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Freedom! 2,000 businesses to escape commercial rent tax
December 01, 2017 08:59AM
Some 2,000 businesses in Manhattan won’t have to pay a pesky commercial rent tax. The City Council approved a bill on Thursday that will...
At the desk of: Dan Garodnick
November 08, 2017 04:15PM
From the November issue: City Council member Dan Garodnick represents New York City’s 4th District, which spans a large swath of Manhattan’s East Side, from...
City Council vs. de Blasio: Mayor isn’t a fan of reformed commercial rent tax
August 22, 2017 09:50AM
A proposal to declaw Manhattan’s commercial rent tax has pitted Mayor Bill de Blasio against his own party. A City Council bill that seeks...
Get ready for a ton of new office space (maybe): City Council greenlights rezoning of Midtown East
August 09, 2017 03:20PM
The City Council on Wednesday cleared the way for 6.5 million square feet of new office space to rise in Midtown East. The council...
Does the proposed Midtown East rezoning incentivize Pfizer to skip town?
June 20, 2017 04:08PM
The density boost that the Pfizer headquarters will automatically get under the Midtown East rezoning means that the pharmaceutical giant has a great reason...
Could the Midtown East air rights floor price be on the chopping block?
June 06, 2017 04:50PM
City Council member Dan Garodnick on Tuesday introduced a bill that will require the city to audit every air rights sale in Midtown East...
The Feds should be on the hook for Trump Tower security costs: Mark-Viverito, Garodnick
December 02, 2016 12:40PM
City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Council member Dan Garodnick have launched a petition aimed at forcing the federal government — rather than New...
City puts noisy developers on notice
October 14, 2016 10:04AM
Developers may soon be forced to display their noise mitigation plans on construction site fences, thanks to a City Council bill aimed at catching...
Here’s the latest talk on the Midtown East rezoning
September 30, 2016 12:22PM
Is it strange that the city is helping the state pay for transit improvements? Sure, but the alternative, according to Councilman Daniel Garodnick, is...
37 state and city lawmakers make the case for 421g tenants
August 19, 2016 07:00AM
Residents of 90 West Street, who are suing their landlord Kibel Companies for allegedly deregulating apartments rent-stabilized under the 421g program, now have dozens...
Midtown East rezoning will likely be passed in 2017: Garodnick
February 03, 2016 12:25PM
Council member Dan Garodnick expects the Midtown East rezoning to pass before the next mayoral election in 2017. The remark, made at Wednesday’s B’nai B’rith real...
City Council passes tenant harassment legislation
August 14, 2015 11:05AM
The New York City Council passed legislation that is expected to sharply curtail the practice of landlords using “tenant relocation specialists” to push tenants out...
Steve Croman, Alma Realty among names on city-funded “bad landlords” watch list
August 11, 2015 03:25PM
Buoyed by a $1.25 million boost in City Council funding, tenant advocacy group Stabilizing NYC is running its own “bad landlords” watch list that...
City officials, UES residents discuss building height cap
July 28, 2015 05:55PM
City officials are discussing ways to stem the influx of residential skyscrapers on the Upper East Side that could include a height cap in...
Garodnick wants to kill commercial rent tax
July 08, 2015 10:30AM
Council member Daniel Garodnick introduced a bill in the spring that would adjust the threshold for the city’s commercial rent tax, and now he...
Midtown East rezoning makes advances
June 15, 2015 08:00AM
The process of rezoning Midtown East is moving ahead.
Manhattan beep unveils plan to speed up landmarks process
April 08, 2015 06:17PM
Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer unveiled a plan Wednesday to speed up and simplify the landmark review process. The legislation, to be co-introduced with...
Airbnb law hitting legitimate bed and breakfasts
December 26, 2014 09:35AM
Bed and breakfasts around the city are feeling the pressure from Airbnb.
Midtown East rezoning leaders: We’ll consult with unions
July 15, 2014 10:00AM
The leaders of the Midtown East rezoning steering committee pledged to consult city unions, clarifying their position after labor groups were left with no...
Pols reveal Midtown East steering committee details
July 09, 2014 06:00PM
On Wednesday politicians gave the city’s developers a better idea about who will devise recommendations meant to pave the way for the rezoning of...
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