The Afternoon Wrap: Thursday

  • Those poor Duke players: First they were accused of a horrific crime, now they’ll never be accepted by Manhattan co-op board members that know how to use Internet search engines. [Gawker]
  • Everyone remotely connected to the real-estate business now feels it utterly necessary to put pictures of themselves on their business cards. Even the wolfish, ugly brokers! [Matrix]
  • What kind of West Village condo turns down 15 offers, including an offer $300,000 over the asking price? A condo that’s lucky enough to be on the market in 2007. [Curbed]
  • Gaze above at the Second Avenue subway‘s long-awaited glory! We’ll have to wait a bit longer for those renderings to become a reality, but the East Side will be rewarded with rare underground “natural light and column-free corridors.” [NY Mag]

    Max Abelson

    The Afternoon Wrap: Thursday