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After a Two-Year Freeze, NYC Renters to Face Increases

posted by on 01 July, 2017

We knew it was going to happen, and the Rent Guidelines Board made it official earlier this week, when the board’s 7-2 vote allowed rent increases for up to 1.25 percent for one-year leases, and 2 percent for two-year leases.

Trump's Budget Targets Tax Preparers

posted by on 22 June, 2017

In his 2018 budget, President Donald Trump has decided to keep an Obama era proposal to authorize the IRS to regulate all paid tax return preparers. 

Think Your Landlord Is Mean? Be Thankful He isn't Jared Kushner

posted by on 28 May, 2017

Garnished wages, legal harassment, misleading accusations – these are just some of the ways Jared Kushner would make your life difficult. 

A Brooklyn Building Owner Decides Spreading Love is the Brooklyn Way

posted by on 23 May, 2017

After public outcry, a building owner will allow the two-story “King of NY” mural of legendary Bed-Stuy rapper Biggie Smalls, a.k.a the Notorious B.I.G., to remain on his building, reports DNAinfo.

Faced With High Rents, Young New Yorkers Aren't Leaving the Nest

posted by on 22 May, 2017

A new survey released last year revealed that for the first time in 130 years, young people ages 18 to 34 are more likely to be living with parents than with a romantic partner.

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