22 Aug '11, 4am

Timeshare A Backyard? Yes A Piece Of Summer In The LES

Timeshare A Backyard? Yes A Piece Of Summer In The LES photo by Bonnie Hulkower Only in New York, where space is scarce and summer is brief would one be able to pay to rent a backyard for a few hours. But that is what my friend Ben Pomeroy, of Now or Never radio, did last week. He rented a space called "Timeshare Backyard". Timeshare Backyard is a formerly vacant lot at 145 Ludlow Street in Manhattan's Lower East Side which for the month of August has been transformed into a suburban style backyard, complete with grass and a white picket fence. View the entire comment thread.

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