It's not enough anymore just to announce that Manhattan and Brooklyn apartments are getting more expensive. Brokers also must twist the knife. With the release of Corcoran's first-half market report, CEO Pamela Liebman says, "Just to live in one room... will cost you just under $400,000. And that doesn't even mean you'll get a view out that one window." (Thanks, Pam!) Full market analysis to come later today when Douglas Elliman releases its report.
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