Expanding NYC's 'right to counsel,' statement stairways, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
February 1, 2022 - 10:30AM

Emily Myers for Brick Underground 

A legal battle is underway between a group of Manhattan landlords and a tenant they say is claiming hardship while illegally running multiple short-term rentals (The Real Deal)

Mayor Eric Adams made three appointments to his administration’s affordable housing team (CityLand)

New York’s ideas for zoning reform offer many paths to tackling the housing crisis (Brookings)

Housing advocates want to extend New York City's "right to counsel" statewide (State of Politics)

Administrative obstacles in the housing voucher program jam up the moving process for NYC shelter residents (CityLimits)

If you have a boring-looking interior staircase, here are some renovation tips to give it personality (The New York Times)

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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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