I've been writing about New York often lately. I'm not sure why, but I have to mention the real estate article, "Every Penny Counts" in the Sunday Times. It is a shining beacon of hope that I too can buy my own apartment one day. Like the people profiled in the article I'm not an investment banker nor do I have a ton of cash stashed somewhere (i.e. my parents). But I know with adjustments, discipline and time, I too will be able to buy an apartment. Click here to read the entire article.