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113 Jane Street – From Surly Seamen to Budget Travelers and Nightlife Denizens

Jane Street’s long history in Greenwich Village has evolved over time.  Historians believe that its name was derived from a cow path that at one time lead to the Jayne Farm which grew tobacco in the area.  Today, at the … Continue reading

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Cabrito is Replaced by Pop-Up Bar Fatty Johnson’s

Cabrito, which opened on Carmine Street in 2008, closed at the end of 2010 and has been replaced by a temporary pop-up called Fatty Johnson’s.  Zakary Pelaccio’s Fatty Crew (of Fatty Crab and Fatty ‘Cue fame) has given the space … Continue reading

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Hidden Date Spot Opens on Hudson Street

Hudson Clearwater has just opened in what sort of looks like an abandoned insurance office on Hudson Street.  You may need some help in discovering it, but we can help with that.  From the corner of Hudson and Bank, locate … Continue reading

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SoHo Pop-up Restaurant to Open For Nine Months

What Happens When, an elegant restaurant project supported by Kick Starter, is set to open next Tuesday, 1/25/11, in SoHo.  According to their website, Kick Starter “is the largest funding platform for creative projects in the world.”  The restaurant intents … Continue reading

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The Low Down on Bed Bugs in New York City

As of August 2010, landlords in New York State have an obligation to disclose a history of bed bug infestation to prospective tenants of a building.  Practically, this means that if you intend to move into a rental in a … Continue reading

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Renting in a Rental Building vs. Renting a Condo or Co-op

What are the advantages or disadvantages of renting in a rental building in which case the entire building is owned or operated by a large landlord or management company versus renting a condo or co-op apartment directly from the apartment … Continue reading

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