The Real Deal New York

Heat map tracks trends (and deals) in Manhattan rents

From Luxury Listings NYC: The folks at New York City-based rentals site Rentenna have launched a heat map to help Manhattan house hunters this Polar vortex — er, winter — find a new rental home. The map tracks overall trends in pricing from the past 30 days and identifies them with three colors: Red is for areas with high median rents, blue shows where rents are about even with Manhattan overall, while green indicates “where New Yorkers can hope to find rental deals,” according to the site. [more]