New York City is one of the most expensive real estate markets in the world, and it regularly tops lists of the most expensive markets in the United States. It is known for its powerful tenants' union and difficult eviction process. What then makes NYC real estate investment attractive? Why do so many invest in NYC real estate market?
The truth is that NYC real estate investment is not one thing. There are radical differences between over-priced and over-built luxury areas and the relatively affordable neighborhoods where people compete for apartments and homes. And there are neighborhoods where people want to live and pay a premium to do so. That’s why all real estate is, ultimately, local.