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The New Class

Today's facepalm-inducing trend piece sics brokers onto a new specimen of Manhattan apartment high-renters: bloggers and tech geeks. Notably, the proportion of renters employed in the tech field has risen in the past five years thanks to expanded outposts in the city for Google, Facebook and Twitter. Beware of those youngsters, though; they'll want all the "ubiquitous" Wi-Fi, movie screening rooms, fire pits, and arcades they can get their hands on. [WSJ]