No One Knows Why This Abandoned New York Mansion Is Still Empty

September 27, 2017 | Matt

A Mysterious Mansion, Abandoned For Reasons Unknown
Bryan Sansivero

Real estate in New York City is some of the most expensive in the world. It’s also one of Earth’s most crowded places, with about 8.5 million people living within city limits. That doesn’t leave a lot of room for unused space. Certainly not a giant, empty mansion.

Nevertheless, just a few miles away from Times Square sits this huge, derelict mansion that hasn’t been occupied in years.

Why hasn’t anyone lived there? Why hasn’t it been dozed and had apartments built on the land? What’s inside? Click ahead to find out.

All photos used in this article were taken by a photographer named Bryan Sansivero. Learn more about Bryan by visiting his Instagram and homepage.