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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces "micro-units" plan on Monday, July 9, 2012. Bloomberg called on designers to come up with a proposal for a Manhattan apartment building made up mostly of "micro-units, " defined as rentals with 275 to 300 square feet of living space. Submissions are due September 14, and winners will be chosen at the end of 2012, with the first micro-units to be developed by late 2013.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announces "micro-units" plan on Monday, July 9, 2012. Bloomberg called on designers to come up with a proposal for a Manhattan apartment building made up mostly of "micro-units, " defined as rentals with 275 to 300 square feet of living space. Submissions are due September 14, and winners will be chosen at the end of 2012, with the first micro-units to be developed by late 2013.

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Brooke Baldwin talks to Shaun Osher of HGTV's "Selling New York" about a proposal for 300 square foot apartments in NYC.

NY mayor proposes 300 square-foot homes

Brooke Baldwin talks to Shaun Osher of HGTV's "Selling New York" about a proposal for 300 square foot apartments in NYC.