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Supreme Court blocks part of eviction ban, NYC's population jumps 7 percent, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | August 13, 2021 - 10:30AM 

The Supreme Court blocks the part of New York’s eviction moratorium that allows tenants to self-certify their economic hardship (The New York Times)

New York City’s population increases by 7 percent to 8.8 million people in the past 10 years, according to the Census Bureau, a much faster pace than expected (New York Daily News)

The $3.5 trillion infrastructure bill approved by the U.S. Senate calls for relief from the current $10,000 cap on the state and local tax deduction (Forbes)

State Senator Liz Krueger of Manhattan sponsors a bill, now in committee, to allow condos to conduct fully virtual annual meetings (Habitat)

Scientists are turning to New Yorkers and other city residents to collect data on urban “heat islands” (City Limits)

A Riverside Drive mansion has a beguiling feature: A purported tunnel to the Hudson River (Ephemeral New York)

 

Jennifer White Karp

Managing Editor

Jennifer White Karp 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 NYC real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC. She holds a B.A. from Wesleyan University and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the New School.

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