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Tiffany & Co. will launch pop-up stores around NYC

After store sales stopped growing over the past two and a half years, Tiffany & Co. has decided to meet shoppers wherever they are in the busy streets of New York. The jeweler is launching pop-up shops in Grand Central Terminal and Rockefeller Center, according to the New York Post,...

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Poll: one in five Americans can’t pay rent

Rising rents and the growing number of people renting in the U.S. is resulting in one in five tenants struggling to pay their rent, an Apartment List poll of about 40,000 respondents found. The poll was skewed towards higher-income users of the website who were renting high-end apartments, according to...

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Could you live in an apartment the size of a parking spot?

Hong Kong “nano” apartments are taking off. Production of the 200-square-foot (or less) apartments are projected to skyrocket between now and 2020, according to a JLL report. Some of the smallest nano units are tinier than a parking space. With no limit on size for housing, and amid soaring prices...

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Poll: one in five Americans can’t pay their rent

Rising rents and the growing number of people renting in the U.S. is resulting in one in five tenants struggling to pay their rent, an Apartment List poll of about 40,000 respondents found. The poll was skewed towards higher-income users of the website who were renting high-end apartments, according to...

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At Baccarat hotel ‘everything is potentially for sale’

Baccarat, a French crystal-maker, will soon be selling its wares at its New York hotel property. The sales pitches goes something like this, according to Bloomberg News: “The server will take your food and drink order, and then ask, ‘May I take your crystal order?’” explained Hermann Elger, the chief...

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Saudi Arabia to build new $500B city

This week Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman announced his government would be building a new city named NEOM to offer residents a different lifestyle — and legal code — than the rest of the country. Spanning 10,000 square miles, NEOM will be located in the north west end of...

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WeWork expands at Cohen Brothers’ 135 East 57th

WeWork signed a lease for two more floors at Cohen Brothers Realty’s 135 East 57th Street, expanding its office space in the tower to 125,000 square feet. The co-working company now occupies nine floors in the 32-story tower. It initially took four floors in early 2016, before adding three more...

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The top NYC real estate events next week

November will start off slow this year, with only one event on the pipeline for next week. Not to worry, as the month progresses, there will be many more events on the horizon. Join the MiT National Land Services as it hosts its Florida New Development Home Buying Seminar on...

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