Turns out we're not the only ones who like good news about the New York real estate market...
New York is still New York--it's the planet's best-equipped city when it comes to stuff like this.
Bonuhttp://newconstructionmanhattan.com/condos-near-museums/american-museum-of-natural-historyses for first-time buyers go a long way to increasing consumer confidence.
Luxury condos are still selling just fine.
"I think this is the best market for buyers in a very long time," says Dolly Lenz, vice chair of Prudential Douglas Elliman. "Inventory is plentiful so there are sellers willing to negotiate to capture the sale. And the interest rates are at historical lows. It's the perfect storm for buyers."