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Trading a Walk-up for a Brand-New Studio

This summer, Jade Osei-Osafo moved into a studio apartment that is so sleek and modern compared to where she has lived before that she is still getting used to it.“This is definitely not my vibe of apartment — I...

$4.5 Million Homes in California

Los Altos Hills | $4.5 MillionA 1973 modernist house with two bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms and a one-bedroom guest cottage, on 2.11 acresThe sellers, who are the original owners, built this stucco-and-glass house in the early 1970s...

Can My Co-op Board Evict an Unruly Subletter?

Q: A shareholder in our East Village co-op has been subletting his apartment for about two years. The subletter has been an ongoing problem for the building, violating co-op rules. She is loud, leaves the front door open and...

How Smart Is Your Home?

Knowing that what’s cutting edge today may become obsolete tomorrow, developers often take a less-is-more approach to smart-home features. Digital tastes vary, the thinking goes, and who wants to get stuck removing unwanted technology?But a new 42-story Murray Hill...

The Fate of a Brooklyn ‘Palace’

On a recent Saturday, 25 members of the Philadelphia Church of Universal Brotherhood, an African American Seventh-day Adventist congregation, gathered in the ornate lobby of a 95-year-old former movie palace in Brooklyn for their weekly Sabbath service.Surrounded by columns...

How Virtual Reality is Augmenting Realty

In the span of 30 years, virtual reality has transformed from a science-fiction curio to a growing asset for the real estate industry. And some of the biggest changes in the field are now becoming commercially viable, thanks to...

A San Remo Aerie With Central Park Views Comes to Market

The money manager Peter W. May and his wife, Leni May, are ready to part with their longtime home at the San Remo, one of the prewar masterpieces of the architect Emery Roth.Their sprawling apartment, in the north tower...

Are My Neighbors Spying on Me?

I don’t know many of my neighbors, but I can tell you a lot about what’s happening on their doorsteps.Here’s a sampling of some recent events, viewed through the grainy footage of other people’s security cameras: An enterprising squirrel...

A 3D Print-Out You Could Call Home

In a forested patch of Garrison, N.Y., on the Hudson River, a giant robotic arm looms over a platform. Later this month, the platform will start to rotate while the arm pumps out a gooey concoction of basalt and...

‘Hostile Architecture’: How Public Spaces Keep the Public Out

Strips of sharp metal teeth run alongside a low garden wall on East 96th Street. ImageCredit...George Etheredge for The New York TimesMetal bars divide a public bench on East 47th Street. Ugly bolts line the ledges at a public...

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