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So You're Moving to the Big City...

posted by on 29 August, 2017

According to DNAinfo.com, with a flood of students moving into new apartments right before the school year, and a new set of graduates starting new jobs in September, the end of August is one of the busiest times of year for renters.

New York City to Offer Legal Aid to Low-Income Tenants

posted by on 24 August, 2017

Earlier this month, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed legislation guaranteeing most low-income tenants access to lawyers if they face eviction, making New York the first city in the country to offer such protections.

New York Rents Are On The Rise; Wages, Not So Much

posted by on 23 August, 2017

New York City rents are rising twice as fast as wages, according to a recent story by DNAinfo.com, and New Yorkers are feeling it in their pockets disproportionately.

IRS Penalties For Tax Mistakes Are On The Rise

posted by on 22 August, 2017

A recent IRS report suggests that tax penalties for mistaken or missed payments for non-wage earners are up  33% jump — from almost 7.5 million to nearly 10 million — over the last 10 years.

NYC Leads the Nation in New Rental Apartments

posted by on 03 August, 2017

According to the website RentCafe.com, New York City leads the country as the city with the most new rental units scheduled to hit the market by the end of this year.