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Texting your landlord isn't always the best idea, the 411 on flood insurance, and more

By Virginia K. Smith | June 24, 2014 - 10:59AM 

Texting with your landlord: a do or a don't? (Zillow)

Got a condo or co-op in a flood zone? Get your facts straight on federal flood insurance (Habitat Magazine)

Rent-stabilized tenants didn't quite get that rent freeze, but the rent board did approve the lowest rent increases ever (NYDN)

Bronx apartment complex Parkchester lauded as a "hidden secret"; wider nabe probably won't stay that way for long (WSJ)

If you've suffered at the hands of an absentee landlord, at least you're not alone... (The Billfold)

...And at least they sometimes get thrown in jail (NYDN)

Let's settle this once and for all: what are Tribeca's actual boundaries? (Curbed NY)

Lower Manhattan denizens are getting a temporary beach this summer (Bedford + Bowery)

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