Owners gain immense equity, challenging NYC's property tax system, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
May 2, 2022 - 10:30AM

Thanks to soaring property values during the pandemic, owners gain tremendous wealth—on paper at least (The New York Times)

The Court of Appeals grants Tax Equity Now New York permission to continue its legal challenge to the city’s property tax system (The Real Deal)

Advice for dealing with a neighbor who is blocking access to a shared alley (The New York Times)

The Adams administration faces steep challenges to its plan to end homelessness (amNY)

A visit to townhouse in Gowanus where the owners keep bees on the roof—and harvest 300 pounds of honey (WNYC)

Superstar Janet Jackson lists her Central Park West apartment for $8.995 million (New York Post)


Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

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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