NYC rental activity continued to surge during June — up 18 percent in Manhattan and 26 percent in Brooklyn — for a total of 11,539 lease signings.
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New York City rental activity jumped again during May — up 6 percent in Manhattan and 14 percent in Brooklyn — for a total of 9,628 lease signings.
The NYC residential market enjoyed a record-setting month: Against 2020, contract signings surged 640 percent in Manhattan and 418 percent in Brooklyn.
New York City’s rental market got a new lease on life in April: Against 2020, lease signings surged 383 percent in Manhattan and 228 percent in Brooklyn.
The Manhattan rental market surged during March: Rents were down across the borough, and contract signings jumped by an average of 220% over 2021.
February was an excellent time to be an apartment-hunter in Manhattan and Brooklyn: Rents dipped across both boroughs, but inventory dropped, too.
Optimism generated by the long-awaited arrival of COVID-19 vaccines may be having a positive effect on the rental market in Manhattan and Brooklyn.