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City may extend deadline for 421-a tax breaks

City may extend deadline for 421-a tax breaks

The city may extend the deadline for developers of multi-family buildings aiming to qualify for the coveted 421-a property...

City may extend deadline for 421-a tax breaks
HPD lists NYC’s most distressed buildings

HPD lists NYC’s most distressed buildings

New York housing officials have identified 200 buildings they say are the most poorly maintained in the city, racking...

HPD lists NYC’s most distressed buildings
Housing commissioner to leave post

Housing commissioner to leave post

Rafael Cestero, the commissioner of the city’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development, will be leaving his position to pursue an opportunity in the private sector. During his five years at HPD, Cestero “put...

Housing commissioner to leave post
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Buyers take advantage of distressed buildings

Rafael Cestero With mounting numbers of buildings in foreclosure and others in disrepair, city officials and housing advocates say...

Buyers take advantage of distressed buildings
Taxes blocking Stuy Town transfer

Taxes blocking Stuy Town transfer

While Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village owners Tishman Speyer and BlackRock Realty said they’d transfer control of the residential complex to creditors two weeks ago, that promise hasn’t come to fruition, due in...

Taxes blocking Stuy Town transfer

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