This week, readers visited Brick Underground for advice on the best ways to get your landlord to fix things in your apartment, including putting your request in writing and calling 311 if you've exhausted all options and your landlord still hasn't done the job.
Also of interest: A story about a NYC housing lottery winner who applied many times over five years until she won a brand-new studio in Long Island City. She shares how she discovered the lottery, what the process was like, and how she feels about the unexpected culture clash in her new building.
Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market. 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.
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