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"I've got something in what used to be a decrepit, run-down, unfashionable area."
Tags:real estate, estate agent, estate agents, properties, new home, new homes, gentrification, hipster, hipsters, run down, run-down, run down area, run down areas, renovating, renovation, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, taste, tastes, middle class, middle-class, urban, urban neighbourhood, urban neighbourhoods, urban neighborhood, urban neighborhoods, urban planning, social inequality
"Instead of just sitting around, why don't you kids go out and co-opt some black culture?"
Tags:black culture, appropriate, appropriates, appropriating, appropriation, cultural appropriation, african american, african americans, gentrify, gentrifies, gentrifying, gentrification, steal, steals, stealing, co-opt, co-opts, co-opting, lazy, laziness, motivate, motivates, motivating, motivation, racial divide, racial division, racial divisions, cool, coolness
Gentrification of the Fridge.
Tags:fridge, fridges, food, ice box, refrigerator, gentrification, gentrify, hipster, hipsters, hipster food, food trends, food fads, faddy foods, faddy food, food fad, artisan food, cold brew, hemp milk, vegan, vegans, kale, middle-class food, middle class food, middle-class, middle-class, food snob, food snobs, connoisseur, connoisseurs, displacement, nutritionist, nutritionists, dietician, dietitian, dieticians, foodie, foodies, millennial, millennials
Tags:meta, irony, ironies, ironic, hipster, hipsters, gentrify, gentrifies, gentrifying, gentrification, brooklyn, brooklynite, brooklyn hipster, brooklyn hipsters, hot dog, hot dogs, hot dog stand, hot dog stands, downscale, prosperity, prosperous, overeducated, insufferable, poverty tourism, poverty tourist, lark, larks, upper class, upper classes, snob, snobs, snobby
Tags:neighbourhood, neighbourhoods, good neighbourhood, good neighbourhoods, bad neighbourhood, nice neighbourhood, nice neighbourhoods, bad neighbourhoods, affordable neighbourhood, affordable neighbourhoods, unaffordable neighbourhood, unaffordable neighbourhoods, neighborhood, neighborhoods, good neighborhood, good neighborhoods, nice neighborhood, nice neighborhood, bad neighborhood, bad neighborhoods, affordable neighborhood, affordable neighborhoods, unaffordable neighborhood, unaffordable neighborhoods, house prices, housing crisis, gentrification, gentrified, gentrifying
The Neighborhood at a Glance
Tags:neighbourhood, neighborhood, used books, bookstore, bookstores, bookshop, bookshops, bookseller, booksellers, second hand books, gentrification, deli, deli, delicatessen, delicatessens, jogging, jogger, joggers, glance, glances, preview, previews, neighbour, neighbours, neighbor, neighbors, city, city living, city life, urban, urban living
"Hear this. The new 'in' place is the Bronx."
Tags:shock, shocked, shocking, borough, boroughs, new york, new york city, the bronx, brooklyn, hipster, hipsters, develop, developing, development, gentrification, gentrificate, wealth, wealthy, urban development, improve, improvements, trend, trends, surprise, surprises, surprising, trend follower, trend followers, class, upper class, move, moves, moving
Gentrification of the fridge
Tags:gentrification, food, drink, drinks, food trends, trend, trends, trendy, artisan, organic, healthy, health, natural, kale, gluten-free, gluten free, soy, chia, flax, grains, hemp, ipa, india pale ale, craft beer, craft beers, fridge, fridge, refrigerator, refrigerators, healthy eating, eating healthy, health foods, modern life
The Joads of Silicon Valley in Kiwis of Wrath
Tags:john steinbeck, steinbeck, books, book, book pun, book puns, pun, puns, literature, novel, novels, classic novel, classic novels, classic american novel, classic american novels, moving move, moved, movers, dust bowl, gentrification, silicon valley, gentrify, tech bubble, tech, migration, migrate, car, cars, auto, autos, overloaded, overload, overwhelmed, market crash, san francisco, san francisco bay, bay area
"And this is Ann Braverman - one of the legendary ladies of Stuyvesant Town."
Gentrification: Ground Zero
Tags:ground zero, gentrified, gentrification, shop, shops, sell out, sells out, selling out, stone age, stone aged, neanderthal, neanderthals, shopping center, shopping centers, strip mall, strip malls, shopping centre, shopping centres, store, stores, corporation, corporations, corporate sellout, corporate sellouts, chain restaurant, chain restaurants
"It's all become so Disneyfied."
