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Horsing Around

As the inevitable day draws closer when de Blasio will banish horse-drawn carriages from the city, stable owners have to decide whether to answer to the siren call of developers. The four remaining city stables are on the far west side, which is seeing a revitalization with the development of Hudson Yards, Manhattan West, and the 7-train extension. A real estate attorney to NYDN: "Any competent lawyer is going to say to these guys 'Look, you're out of options. You're either going to sell now or you're going to be leaving money on the table.'" [NYDN; previous]