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Is micro-living really the answer?

Is micro-living really the answer?

When NYC’s first micro-units were announced, writer Fran Lebowitz blasted them. She echoed a popular sentiment that “people shouldn’t live in a shoebox. It’s not good for human beings.” But others argue that smart...

Is micro-living really the answer?
Carmel Place’s micro-apartment floor plans revealed

Carmel Place’s micro-apartment floor plans revealed

It’s not the size that counts, it’s how you use it. New photos and floor plans released by Monadnock Development reveal...

Carmel Place’s micro-apartment floor plans revealed
NYC’s first micro-units hit the market Monday

NYC’s first micro-units hit the market Monday

The micro-units are finally here. Tomorrow, leasing kicks off at Carmel Place (formerly known as My Micro NY) –...

NYC’s first micro-units hit the market Monday
A 240-square-foot micro-apartment (Credit: Tim Seggerman)

Does size matter?

Ask any New Yorker about their biggest grievances, and living in a shoebox will likely be near the top of the list. Young Manhattanites tend to talk about their space-starved living situations much like...

Does size matter?
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Sharing economy goes residential with micro-apartments

WeWork’s community office concept is getting a residential spin as proponents of the sharing economy plan communal living hubs...

Sharing economy goes residential with micro-apartments
New apartments: less space, a lot more amenities

New apartments: less space, a lot more amenities

With the 13,000 new rental apartments in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens expected to open this year, developers have tended...

New apartments: less space, a lot more amenities
New micro-apartment promises to repurpose forgotten spaces

New micro-apartment promises to repurpose forgotten spaces

“Maid rooms” in Paris are usually located on the top level of Haussmann-period buildings and are characterized by their...

New micro-apartment promises to repurpose forgotten spaces

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