City to relocate homeless from UWS hotel, most expensive address sees first resale, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
June 4, 2021 - 10:30AM

NYC will relocate homeless men from the Lucerne Hotel on the Upper West Side hotel to another Manhattan neighborhood following an appeals court ruling (Daily News)

The City Council narrows who would be eligible for city housing vouchers as part of bill that raises their value (The Real Deal)

The limestone tower at 220 Central Park South, the most expensive residential building in NYC, has its first resale: A three bedroom that closed for $33 million (The New York Times)

A coalition of broker groups asks the Supreme Court to block the CDC’s eviction ban that expires June 30th (CNN)

A billionaire fashion mogul sells his condo at the Plaza Hotel for a $20 million loss (New York Post)

An affordable housing project with 215 rentals is planned for Brownsville. The building will have a fitness room, courtyard, and 24-hour security (The Real Deal)


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