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De Blasio Should Mandate Affordable Housing In City RFPs

Oct 30, 2013

Bill de Blasio¹s goal of building or preserving 200,000 affordable housing units during his all-but-certain mayoral administration is laudable, but it is also causing unnecessary angst in the real estate

Last Updated (Wednesday, October 30, 2013 10:30 PM)

 

Op-Ed: The Next Mayor Owns NYCHA

Oct 15, 2013

The New York City Housing Authority got more than just a new board of directors last month. The agency got a whole new management structure. Not that the new board will

 

Op-Ed: Rikers Island Prices

Sep 26, 2013

You’ll be surprised about one of the most expensive residential neighborhoods in New York. The average Manhattan studio apartment rents for about $1,953 a month according to a recent survey,

Last Updated (Thursday, September 26, 2013 11:56 AM)

 

Op-Ed: Domestic Violence, Homelessness And The Next Mayor

Sep 10, 2013

Domestic violence is an issue that deserves the attention of New York City's mayoral candidates. It impacts every neighborhood in all five boroughs and is a leading cause of homelessness

Last Updated (Tuesday, September 10, 2013 03:59 PM)

 

Op-Ed: Preservation Can Contribute To Affordability

Aug 06, 2013

In July, the Real Estate Board of New York went on a media blitz, touting their latest report blasting landmark preservation in New York City. This is part of REBNY’s

Last Updated (Tuesday, August 06, 2013 03:14 PM)