Extending the eviction ban, gentrification in Ridgewood, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
April 26, 2021 - 10:30AM

New York State lawmakers introduced a bill to extend the eviction moratorium to August 31st. It is set to expire on May 1st (Gothamist)

The opening of a new restaurant in Ridgewood, Queens, exemplifies ongoing issues of gentrification and affordable housing (Grub Street)

What fixtures come with a house, and what do sellers typically take with them? (The New York Times)

State lawmakers have set aside $100 million in funding for building conversions, but it may not be enough (City & State)

Bidding wars are back and sellers across the U.S. are getting flooded with offers (The New York Times)

Reducing emissions from buildings will be an integral part of President Joe Biden’s climate goals (The Real Deal)


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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