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Not Quite A Landmark

What's it like to live in landmark limbo? Better than actually being a landmark, according to some building owners. For decades, the Landmarks Preservation Campaign has had a to-do list of buildings to consider for landmark status, and the owners of those properties now need to decide if they still want it. Pros? No one can raze your house. Cons? Having to paint your house the exact color it was a century ago, even if that means "a somber shade of gray," as one Staten Island home owner discovered. "That was the last thing I wanted." [NYT; previously]