As if the coming park on the High Line wasn't enough of a draw already to the southern tip of the Meatpacking District, the corner of Gansevoort and Washington Streets will also be getting a huge world-class art museum designed by Italian starchitect Renzo Piano. For those who have always feared the grime-and-glitz of MePa, the High Line and the Whitney suddenly make the neighborhood a desirable location?to roost! The surrounding area, not known for great housing stock, should still hit the stratosphere over the next few years. We scoured the Internets, and here are a handful of open houses just a hop, skip and jump away from the future Whitney and High Line main entrance. Maybe, just maybe, the sellers don't know what's going on?
· Weekend Open House Tour archives [Curbed]