Things I Wish I Knew Before Moving In: What it’s like living above a noisy bar or nightclub

A karaoke and hookah hot spot in Brighton Beach, an Upper West Side music venue and a Bed-Stuy bar with DJ nights top Localize.city’s list of noise offenders Susan Malcolm left Westchester for an apartment on the Upper West Side nine years ago, after her kids had grown. She hadn’t realized there was a live … Continue reading Things I Wish I Knew Before Moving In: What it’s like living above a noisy bar or nightclub

With 31,000 New Units Expected to Open By 2020, NYC Neighborhoods Brace for Change

New York City saw more 12,800 units open in the first half of this year, with another 31,000 expected to open by 2020, according to an analysis from Localize.city. Nearly 60 percent of the new units are opening in the top 10 neighborhoods; more than a quarter are in just three neighborhoods: Long Island City, … Continue reading With 31,000 New Units Expected to Open By 2020, NYC Neighborhoods Brace for Change

Localize.city Finds 12 Percent of New Units Are Being Built on City’s Riskiest Land

A new analysis from Localize.city shows that 12,350 apartments are under construction or planned to be built in the city’s most serious flood zones  That follows more than 9,100 units in the past four years built in the city’s most serious flood zones More than five years after Hurricane Sandy battered New York City, the … Continue reading Localize.city Finds 12 Percent of New Units Are Being Built on City’s Riskiest Land