Map Of Disappearing Subsidized Housing In NYC Addressed

affordable housing in harlem1Since 2012, a tenant protection group has helped restore 50,000 units of rent regulated housing in New York City that had been improperly deregulated, the New York Daily News reports. Continue Reading →

Brewer Ensures NYCHA Residents Are Heard In Albany

Brewer greets Manhattan public housing residents and leaders traveling to Albany this morningManhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer sponsored a bus to Albany today, helping dozens of Manhattan public housing residents and leaders participate in Public Housing Advocacy Day at the state capitol. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio: “The Largest Two Year Job Gain in New York City History”

Bill_de_Blasio_11-2-2013The City of New York today announced that based on an analysis of seasonally adjusted job numbers for January 2016 provided by the New York State Department of Labor, New York City has reached a record 4.29 million total jobs. Continue Reading →

Prepare Your Home Now If You Plan To Sell It This Spring

spring cleaning in harlem

By Brendon DeSimone

Selling a home doesn’t happen overnight. To maximize your sale price, stand out from the competition and sell quickly, your home needs to go on the market in tip-top condition. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: NYC Residential Sales Market Finishes Strong In 2015

east-harlem sliderNew York City’s residential sales market rounded out a year of robust activity with slight growth in average sales prices and sales volume throughout the five boroughs in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY)’s Fourth Quarter Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

Harlem Council Member Levine And Others Demand Lower Income Apartments And Inclusionary Housing

mark levine 2The City Council held its first day of hearings Tuesday on mandatory inclusionary housing, a major citywide policy that will mandate affordable units in all new developments planned on rezoned land. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Levine And Others To Hold Landlord Accountable For Dangerous Conditions

mark levine 2Elected officials and advocates rallied in front of buildings run by Durst-owned BCB Management in upper Manhattan to show support for rent-stabilized tenants living under dangerous conditions. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Toni Morrison’s Old Penthouse For $36 Mil

Toni Morrisons house downtownFrom the early 1900s when organized crime grew out of New York’s ethnic neighborhoods through the kidnapping scourge of the 1930s and race riots of the 1960s, the New York City Police Headquarters on Centre Street was at the center of it all. Continue Reading →

Most Expensive Home In Harlem: $4.8 Mil Mount Morris Park Brownstone

ISlqa8pjjudw4w000000000029 Mount Morris Park W, New York, NY 10027 – $4,850,000

This authentic brownstone which was built in 1909 and is replete with old world charm. This property offers the style and extraordinary proportions of an over-sized property for the area.

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Micro-Unit Buildings, Coming To A Harlem Lot Near You (video)

micro home.jpgSomething is happening in New York City, last month, we wrote about Micro Apartments Are On There Way To Harlem, and it was only a few weeks ago that nArchitects unveiled a video (below) showing off the units at the firm’s micro-units at 335 East 27th Street, better known as the My Micro NY building.

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