Election day guide, real estate tax bonanza, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
November 2, 2021 - 10:30AM

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Polling stations are open for voting—New Yorkers will elect a new mayor, city comptroller, public advocate, and some city council members (The City) 

New Yorkers face a 24 percent increase in the cost of heating this winter (Bloomberg)

Real estate taxes generated by the city's hot housing market could stave off a pied-à-terre tax (The Real Deal)

About 9,000 city employees are on unpaid leave for refusing to comply with New York's vaccine mandate (Crain's New York)

A new rule passed by the City Council greatly increases the value of CityFHEPS rental assistance vouchers (City Limits)

Conservative TV host and former Marine Corps pilot Greg Kelly is undone by a city bus: Don't let this be you (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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