StreetNoise

No sign of pandemic rent relief, the eyesore of Queens, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | July 16, 2021 - 10:30AM 

With seven weeks before the eviction ban expires, New York’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program has yet to cut a single check (City Limits)

A couple decorates the front yard of the Bayside house with a rotating cast of inflatable figures, inspirational messages, and holiday decorations (New York Post)

A growing number of mid-sized landlords are selling their properties in a down market (The Real Deal)

Traditional heat-absorbing building materials can make urban areas feel an average of nine degrees warmer than their surroundings (CityLab)

Airbnb hosts in NYC saw a drop of 31 percent in listings during the pandemic (The Real Deal)

The city plans to spend $52 million to raze all of the old buildings on Hart Island (The New York Times)

 

Brick Underground articles occasionally include the expertise of, or information about, advertising partners when relevant to the story. We will never promote an advertiser's product without making the relationship clear to our readers.
topics: