Boomers aren't selling, outdoor dining to stay, & more

By Emily Myers | July 8, 2021 - 10:30AM 


Baby boomers aren't selling their properties—intensifying inventory shortages and price increases for younger buyers (The New York Times)

Current outdoor dining rules for New York City will continue for at least another year (Brooklyn Eagle)

RealtyHop's Housing Affordability Index for July ranks NYC the least-affordable housing market in the U.S. (press release)

Con Edison is working with the Department of Transport to install electric vehicle charging stations throughout New York City (press release)

To reduce vandalism and graffiti, green plywood fences around stalled construction sites will be replaced with chain link fences (City Land)

Why everything from goods to services feels more expensive right now (Vox)


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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