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    33 Ways Manhattan's East Village Has Changed In Only 7 Years

    For better or for worse.

    Using Google's awesome new time travel tool, here's what gentrification looks like.

    Astor Place: September 2007

    Astor Place: September 2013

    10th Street between Avenue C and D: September 2007

    A garage.

    10th Street between Avenue C and D: August 2013

    Condos.

    Mural on Avenue C: September 2007

    Mural on Avenue C: August 2013

    Bowery and 4th Street: September 2007

    Nothing.

    Bowery and 4th Street: August 2013

    Condos.

    Cooper Square: September 2007

    RIP Asian Pub.

    Cooper Square: August 2013

    Cooper Square: September 2007

    Nothing.

    Cooper Square: August 2013

    Cooper Union.

    4th Street and Lafayette: September 2007

    Halloween pop-up store.

    4th Street and Lafayette: August 2013

    SoulCycle and Blink Gym.

    Avenue A and Houston: September 2007

    Houston Deli & Grocery.

    Avenue A and Houston: August 2013

    Union Market.

    Second Avenue and 9th Street: September 2007

    Second Avenue and 9th Street: August 2013

    St. Marks: September 2007

    St. Marks: September 2013

    A (now closed) 7-Eleven.

    3rd Avenue and 11th Street: September 2007

    Construction.

    3rd Avenue and 11th Street: August 2013

    The Smith and TD Bank.

    Broadway and 13th Street: September 2007

    Forbidden Planet.

    Broadway and 13th Street: September 2013

    Zumiez.

    The Bowery: September 2007

    The Bowery: August 2013

    Broadway and 10th Street: September 2007

    Blockbuster.

    Broadway and 10th Street: August 2013

    A real estate company.

    9th Street and 1st Avenue: September 2007

    Angelica's Herbs.

    9th Street and 1st Avenue: September 2013

    The Bean.

    1st Avenue: September 2007

    A diner.

    1st Avenue: August 2013

    Papa Johns.

    Avenue B and 13th Street: September 2007

    A pet grooming salon.

    Avenue B and 13th Street: January 2013

    Subway.

    Avenue B and 12th Street: September 2007

    Sylvia Del Villard Program center.

    Avenue B and 12th Street: August 2013

    Condos.

    6th Street and 2nd Avenue: September 2007

    Chinese & Japanese restaurant.

    6th Street and 2nd Avenue: August 2013

    Spice restaurant.

    Where the old CBGBs used to be: September 2007

    Where the old CBGBs used to be: August 2013

    The mural on Houston: September 2007

    The mural on Houston: August 2013

    Astor Place: September 2007

    Astor Place: September 2013

    11th Street between 2nd and 1st Avenue: September 2007

    Parking garage.

    11th Street between 2nd and 1st Avenue: August 2013

    Condos.

    11th Street between 2nd and 1st Avenue: September 2007

    Nothing.

    Avenue C between 9th and 10th Streets: August 2013

    Condos.

    Avenue D: September 2007

    Nothing.

    Avenue D: August 2013

    Condos and The Tyra Banks T-Zone.

    9th Street Between Avenue B and C: September 2007

    Nothing.

    9th Street Between Avenue B and C: August 2013

    Condos.

    12th Street between Avenue A and B: September 2007

    A church and a building.

    12th Street between Avenue A and B: September 2013

    Nothing.

    14th Street and 3rd Avenue: September 2007

    14th Street and 3rd Avenue: September 2013

    A fancy burger place.

    The other side of 3rd Avenue and 14th Street: September 2007

    The other side of 3rd Avenue and 14th Street: September 2013

    Condos.

    14th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue: September 2007

    DVD store.

    14th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenue: August 2013

    IHOP and 7-Eleven.

    2nd Avenue and 1st Street: September 2007

    Mars bar.

    2nd Avenue and 1st Street: August 2013

    Condos and probably a bank.

    Avenue B and 5th Street: September 2007

    A nursing home and bodega.

    Avenue B and 5th Street: August 2013

    Condos and a restaurant.

    4th Street between Avenue A and B: September 2007

    A construction office.

    4th Street between Avenue A and B: August 2013

    Condos.

    All photos via Google Maps.