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Glenwood will retrofit luxury towers, pay nearly $1M to settle federal accessibility lawsuit

Glenwood will retrofit luxury towers, pay nearly $1M to settle federal accessibility lawsuit

Leonard Litwin’s Glenwood Management will pay nearly $1 million and retrofit a handful of Manhattan apartment buildings after settling a Fair Housing Act lawsuit...

Preet Bharara hits Glenwood with wheelchair accessibility suit

Preet Bharara hits Glenwood with wheelchair accessibility suit

Leonard Litwin’s Glenwood Management is once again in the crosshairs of Manhattan’s U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara – this time...

Supreme Court ruling puts NYC affordable housing plan in peril

Supreme Court ruling puts NYC affordable housing plan in peril

A recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling that reinterprets the Fair Housing Act could threaten New York City’s longtime practice...

Federal ruling tightens the city’s fair housing policy

Federal ruling tightens the city’s fair housing policy

The city’s Department of City Planning will have to reach out to communities to talk about issues that have...

Schneiderman joins other AGs to tout fair housing act

Schneiderman joins other AGs to tout fair housing act

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman and attorneys general from 16 other states plan to request today that the...

Durst Organization charged with Fair Housing Act violations

Durst Organization charged with Fair Housing Act violations

Federal prosecutors slapped the Durst Organization with a lawsuit Wednesday, charging that the developer’s Helena tower is in violation...

Queens firm charged with violating fair housing act

Queens firm charged with violating fair housing act

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has charged a Queens residential real estate firm and one of...

Friedland, Kondylis settle with feds over fair housing violations at UWS rental building

Friedland, Kondylis settle with feds over fair housing violations at UWS rental building

William Friedland, vice president at Friedland Properties, the Melar and Costas Kondylis, founder of Costas Kondylis & Partners Developer...

Discrimination against pregnant women an issue in mortgage industry

Discrimination against pregnant women an issue in mortgage industry

Should being pregnant and taking maternity leave ever constitute reasons to be turned down for a home mortgage or...

Brokers cautious when crafting listings

Brokers cautious when crafting listings

From left: Barbara Fox, David Schlamm Real estate brokers are becoming increasingly cautious with their listing descriptions to comply with federal, state and city fair housing laws, the New York Times reported. There is...

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