In pursuit of their dream amenity, buyers are sacrificing on location.
Increasingly, developers are drawing buyers to the less established fringes of the boroughs. According to the New York Times, buyers have recently settled down in the Bronx for a massage room, and in Brooklyn for a robotic garage.
“It seems like for every block you travel away from the middle of Manhattan, you will find buildings with more and more amenities,” John Chang, a Re/Max agent who has a listing at the Atelier, a condo at the far reaches of West 42nd Street With A Private Basketball Court, a playground and a rooftop ice-skating rink, told the Times. [NYT] – Christopher Cameron