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Rafael Salamanca and the Bronx (Credit: Getty Images, iStock)

Bronx councilman snuffs out another de Blasio rezoning

The losses keep piling up for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s rezoning plans. Bronx Council member Rafael Salamanca announced Wednesday...

Bronx councilman snuffs out another de Blasio rezoning
From left: Costa Constantinides, James Van Bramer and Donovan Richards (Credit: iStock)

Queens candidates to return some real estate cash

Real estate donors in the Queens borough president race will see some of their checks returned, but this time...

Queens candidates to return some real estate cash
Council Member Antonio Reynoso and a map of Bushwick Planning Framework (Click for more info)

Bushwick rezoning faces deadlock amid local opposition

With just two years left in Mayor de Blasio’s term, another one of the administration’s rezoning efforts is on...

Bushwick rezoning faces deadlock amid local opposition
Staten Island City Councilman Joe Borelli and City Council Speaker Corey Johnson (Credit: Getty Images)

Gentrification tax? Pols pitch fix for “completely screwed” system

City lawmakers are making another push to overhaul New York’s notoriously arcane property tax system. A proposal backed by...

Gentrification tax? Pols pitch fix for “completely screwed” system
City Council member Justin Brannan (Credit: iStock)

Landlords face mandate to install safety devices

Landlords may soon need to pay for extra features to accommodate senior and disabled tenants — but the city...

Landlords face mandate to install safety devices
Mayor Bill de Blasio (Credit: Getty Images)

Mayor agrees to require units for homeless in city-backed projects

The City Council has persuaded Mayor Bill de Blasio to require that some apartments in large city-financed projects be...

Mayor agrees to require units for homeless in city-backed projects
REBNY president Jim Whelan (right) and Council member Robert Cornegy (Credit: Getty Images and iStock)

REBNY asks city to help landlords pay for lead abatement

The Real Estate Board of New York is calling on the city to help landlords cover the costs of...

REBNY asks city to help landlords pay for lead abatement
Councilman Mark Levine (Credit: Getty Images)

Co-op owners get a quick fix on registration program aimed at rent-regulated apartments

After facing backlash from co-op owners, the City Council is moving to amend a law that requires landlords to...

Co-op owners get a quick fix on registration program aimed at rent-regulated apartments
From left: REBNY president Jim Whelan, the Downtown Alliance chairman Ric Clark, and the NYC Hospitality Alliance president Melba Wilson (Credit: Facebook, iStock, Melba's Restaurant)

Business groups seize chance to amend commercial waste bill

Industry groups are trying to exploit an opening in the fight over private waste collection. Almost 30 business organizations...

Business groups seize chance to amend commercial waste bill
The Daily Digest - Tuesday

SoftBank’s woes go far beyond WeWork, council bill targets commercial tenant harassment: Daily digest

Every day, The Real Deal rounds up New York’s biggest real estate news, from breaking news and scoops to announcements and deals. We update...

SoftBank’s woes go far beyond WeWork, council bill targets commercial tenant harassment: Daily digest
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