This article illustrates how one New Yorker chose between a house in Upstate and an apartment in Brooklyn. The New York Times interviewed Ms. Ashleigh Kaneski, a 37-year-old New Yorker, to tell her story why she initially decided to buy a house in the Catskills, but eventually chose to buy an apartment in Brooklyn.
Joyce Cohen, An Apartment in Brooklyn or a House Upstate? She Had the Budget for One,
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/10/29/realestate/29hunt-kaneski.html (Oct. 29, 2020)
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