A stand-off prevents eviction, confusion over schools reopening, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
July 9, 2020 - 10:00AM


Tenants in Crown Heights staved off eviction after a stand-off with a landlord they claim was harassing them to move out (Gothamist)

The back and forth continues over the reopening of schools. Governor Andrew Cuomo says a decision will be made in early August (abc7)

Contractors who violate pandemic safety requirements will be issued tickets from Department of Building inspectors (Real Estate Weekly)

A new PropertyShark study looks at how much space $250,000 buys in the 100 largest U.S. cities (press release)

There are calls to end Brooklyn’s popular West Indian Day Parade in order to spare the NYPD's budget (Brooklyn Paper)

Governor's Island is reopening to the public for walking and biking on July 15th (Untapped Cities)

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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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