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The History of Wall Street

December 15, 2017   /    Fun Facts About NYC   /    Comments Off on The History of Wall Street

New York City is considered one of the most financially powerful cities in the world, and Wall Street is a major reason for this. Located in the Financial District, Wall Street is home to the most prominent stock exchanges in the United States, including the New York Stock Exchange. In addition to being New York City’s business center, FiDi also has a rich history that doesn’t match any other NYC neighborhood. Did you ever wonder how Wall Street rose to become the financial center of the United States? Continue reading to learn how this street in the Financial District became one of the biggest financial powerhouses in the world.
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The History of Post Towers

November 15, 2017   /    Fun Facts About NYC , NYC Community Spotlights   /    Comments Off on The History of Post Towers

Was Post Towers Ever Home to the New York Post?

The answer to this question is yes. Post Towers became an apartment community in 1999; before that, it was a commercial building that served as the headquarters for The New York Post and The Bank of New York. Like many other places within the Financial District, Post Towers has a unique history. Learn more below.

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Iconic Songs about New York City

June 30, 2017   /    Fun Facts About NYC   /    Comments Off on Iconic Songs about New York City

New York is the biggest city in the United States, and is one of the most famous cities in the world. Thanks to this popularity, many songs have been written focusing on many different aspects of the city. If you want to get in a New York mood, take a listen to one of the well-known New York songs listed below.

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