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Here’s how de Blasio will “take” buildings from bad landlords
January 10, 2019 04:45PM
Will Parker and Kathryn Brenzel
When Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday that he would “take” buildings from landlords who threaten the well-being of tenants, he stopped short of...
Money for nothing: Landlords are accused of overcharging tenants for poor renovation work, but is state law to blame?
December 28, 2018 05:00PM
Will Parker & Kathryn Brenzel for The Real Deal and Chris Glorioso & Kristina Pavlovic for WNBC
When Clem Chan and his husband Matthew Haensly signed the lease for their Sunnyside apartment, they thought the landlord was giving them a deal....
The city goes easy on bad landlords: report
December 26, 2018 02:00PM
Residential landlords often get off easy for failing to provide basic services for their tenants or fix violations at their buildings. The New York...
Tenants at Ebbets Field Apartments blast landlord for glacial pace of elevator repairs
December 21, 2018 09:45AM
Tenants at Brooklyn’s Ebbets Field Apartments tore into their landlord during the first day of testimony in a housing court case. Residents filed...
Is WeWork getting too big for its boots as
December 19, 2018 09:05AM
As WeWork continues to shape the face of office leasing, its recent push into real estate investment is prompting a rebuke from landlords and...
This precedent-setting rent regulation case kept lawyers (and landlords) busy this year
October 15, 2018 03:15PM
Considering that some 1 million New York City apartments are rent-regulated, cases with the potential to impact policy in that area are closely watched...
Here is how landlords will be impacted by the city’s new tenant harassment law
October 15, 2018 10:15AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration is implementing a new anti-harassment law for landlords. The city announced the launch of the Certification of No Harassment...
Eric Adams wants city to monitor bad landlords in same manner as criminals
July 17, 2018 10:40AM
Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams wants to start monitoring landlords in the same manner that the city tracks criminals. Adams proposed creating a database...
How small NYC landlords determine rents
January 07, 2018 09:00AM
How do landlords decide what to charge? Is there a magic formula that can explain how your rent was established? The New York Times...
Why nearly a quarter of Manhattan rental applicants get rejected
September 16, 2017 12:12PM
Manhattan is one of the hardest places to get an apartment — no surprises there — but the borough has hit a new level...
59 tenants sue Gluck’s Stellar Management claiming rent overcharges
April 18, 2017 03:50PM
UPDATED, April 18, 5:28 p.m.: Larry Gluck’s Stellar Management is facing a lawsuit for allegedly overcharging dozens of rent-stabilized tenants, violating the terms of property...
BK landlords charged in alleged bribery scheme: reports
January 12, 2017 01:38PM
UPDATED, Jan. 12, 4:54 p.m.: More than 30 people, including Brooklyn landlords and employees of the utility company National Grid, were arrested Thursday in an...
Pine Management trying to evict 94-year-old UWS tenant
December 21, 2016 02:10PM
Pine Management is trying to evict a 94-year-old tenant who has lived in one of its rent-regulated apartments on the Upper West Side for...
Many of NYC’s biggest RE owners are not the typical landlords
October 20, 2016 07:00AM
Many of New York City’s property giants don’t actually specialize in real estate. They are governments, institutions and sovereign funds. The city of New...
Insurance providers are increasingly backing NYC renters who don’t meet landlord requirements
September 28, 2016 11:30AM
In New York City’s sky-high rental market — with median rents nearing $3,400 in Manhattan and $2,900 in Brooklyn — convincing a landlord to lease out...
Paper-pusher fail: Building owners may owe city thousands for missing forms
August 31, 2016 11:10AM
The owners of more than 2,000 buildings in Manhattan may owe thousands of dollars to the city for failing to file income and expense...
City using 1960s-era law to fight “worst landlords”
May 27, 2016 02:30PM
The de Blasio administration is digging deep into the past – 54 years deep, to be exact – to punish those on the city’s...
New generation learning the perks of being a landlord
May 02, 2016 08:30AM
There’s a new, increasingly prevalent type of landlord in New York City – the kind that views the task as an opportunity to own...
RSA launching anti-de Blasio ad campaign
February 23, 2016 03:43PM
New York City landlords are taking to the airwaves to bash Bill de Blasio, launching a TV and radio advertising campaign that criticizes the mayor’s...
Tenants claim BK landlord tried to illegally subdivide units
December 23, 2015 05:42PM
Prospect Heights landlord Mordechai Nagel reportedly illegally subdivided a number of units in his 1920s-era building and listed the scaled-down sub-units as rental properties...
Knotel has quietly inked 160K sf in leases since December
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Breather taps former mattress startup executive for CEO role
Inside REBNY’s 2019 gala
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