Tags:disneyfication, fish, sea, ocean, gentrification, censor, censorship, safe, editing, natural world, environmental destruction, safe entertainment, man made environments, man made environments, mermaid, mermaids, nature, natural world, sellout, sellouts, selling out, sold out, authentic, authenticity, inauthentic, fake, fakes, tourist trap, tourist traps, tourist, tourism, corporate, big corporation, mega corporation
"I'm not going to fall for that routine where you try and stall until the neighborhood gentrifies."
Tags:gentrify, gentrifies, gentrification, stall, stalls, stalling, mugger, muggers, mugging, muggings, robber, robbers, rob, robs, robbing, robbery, robberies, race, racial division, racial divisions, crimes, crime wave, crime waves, crime rate, crime rates, yuppie, yuppies, procrastinate, procrastinates, procrastinating, gullible, gullibility, steal, steals, stealing, racial divide, racial divides
Kevin's First Apartment
Tags:apartment, apartments, hipster, hipsters, gentrification, gentrify, gentrifying, bourgeois, rough neighborhood, rough neighborhoods, rough neighbourhood, rough neighbourhoods, big city, big cities, move out, moves out, moving out, worry, worries, worrying, cheap, cheap apartment, cheap apartments, rough area, rough areas, high crime
Plan B: Keystone Artist Lofts
"I remember when there were cavemen and Druids on the Upper West Side."
"Real estate values soar, cute boutiques proliferate, fine cuisine abounds. These are exciting times to live in Hoboken."
Tags:new jersey, nj, hoboken, real estate, property, properties, property values, real estate values, transformation, transforming, change, changing, changes, gentrification, gentrifying, urban renewal, economic development, development, developing, urban planning, community development, exciting, excitement
"I can remember when this was all farmland."
Tags:farm, farms, farmland, pig, pigs, reminisce, reminisces, reminiscing, nostalgia, nostalgic, rural, real estate, suburb, suburbs, suburban life, gentrify, gentrifies, gentrifying, gentrification, barnyard animal, barnyard animals, commute, commutes, commuter, commuters, commuting, housing development, housing developments, housing estate, housing estates, farm animal, farm animals
"It was an artist's loft. Now it's a lawyers loft."
"This is my wife, Katerina, formerly of Bloomingdale's."
"Keep your eyes open for one of those little stores that don't exist anymore."
Tags:high street, the high street, high streets, bankrupt, bankruptcy, going bankrupt, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, independent, independents, independent store, independents stores, economic crisis, financial crisis, economic crash, recession, the recession, drive, driving, driver, drivers, the death of the high street, gentrification, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, chain store, chain stores
"And you're sure they're gang colors?"
Tags:violence, street, street crime, mug, mugged, mugging, mob, mobs, mobster, mobsters, mob boss, mob bosses, mafia, mafia boss, mafioso, organised, organized, organised crime, organized crime, criminal, criminals, gang, gangs, generation, generation gap, collegiate, color, colors, colours, colour, consumerism, consumerist, gentrify, gentrified, gentrification, tailor, tailors, tie, ties, business casual, business dress, business wear, menswear, fashions
"Oh, I've been a rich man, a poor man, a beggar man, a thief, a doctor, a lawyer and now I'd like to try my hand at heading a native-American tribal organization."
Tags:native american, native americans, indian, indians, american indian, american indians, appropriate, appropriates, appropriation, gentrify, gentrifies, gentrification, gentrifying, diversity, diverse, branch out, branches out, branching out, career change, career changes, career path, career paths, career, careers, job, jobs, occupation, occupations
"This structure will be torn down and replaced by a new 44-story cookie."
Tags:gingerbread house, gingerbread houses, cookie house, cookie houses, real estate, real estate development, real estate developers, development, urban development, progress, progression, gentrification, gentrified, gentrify, housing markets, housing market, construction, construct, demolition, demolish, demolished, high rise, high rises, high rise apartments, high rise flats, holiday, holidays, christmas, yule, christmas decoration, christmas decorations
"Bad news, Sam, we're going haute and you have to take off your cap."
Tags:haute, haute cuisine, cuisine, high society, class, upper class, lower class, truck stop, restaurant, restaurants, waiter, waiters, hat, hats, cap, caps, baseball cap, dress, dress code, waiter, waiters, food, foodie, foodies, modern life, modern world, food lover, food lovers, regular, regulars, diner, diners, popularity, gentrify, gentrified, gentrification