NYCHA elevator chief goes down, city's Airbnb enforcers accused of racial profiling, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
February 14, 2019 - 11:00AM

NYCHA’s elevator chief wasn’t just fired, he was banned from all buildings as posters with his photo made clear (NYmag)

A state assemblywoman says the city’s Airbnb enforcers are targeting her white constituents (The Real Deal)

Tips on using apps to create 3-D models for your apartment renovation (The New York Times)

A new affordable housing lottery in Yorkville is offering 28 apartments with rents that start at $1,018 (NYC Housing Connect)

Check out renderings for a proposed floating pedestrian bridge that would span Newtown Creek from Greenpoint to Long Island City (Greenpointers)

Take a break to play with puppies tomorrow at Q&A Residential Hotel, 70 Pine St. in Fidi, from 11:30 to 3:30, and if you fall love, you can adopt one (press release)


Jennifer White Karp

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