The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show NYC Apartments are the New Swiss Bank Accounts Listen 27 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/384218/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend NYC apartment buildings. i Andrew Rice, contributing editor at New York Magazine, looks at New York real estate as "the new Swiss bank account" where foreign buyers are parking their (sometimes ill-gotten) gains.