Stanford White [Gothamist]
8. South Street Seaport museum gets anonymous cash infusion for Sandy-related repairs [DNAinfo]
9. Two months after Sandy, Rockaways residents live with mold and without heat [Gothamist]
10. Is Mars Bar making a comeback? [NYO]
11. Hurricane Sandy didn’t discriminate against supermodels [Contact Music]
12. Beaux Arts building on LES trades for $11.3 million [Lo-Down]
13. A roundup of lost NY properties [Lost City]
14. “Newsroom” producer trades up in L.A. [LA Times]