Aid for struggling owners, how Covid reshapes cities, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
January 4, 2022 - 10:30AM

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Owners in New York who are struggling with mortgage payments can now apply for some of the $559 million set aside for the state's Homeowner Assistance Fund (press release)

Property taxes could rise for owners in Brooklyn under proposed city reforms (Brownstoner)

A look at how the pandemic has altered cities with the addition of small parks, outdoor restaurants, and bike lanes (Wired)

High tide flooding strands residents of a Far Rockaway neighborhood—neighbors say it happens frequently (CBS)

Residents of East New York in Brooklyn say the area's rezoning, approved in 2016, makes it a target for house flippers (CityLimits)

How to avoid accidents around your home treadmill (Washington Post)


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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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