Landlords say new rent laws are 'unconstitutional,' developer is selling his own condo for $75 million, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
July 17, 2019 - 11:00AM

A group of landlords filed a federal lawsuit that argues New York’s new rent laws are unconstitutional (The Real Deal)

Living in NYC is more expensive, but at least we’ve got thin-crust pizza (StreetEasy)

Stephen Ross, the billionaire CEO of Related, is asking $75 million for his condo at the Time Warner Center (Curbed via Wall Street Journal)

Citi Bike is finally coming to the Bronx starting next year (Welcome2theBronx)

Volunteers at Rockaway Beach collected over 1,200 pounds of trash in less than two hours (Gothamist)

The city of Berlin’s plan to prevent rent hikes and evictions involves purchasing 700 apartments (CityLab)


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.

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.