An upset in the race for Queens DA, thousands of Fidi apartments become rent-stabilized, & more

By Emily Myers | June 27, 2019 - 11:00AM 

Public defender Tiffany Cabán causes an upset in the race for Queens district attorney (NY Daily News).

Several thousand Fidi apartments have become rent-stabilized after tenants disputed their status (The Real Deal)

The city has restructured one of its affordable-housing programs after investigations found fraud, bribery, and abuse of power at some of its complexes (Wall Street Journal)

One of the final undeveloped World Trade Center sites could be converted into a 900-foot condo tower (Curbed NY)

The cost of the AirTrain commute to JFK and Newark Airport terminals is set to rise (Gothamist)

The long-vacant Times Plaza Post Office on Brooklyn's Atlantic Avenue will soon become an 11-story condo building (Bklyner)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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