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Tuesday, February 14, 2012
It's Happening All Over New York
Hipsters vs. Immigrants
No "war" really evident in this BBC clip, but if you watch it to the end, the pattern becomes obvious.
NYC neighborhoods: Immigrants > Artists > Hipsters/Yunnies/Whatever. Bottom line: The old "cheap" (ie, affordable) neighborhoods get eventually transformed into streets of highrises with high rents.