NYCHA residents fed up with dog hoarder, city says Trump can't get a tax break on his condo, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
July 9, 2018 - 11:00AM

NYCHA residents have been complaining for months about a tenant who kept 33 dogs in his apartment and who happens to be a city employee (New York Post)

The city says President Trump can’t get a $48,000 tax break on his Trump Tower condo because it’s not his primary residence (Daily News)

A washer and dryer in your NYC apartment is the hardest amenity to find, according to a recent survey, which found that only 10 percent of properties had them (Apartment List)

New condo buildings with features designed to withstand major storms are going up in NYC's riskiest flood zones (The New York Times)

The Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia is gentrifying yet retains a diverse demographic and economic mix (NextCity)


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