$350,000 for a car ‘condo,’ bracing for evictions, & more

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

Instead of paying short-term rates, you can buy a parking space at Centerpark’s garage at 301 East 69th St. in Lenox Hill (The Real Deal via Bloomberg)

As a result of last week’s Supreme Court ruling, landlords can start filing suits to evict some tenants who owe back rent (The New York Times)

Renters who apply for the state’s $2.7 billion Emergency Rental Assistance Program are protected from eviction for a year (Gothamist)

Democratic nominee for mayor Eric Adams backs plans to redevelop the Gowanus Canal area—with some conditions (The New York Times)

The Staten Island ferry resumes full service (Gothamist)

For an easy weekend getaway consider the Delaware River (Brooklyn Based)


Jennifer White Karp

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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.

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