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Most Americans claim they live in the ‘burbs, including 18% of New Yorkers

Most Americans claim they live in the ‘burbs, including 18% of New Yorkers

It turns out the U.S. is a majority-suburban country, according to the responses to a new question in HUD’s...

Most Americans claim they live in the ‘burbs, including 18% of New Yorkers
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Why Westchester homes are getting battered by “dramatic price reductions”

UPDATED, Aug. 7, 12:37 p.m.: Westchester residents, many trying to avoid the hefty tax bill that 2018 promises, are finding...

Why Westchester homes are getting battered by “dramatic price reductions”
Long Island Cheat Sheet: Douglas Elliman ranks as top resi brokerage in LI, three Smithtown sites move toward redevelopment … & more

Long Island Cheat Sheet: Douglas Elliman ranks as top resi brokerage in LI, three Smithtown sites move toward redevelopment … & more

Douglas Elliman leads all residential brokerages on Long Island With $4.24 billion in sales in 2017, Douglas Elliman remains the largest residential brokerage on...

Long Island Cheat Sheet: Douglas Elliman ranks as top resi brokerage in LI, three Smithtown sites move toward redevelopment … & more
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Cruisin’ the ‘burbs: City dwellers are looking out for a deal in these 10 secondary markets

(Credit: GIPHY) As home prices continue to rise and listings dwindle, more and more people are looking for a new pad in suburbia or...

Cruisin’ the ‘burbs: City dwellers are looking out for a deal in these 10 secondary markets
Lower Manhattan from Jersey City, November 2014. (Credit from back: King of Hearts, Pixabay)

Why increasing numbers of New Yorkers are calling it quits on city life

According to realtors, there’s a great exodus from New York City that can be measured in New Jersey commuters....

Why increasing numbers of New Yorkers are calling it quits on city life
Multifamily investors head to the ‘burbs in search of yield

Multifamily investors head to the ‘burbs in search of yield

Some institutional investors are turning to the suburbs for yield now that the urban luxury apartment boom is tapering...

Multifamily investors head to the ‘burbs in search of yield
Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Stamford rental building trades for $25M, controversial White Plains school plan gets a green light … & more

Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Stamford rental building trades for $25M, controversial White Plains school plan gets a green light … & more

Westchester & Fairfield Cheat Sheet: Stamford rental building trades for $25M, controversial White Plains school plan gets a green light … & more
From the archives: The king of suburbia

From the archives: The king of suburbia

William Levitt’s legacy goes beyond any one office or apartment building. The developer’s single-handed creation of Levittown, Long Island, right after World War II laid the groundwork for modern-day suburbia and spawned thousands of...

From the archives: The king of suburbia
Greed is good — even in suburbia

Greed is good — even in suburbia

Big companies banking on homeownership rates staying low are scooping up suburban single-family homes across the country. Firms like American Homes 4 Rent, Colony Starwood Homes, Progress Residential and Streetlane Homes have spent $40...

Greed is good — even in suburbia
Chinese investors chase deals, trophy homes into the ‘burbs

Chinese investors chase deals, trophy homes into the ‘burbs

Chinese buyers have become a major force in the city’s real estate market in recent years. But now, Chinese...

Chinese investors chase deals, trophy homes into the ‘burbs
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