UWS condo battle, buying a vacation home, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
July 22, 2021 - 10:30AM

Emily Myers for Brick Underground 

A group of Lower Manhattan residents want the World Trade Center’s new residential tower to house survivors of the 9/11 attacks and their families at income-adjusted rents (The City)

Rising rents in New York City and across the U.S. pose problems for the nation’s inflation outlook (The New York Times)

As the pandemic drives demand for vacation homes, here are the tips for a successful purchase (Washington Post)

Residents and preservationists on the Upper West Side say massive condo developments in the area show a disregard for context and community (The New York Times)

The MTA is warning service cuts may be needed to manage huge projected losses over the next few years (abc7)

With haze from wildfires reaching New York, it might be time to get yourself an air-quality app (Curbed)


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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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