This week readers visited Brick Underground to get the details on an affordable housing lottery that launched in Astoria. There are 126 apartments available with rents starting at $2,350 a month for a studio. You can apply online via NYC Housing Connect through November 14th.
Also of interest: Brick checks in with brokers to find out how sellers are getting deals done in a market that seemingly favors neither buyers or sellers. Some sellers are getting creative and offering a closing credit or paying mortgage points.
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