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The impossibility of owning in NYC, a 40-year mortgage, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | June 27, 2022 - 10:30AM

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Could a 40-year mortgage option remove some hurdles for first-time buyers? (Apartment Therapy)

The New York Time’s apartment-hunting series gets spoofed: “Which one did they settle for?” (The New Yorker)

Why so many New Yorkers can never make the leap from renter to owner (The New York Times)

A judge approves a $1 billion settlement for survivors and families of the 98 people killed in the Surfside condo collapse (CNN)

Plug in your household size and income and this interactive guide tells you where to find affordable housing in New York (The New York Times)

Summer travel season starts now. Here’s how to spot a hidden camera in a vacation rental (CNBC)

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