Hudson River Park Tax plan may end up affecting more properties, appraisal system still broken … and more

August 12, 2011 05:50PM

1. Hudson River Park tax plan may affect more properties
[DNAinfo]

2. Deal breakers in real estate
[CNBC]

3. Fake building inspectors convicted
[AP via Brooklyn Eagle]

4. Appraisal system still broken, but in different way
[WSJ]

5. New Yorkers want more funding for MTA
[Streetsblog]

6. Ground Zero museum preparing for opening [City Hall News]
7. Elderly prefer to stay in Manhattan
[NYT]

8. 25 Broad Street regaining attention in Lower Manhattan
[WSJ]

9. Greenwich Village Country Cub coming to Greenwich Village with mini-golf [Eater]
10. Revival of “Rent” musical opens Off-Broadway
[NYT]

11. Israelis pitch tents in Times Square in support of Israeli protests against high rents
[Jerusalem Post]

12. Sunset park residents protest hotel’s plan for 24-hour music
[NYDN]

13. Nothing but tiramisu at new Village shop
[NYT]

14. Espada vows to sue over Soundview Health Clinic
[Post]

15. Firefighters unhappy with congressional candidate’s mosque TV ad [WNYC]
16. Pratt among winners of college architecture prize
[Brooklyn Eagle]

17. Karl Fisher replacing East Village house with 33 apartments
[Curbed]

18. Uniqlo launches ad campaign with tech company execs ahead of Manhattan store opening
[Mashable]

19. $4.2 million Pheasant Close cottage closes for $2.655 million [Curbed]
20. Plan to transform Brooklyn’s Fourth Avenue [Brooklyn Eagle]
21. No water slide at Coney Island [NYDN]