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testing a media meme in the Manhattan loft lab: low-balling and the too-low offer

your Real Estate Industrial Complex, Media Division, at workI don’t have time to find other examples, but I am pretty sure I have seen elsewhere in the Manhattan residential real estate media / blogosphere / twitterverse a comment to the

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weekend diversion WITH (some, slight) Manhattan real estate content

playing with $/ft numbersThis is probably sandbox level ‘analysis’, but I counted the distribution of Manhattan loft resales on a dollar per foot basis yesterday, provoked by a StreetEasy discussion thread. I don’t follow those threads closely enough to appreciate

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is the Manhattan loft market back to (up to) 2007? 61 repeat sales say “probably”, “a bit”

[updated Oct 2]61 66 pairs say yesOne of the frequent topics for a Manhattan Loft Guy Note to self … has been ways to exploit that oh-so-(potentially)-powerful Master List of Manhattan Lofts Sold Since November 2008, beyond the mere list

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the scandal in the quarterly report data on Manhattan residential real estate sales

hiding in plain sightTwo quick take-aways from the first stories about the major firm quarterly market reports on Manhattan residential real estate sales that are in the papers this morning, this one from the Vivian Toy piece on page A24

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Manhattan loft market mirrors overall market (boring!), except (slightly) outperforms on inventory

data is dumped, for nowAs is my custom following the quarterly reports, the two tables below break out the (limited) loft-specific data from the three major firms that do quarterly market reports for Manhattan residential real estate and then provide

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fourth quarter Manhattan residential market reports hit / what's your favorite number?

that time of the year againIt would have been too much to expect that the number crunchers could have dug out soon enough to have delivered numbers to the press under embargo last Friday (aka, last year), so the flurry

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pinning a data point: national residential real estate peak was July 2006

all real estate is, indeed, localQuick and dirty post just to establish a baseline …. I came across this Bloomberg news article last week about the national residential real estate market in which an aside caught my attention: National prices

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Miller's nuggets on Manhattan absorption: coops + downtown stronger

meaningful? maybe not until there’s more dataThe Miller has a Matrix post today chewing over some of his “absorption” data, now that he has more than a year of absorption data. He is most interested today in the 2009 to

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is the 2010 strength in Manhattan loft sales odd, or even notable in a Lake Wobegon sense?

absolutely: maybeI’ve been staring at the quarterly Manhattan loft market data in various metrics …. Blame it on The Miller (for giving me the numbers); blame it on Diane Ramirez (for calling the bottom); blame it on the Red Sox

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Manhattan loft market outperforms in volume (big) + absorption

nice (rare) consensus among firms!Yesterday I beat up a little bit on Vivian Toy’s traditionally formatted New York Times article about the 4 major quarterly Manhattan real estate market reports for the Third Quarter and a bit more on the

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