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How to do a strong board application, plans for NYC infrastructure, & more

By Austin Havens-Bowen  |
January 22, 2021 - 12:30PM

This week, readers visited Brick Underground for advice on how to create a strong co-op or condo board application. In the Covid era, your package will be digital but you should still include things like a cover letter and table of contents.

Also of interest: Our review of Netflix's "Pretend It's a City" starring Fran Lebowitz with her brutally honest takes on the difficulties of living in NYC. 

Here, in full, are this week's most popular posts.

1) Netflix's 'Pretend It's a City' is the trip back in time every New Yorker needs right now

2) 10 steps to creating a stellar co-op or condo board application

3) Cuomo called for major infrastructure upgrades. What does that mean for NYC real estate?

4) IKEA’s new store in Rego Park is small but a welcome addition to my Queens neighborhood

5) NYC lease signings spike in December, taking some pressure off landlords


Austin Havens-Bowen

Staff Writer

Staff writer Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market and answers renters' questions in a column called Realty Bites. He previously reported on local news for the Queens Ledger and The Hunts Point Express in the Bronx. He graduated from Hunter College with a BA in media studies. He rents a one-bedroom apartment in Astoria with his boyfriend and their two cats.

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