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Nine NYC hotspots you should definitely hit on your next trip.

I’m an NYC local — here are 9 things you should see and skip when you visit

New York City is home to nearly endless attractions — here's what you should make sure not to miss when you're there.
The cost of living in New York City is at least 68% higher than the US average.

How much it costs to rent in 28 Manhattan neighborhoods, ranked from the least expensive to the most

The cost of living in NYC is notoriously high — the average rent of a Manhattan apartment is $3,667. From SoHo and the East Village to the Upper East Side, we ranked Manhattan neighborhoods from the most to least affordable rent. See the average rent for your NYC neighborhood.
The first wave of runners make their way across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge during the start of the New York City Marathon.

The 3 most commonly spoken languages in every New York City neighborhood

New York City draws people from around the world to boroughs including Brooklyn and Manhattan, speaking a plethora of languages. Using census data from the Minnesota Population Center, we found the three most commonly spoken languages in each neighborhood.

This mesmerizing GIF shows how Manhattan doubles in size during the daily commute

Watch how New Yorkers commute over the course of a week with this GIF, using data from the MTA turnstile database and US Census estimates. At Midtown's peak, it has over 680,000 people during the day, more than 10 times its overnight population.
A rendering of the East Side Coastal Resiliency Project, part of the larger BIG U.

Manhattan plans to build a massive $1 billion wall and park to guard against the next inevitable superstorm

Ambitious plans on a giant flood barrier on the edge of Manhattan are moving forward. Designed by Bjarke Ingels Group, the project includes a park, seawall, and levees. HUD and the City of New York have given nearly $1 billion toward the project.

Trump Tower and other skyscrapers across New York City have a critical design flaw that makes them more dangerous during fires

In the 1990s, Donald Trump lobbied against retrofitting New York City's older skyscrapers with sprinklers, likely making them more dangerous during fires.
A fire broke out at Trump Tower on Saturday, April 7, 2018.

1 man dead after apartment fire breaks out at Trump Tower

One person was killed after a four-alarm blaze broke out at Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan on Saturday, New York City authorities said.

Manhattan home sales plunge to the slowest pace since 2009 as buyers fight for bigger discounts

Manhattan's housing market is "resetting," said Jonathan Miller, the CEO of the real-estate appraiser Miller Samuel.
Emergency responders at the scene of a manhole cover explosion in downtown Manhattan on March 22, 2018

A manhole just exploded in downtown Manhattan — here’s why that happens

On Thursday afternoon, a manhole exploded in lower Manhattan. The sound resounding for blocks. Manhole cover explosions are common in the city. Here's why.