Taking aim at housing discrimination, problems with rental vouchers, & more

Taking aim at housing discrimination, problems with rental vouchers, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
January 29, 2021 - 10:30AM

New York State Democrats are moving forward with recommendations to combat housing discrimination, including undercover investigators (Newsday)

The Real Estate Board of New York’s quarterly confidence survey finds NYC brokers feel the market has already bottomed out and is beginning its slow road to recovery (press release)

The city will officially ban fossil fuel hookups in new or renovated developments by 2030 (Politico)

Homeless New Yorkers struggle to find landlords who will accept the NYC’s new rental voucher program (NY1)

The battle continues over the fate of four new, massive towers planned for the Lower East Side (City Limits)

Cooking at home more? You may want to upgrade your pots (DiscoveryMagazine)


Jennifer White Karp

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Jennifer steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in New York City real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC.

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