A loss for loft tenants, new kinds of home loans, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
February 22, 2022 - 10:30AM

Lofts are exempt from rent stabilization rules after a ruling by New York’s Court of Appeals (The Real Deal)

Buyers are entering potentially risky agreements with new types of home loans (The New York Times)

Mayor Eric Adams scraps the expansion of the city's composting program in spite of campaign promises (Gothamist)

An affordable lottery opens for 125 apartments at One Bell Slip in Greenpoint, Brooklyn (New York YIMBY)

A subway safety plan is rolled out to help homeless New Yorkers and improve commute conditions (NY1)

A Brooklyn Heights townhouse with a unique neighbor is on the market for $6 million—it is next to an MTA subway ventilator disguised as a townhouse (New York Post)


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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She writes about issues ranging from market analysis and tenants' rights to the intricacies of buying and selling condos and co-ops. As host of the Brick Underground podcast, she has earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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