Greenwich Village Duplex Loft for Sale Comes With a Balcony

Overhead view of a large room with two big windows and an exposed brick wall.

This week for Truly Terrific we considered, among others, an almost all-black loft on Bowery and a Park Slope duplex with a ton of outdoor space. But ultimately, we chose this gut-renovated duplex loft housed behind a landmark cast-iron façade, featuring two massive arched windows and a Juliet balcony overlooking Broadway. The unit is in Bleecker Court, which has a mix of prewar and postwar structures with 243 apartments overall and a common entrance on Bleecker Street.

Compared to similar units for sale in the building, this apartment is particularly open and spacious, with a sizable dining nook

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With NYC Influx, Greenwich Area Home Prices Rise Fastest in U.S.

(Bloomberg) — With New Yorkers rushing to the suburbs, Fairfield County, Connecticut — the home of tony Greenwich — suddenly has the fastest-rising real estate prices in the U.S.

The median home price climbed 33% in September from a year earlier to $499,000, while sales jumped 80%, according to data from brokerage Redfin. By both measures, the county was the hottest U.S. housing market, based on an analysis of the largest metropolitan areas in the U.S.

Housing Rush

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Housing Rush

The pandemic is fueling a rush to the suburbs as New Yorkers leave tight quarters in the city and hunt for more space to quarantine as coronavirus cases climb. The city’s employers now mostly operate with remote workforces, allowing people to telecommute from anywhere.

Read more: Greenwich Home Purchases Soar to a Decade High on NYC Exodus

Fairfield County is home to expensive towns like Greenwich and nearby New Canaan,

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