How to escape at home, webinars on buying in NYC, & more

By Austin Havens-Bowen  |
October 14, 2020 - 10:30AM

Developers of Front & York, a mixed-use development in Dumbo, partnered with ArtBridge and City Canvas on a mural to honor essential workers.

Mark Reinertson

If spending so much time at home is getting to you, here are eight ways to escape without leaving your apartment (The New York Times)

In July, New York City recorded one of the highest mortgage delinquency rates in the U.S. (The Real Deal)

Residents of Seward Park co-op on the Lower East Side will be fined for not wearing a face mask and flouting other Covid-19 guidelines (Bowery Boogie)

StreetEasy is offering free webinars on buying in New York City now. Register for the events to be held Tuesday, October 27th and Thursday, October 29th (StreetEasy Blog)

A statue of the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will be installed outside Downtown Brooklyn's City Point development in March (Brooklyn Paper)

Curbed NY is now a part of New York Magazine. It will focus on NYC, including architecture, real estate, and neighborhoods (Curbed) 


Austin Havens-Bowen

Staff Writer

Staff writer Austin Havens-Bowen covers the rental market and answers renters' questions in a column called Realty Bites. He previously reported on local news for the Queens Ledger and The Hunts Point Express in the Bronx. He graduated from Hunter College with a BA in media studies. He rents a one-bedroom apartment in Astoria with his boyfriend and their two cats.

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