Recent Posts

Tamantra Bowen Finally Gets a Break

posted by on 17 May, 2017

The New York Times recently profiled 21-year old Tamantra Bowen, an immigrant from Guyana, who has cerebral palsey and spent some time living in homeless shelters.

Politicians Sue City Over Racially Biased, Unfair Property Tax System

posted by on 08 May, 2017

Politicians have complained for years that New York City’s system of taxing property is unfair and hurts lower-income homeowners and renters and now according to the NY Daily News, politicians filed a law suit claiming that it is also racially biased.

How Trump's Tax Plan May Affect You

posted by on 08 May, 2017

President Donald Trump unveiled a bare-bones outline for an even more bare new tax code.  While it's still too early to tell what all the proposed changes will mean for Americans, the Washington Post suggested six changes that could affect you.

Spring Is Here and the Real Estate Market is In Full Bloom!

posted by on 24 April, 2017

A recent New York Times story claimed that "for the first time in years, apartment hunters and tenants renewing leases have the upper hand."

Expecting a Tax Refund? Here Are Six Smart Ways To Spend It.

posted by on 24 April, 2017

So, you know that "loan" you gave Uncle Sam last year?  Well, your tax "refund" is him giving it back to you.  So how are you going to spend it?