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Soho and Artist-In-Residence are back in the news, oddly

“hunting”? “harassing” really??I found this headline from DNAInfo Tuesday rather bizarre, Group Hunts Non-Artists Wrongly Living in SoHo and NoHo Lofts, and the article only slightly less so. It sounds as though some folks are targeting undocumented immigrants residents; in

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prime Soho original artist loft at 100 Wooster sells immediately for $600/ft

another one bites the dustThe “2,000 sq ft” “classic”, “quintessential”, “rare”, “authentic” artist loft I hit last week (July 21, no mistaking the condition of artist loft at 184 Grand Street that sold for $710/ft) sold for (you guessed, right?)

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no mistaking the condition of artist loft at 182 Grand Street that sold for $710/ft

“classic”, “quintessential”, “rare”, “authentic”The Manhattan loft #2E at 182 Grand Street was marketed with a historical marker (“currently serves as the studio for a working artist”) and every picture in the listing tells that story. Yes, the floor plan of

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political response to Soho artist +/or zoning 'problem'?

how grassy are your roots?I attended the community meeting in Soho last night previewed (briefly) in yesterday’s New York Post, along with (I estimate) 250 to 300 others. Before seeing notices for this meeting, I had not heard of the

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16 Greene Street loft sells as endangered species (with a scarcity premium?)

(not that there’s any protection for them)It is nice that the Manhattan loft #2N floor of 16 Greene Street came with a warning label as an “authentic SoHo artists loft, a real throwback to the 70s”: “COULD BE THE LAST

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it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless 'victims' come forward

number crunching cannot get you thereOne way to look at how different people talk about A.I.R. in Soho is whether they think it is “a problem” or whether they think it is like white noise (always present, more or less,

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it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless 'victims' come forward

number crunching cannot get you thereOne way to look at how different people talk about A.I.R. in Soho is whether they think it is “a problem” or whether they think it is like white noise (always present, more or less,

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is renter protection the thorniest (and separable) piece of the Soho artist in residence puzzle?

[update: I added some more to the mix with my March 7, it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless ‘victims’ come forward] once more into the breachIt has been quite

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is renter protection the thorniest (and separable) piece of the Soho artist in residence puzzle?

[update: I added some more to the mix with my March 7, it is impossible to prove that the Soho artist in residence regulations are a resale problem unless ‘victims’ come forward] once more into the breachIt has been quite

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true artist loft sells at 140 Grand Street at $938/ft, but that's only half the story

the other half begins just over a mile northThe sale of the Manhattan loft #3WF at 140 Grand Street on February 3 caught my eye this morning for a bunch of reasons. First, it is the latest news (deed was

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