The Price of Security in Real Estate

David Bates / May 2, 2013-12:35 pm

What’s the surcharge you are paying for real estate safety?

My featured column in Curbed focused on the decisions people make to be safe in real estate.

They choose amenities such as safer neighborhoods, upper floors, doorman buildings and long term fixed-rate mortgages.

What are the costs associated with safety?

Check out my column and find out!


In real estate, there are costs associated with hitting the panic button. What are the costs?