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Feb 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

StreetEasy Launches StreetEasy Blog

 StreetEasy®, New York City's leading real estate marketplace, unveiled StreetEasy Blog, a new home for the latest StreetEasy...

Jan 30, 2015, 12:38 ET

Manhattan Condo Prices Reach Record High in Final Quarter of 2014; Price Increases Expected to Slow in 2015

Key facts: - Manhattan condo prices rose 8.4 percent in 2014 to a record high, ending 2014 with 24 consecutive months of price growth....

Jan 28, 2015, 12:00 ET
StreetEasy launches new 3-D floor plans for select for-sale listings in New York City.

StreetEasy Users Can Now Shop for Homes in 3-D

 Today, StreetEasy®, New York City's leading real estate marketplace, unveiled new interactive 3-D floor plans for select listings,...

Dec 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

Winter Seasonality Causes Manhattan Condo Inventory and Sales Activity to Fall; Expect Market Chill to Continue Into 2015

Key facts: - Total number of condos available in November fell 7.9 percent from October. - Pending sales in November were down 26.1...

Dec 10, 2014, 09:00 ET
StreetEasy predicts New York City's hottest neighborhoods of 2015.

StreetEasy: In 2015, Manhattan Condo Prices Will Increase at Half This Year's Pace; Brooklyn Will Be the Most Unaffordable Rental Market in New York City

While constrained inventory and high demand in Manhattan will carry over from 2014, StreetEasy predicts Manhattan condo sales prices will increase...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:00 ET
Homebuyers in the Manhattan condo market appeared to be taking advantage of two months of modest inventory gains and faltering price growth in October, giving pending sales of condos a 31 percent surge from September. This was the largest monthly increase in pending sales since May 2013, according to the October StreetEasy Manhattan Condo Market Report.

Manhattan Condo Market Sees Flurry of Activity From Buyers and Sellers Ahead of the Slower Winter Season

Key facts: - Pending condo sales, or condos that entered into contract, surged 31 percent from September, the largest monthly gain since...

Oct 31, 2014, 09:00 ET

Manhattan Inventory Remains Tight for Buyers, Co-op Supply Shrinks by More Than 10 Percent

Key facts: - Manhattan inventory across all home types (condos, co-ops and townhouses) fell 6 percent from the second to the third quarter...

Oct 01, 2014, 09:00 ET

Zillow and StreetEasy Expand to New Office in Manhattan; Named Among New York City's 2014 Best Places to Work

Zillow, Inc. (NASDAQ:Z), the leading real estate information and home-related marketplace, today announced it's expanding into larger offices in...

Sep 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

StreetEasy Reinvents NYC Home Search with New Fleet of Apps and Mobile Web Experience for Renters and Buyers

Today, StreetEasy®, the leading real estate marketplace in New York City, launched the company's first StreetEasy Android™ app,...

Sep 26, 2014, 09:00 ET
An encouraging sign for buyers, August inventory was 5.8 percent higher than a year ago, marking the third consecutive month inventory exceeded 2013 levels. (PRNewsFoto/StreetEasy)

Continued Constrain on Inventory and Record-High Manhattan Condo Prices in August Point to Challenging Fall for Buyers

Key facts: - Manhattan condo inventory fell for the third consecutive month in August, down 4.6 percent from July. Inventory is 18.9 percent...

Aug 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
Manhattan condo inventory in July was 16.2 percent below the five-year average, sending condo prices to the highest level in 19 years according to the StreetEasy Condo Price Index. (PRNewsFoto/StreetEasy)

Manhattan Condo Inventory Shows Largest Annual Increase in Nearly Five Years, But Boost Doesn't Shake Record-High Sale Prices

Key facts: - Manhattan condo inventory grew 5.4 percent in July 2014 compared to July 2013, the largest annual increase since October 2009....

Jul 30, 2014, 09:00 ET

Spring Brings Continued Signs of Easing Prices, But Majority of Manhattan Inventory Still Priced Above $1 Million

Key facts: - The median sale price in Manhattan for all home types rose 1.1 percent to $890,000 from Q1 the slowest quarterly growth since...

Jun 27, 2014, 09:00 ET

Rising Manhattan Condo Prices Lose Momentum as Spring Season Comes to a Close

Key facts: - Manhattan condo sale prices declined 1.4 percent from April to May, but remain 10.7 percent above year-ago levels, according to...

Jun 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

StreetEasy Unveils Brand New iPhone App for New York City Buyers and Renters

 Today, StreetEasy®, the leading real estate marketplace in New York City, launched the new StreetEasy iPhone® app, a completely...

May 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Manhattan Condo Sale Prices Report Largest Monthly Decline in 3.5 Years, According to New StreetEasy Manhattan Condo Market Report

Key facts: - Manhattan condo sale prices declined 1.4 percent in April, the largest monthly decline in 3.5 years, according to the...

Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Manhattan Buyers Face Tightest Inventory Since 2007, Condo Prices Surge Against Limited Supply

 The Manhattan market continues to heat up as the spring home buying season nears, with overall median sale prices up 6.5 percent to $900,000...

Feb 12, 2014, 16:52 ET

StreetEasy Relaunches With Free Consumer Model

 StreetEasy®, the leading real estate resource in New York City, today announced it is now offering access to StreeEasy's unparalleled...