The past decade has been the best of times—and the worst of times—in real estate. The recession cut access to capital, leading to slow development growth in New York. Fortunately, developers and buyers are coming back with a vengeance. As 2013 draws to a close, The Observer looked back at some of the challenges and high points of the past year, and what we have to look forward in the very near future. This is what’s in and what’s out in the New York market.