Category Archives: landlords

The New York Price Tag: A Short List

Thomas Wolfe wrote, “One belongs to New York instantly, one belongs to it in five minutes as in five years.” It’s true.  We come from all over the world to settle in its boroughs and fall in love with the … Continue reading

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Anti-Landlord Politicians

“Just say no” is a familiar phrase, but lately politicians are applying it in a new way. Andrew Cuomo, Suzi Oppenheimer and Bill de Blasio are all saying “No” to landlords. NYC Public Advocate Bill de Blasio added another landlord … Continue reading

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May Slumlords Rule No More, round 2

New York City Landlords have long been lamented by everyone from tenants to politicians, construction companies to lawyers.  But in a city where real estate is gold, the keepers of the gate seem to get away with murder, so to … Continue reading

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May Slumlords Rule No More

New York City Landlords have long been lamented by everyone from tenants to politicians, construction companies to lawyers. The most common complaint is that landlords distort buildings’ pest histories, but from ignoring needed repairs, turning off the hot water, stealing … Continue reading

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