Gallery: $10 Two-Bedroom Apartment Deal Comes Through for Old Mars Bar ...

In an expensive city like New York, $10 doesn’t get you much. But for nine tenants who occupied two small buildings along Second Avenue for decades, their ten bucks will buy them a two bedroom, tax-free apartment in a fancy pants luxury high-rise. The tenants struck a deal with BFC Partners a few years ago to buy cooperative units in a new 12-story, 65-unit building called Jupiter 21, where market rate rents range from $3,000 to $10,000 per month. Now complete, the tenants are finally ready to move in to their new digs overlooking the Manhattan Bridge.

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1 Comment

  1. elarue May 3, 2013 at 2:12 pm
    Ooh! I wish I had one of those! :-D