Obama administration expands mortgage support for unemployed … and more

July 08, 2011 08:25AM

1. Obama administration expands mortgage aid for the unemployed

2. Usher checks out a penthouse at 115 Allen Street

3. What purchasing a townhouse reveals about you

4. Living just outside the action in Riverdale
5. Council member Charles Barron says deals with aide Andre Mitchell are legitimate

6. Vacancy rates climb in U.S. shopping centers [Bloomberg]
7. New arts venue coming to Greenpoint
[Brooklyn Based]

8. Financing for foreign buyers at New Jersey’s 77 Hudson [NYT]
9. The Constable building draws tenants to Soho [NYDN]

10. City urged to protect 1867 Richmond Hill house
[Queens Chronicle]

11. Full rendering of Toll Brother’s 205 Water Street released

12. Custom features sell condos quicker

13. The grass is greener, neighbors more polite in Parkchester [NYDN]
14. If architect Frank Lloyd Wright had gotten his way, the Bowery would be a hub of skyscrapers [NYT]
15. Stribling vice president purchases Park Avenue pad for $2.49M [NYO]
16. Japanese-American artist sells Hamptons estate to benefit earthquake victims [NYT]