"What's the story behind these two four-story apartment buildings on 9th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues? A perusal of Property Shark and the DOB reveal nothing, other than the fact that 495 9th, on the right, incurred a stop work order on renovations in 2001, and both 495 and 493 have received complaints, especially about children breaking in and playing in the abandoned spaces." Dear God. The potential disregard for big bucks. The f'ing horror. [Brownstoner]
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