It's summer, huzzah! But while this means sandy weekends and frozen margs for most of us, summer also marks the beginning of the slow sales season for our broker friends. But one category never goes out of shopping style: the bargain. People are always on the hunt for a good cheapie, so as a little low-season experiment, we decided to search for open houses priced at a maximum of $300,000. Do such apartments exist in Manhattan? Yes indeed, and most of them are in and around Washington Heights. Parents want to buy you a starter apartment for when you begin Columbia in the fall? Then click through the above. The first apartment is only $159,000!
· Weekend Open House Tour archives [Curbed]