High hopes for the new NYCHA boss, opposing petitions on homeless shelters, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
June 20, 2019 - 11:00AM

The newly appointed NYCHA boss, Gregory Russ, will be paid an unprecedented $400,000 to fix the city's public housing (The City via NY Daily News)

Paul Manafort’s government-seized Trump Tower condo is on the market for $3,600,000 (Realtor)

Opposing petitions are being circulated about the city’s plan to open two homeless shelters in Park Slope (Brooklyn Paper)

NYC may lose one its last single-screen movie theaters as The Paris, in Midtown, is expected to close this summer (Deadline)

84 studio apartments are available via the housing lottery for low-income seniors on the Lower East Side (NYC Housing Connect)

A giant graffiti exhibition opens this week in Williamsburg (Brooklyn Eagle)

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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a real estate writer and podcast host. As the former host of the Brick Underground podcast, she earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors. Emily studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, earned an MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh and lived for a decade in California.

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