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by CareyBot

It is awfully tough to write about current clients given the possibility that they might read it, but I do have these current buyer clients I refer to in my head as "buyers 90210." The handle came about because of their relative youth (they're recent college graduates who want to be roommates) and because one of them works for a record company. I don't think these clients are naive Brandons by any means -- they grew up in the city -- but there is also a certain fresh-faced appeal about them that makes me want to mom them a little. I regard their desire for a cheap two-bedroom not as an impossibility, but as a challenge. One possibility is to sell them a one-bedroom they could subdivide, but in the world of New-York-City-is-not-like-anywhere-else this has to be sold to a co-op board. It ha...