StreetEasy MediaRoom - Press Releases (Housing Market/Rental Research) MediaRoom Manhattan Homes Took 2 Weeks Longer to Sell Than Last Year Queens homes sold the fastest and spent six fewer days on the market than last year, according to the August 2017 StreetEasy Market Reports Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:00:00 -0400 NYC Rents Hit All-Time Highs in July Rising rents paired with fewer rental discounts across Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens signal a competitive market for renters this summer, according to the July 2017 StreetEasy Market Reports Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:00:00 -0400 Rents Have Increased Twice as Fast as Wages in New York City Since 2010 Median wages in NYC increased 1.8% annually since 2010, while rents rose at more than twice that rate over the same period, according to StreetEasy's annual rent affordability report Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:00:00 -0400 Tight Inventory Pushes Up New York City Home Prices Median home sale prices rose the most in Queens, up 8.3 percent over the past year, according to the Q2 2017 StreetEasy Market Reports Fri, 28 Jul 2017 05:00:00 -0400 Buyers Seeking Low-Priced Homes Face Stiff Competition in May In the bottom end of the market, home prices increased 11.8 percent in Manhattan and 3 percent in Brooklyn since this time last year, according to the May 2017 StreetEasy Market Reports Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:00:00 -0400