Algonquin Hotel to undergo four-month renovation, housing prices in NYC exceed peak relative to median income … and more

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Nov.November 09, 2011 08:18 AM
Algonquin Hotel

1. Algonquin’s new ownership, Cornerstone, to close hotel for renovations starting in January

2. Brooklyn building collapse claims one life, as workers poured concrete from top down

3. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeks ways to simplify mortgage documents

4. Housing prices in NYC, LA, Boston are higher than peak — relative to median income

5. Queens landlord slays tenant, self with machete after rent dispute

6. Bleecker Tower owners find privacy despite floor-to-ceiling windows

7. Sales are rising in hard-hit U.S. cities thanks to wealthy buyers purchasing second homes

8. Another report finds NYC as top destination for commercial real estate investment

9. More U.S. housing markets are showing improvement, Texas markets are a bright spot

10. A financial planner details how he got sucked into the boom and eventually lost his home

11. Queens non-profit Hour Children builds affordable housing in LIC for women leaving prison

12. A list of the unheralded expenses to keep in mind as you purchase a home

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