This article is 2 months old as of today and was written before QC was born, but it's been dusted off for your reading displeasure:
They actually want you to believe that single family homes are being torn down and rebuilt by their owners. Yeah, OK. Why is the numbnut in the photo standing in front of a pricey attached house from the 1920s that's for sale? Is he looking for a new owner who will tear it down and build something modern in its place?
This was in the Queens Chronicle on 12-7-06.