Brooklyn's best Halloween-decked houses, rent credits for shopping locally, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
October 29, 2021 - 10:30AM

The Brooklyn Tower, at 9 DeKalb Ave. in Downtown Brooklyn. 

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Trick or Treat? Here’s where to find the most decorated houses in Brooklyn this Halloween weekend (The Brooklyn Paper)

The Legal Aid Society and Legal Services NYC file a motion to intervene in a lawsuit brought by a group of landlords seeking to rollback New York State’s recently enacted eviction moratorium (press release)

Interviews with some of the 70-plus potential buyers who showed up for an open house for a $1.7 million three bedroom in the South Slope of Brooklyn (Curbed)

The Brooklyn Tower at 9 Dekalb Ave. in Downtown Brooklyn reaches its final height at 1,066 feet and 93 stories, making it the first supertall in Brooklyn (CNN)

HAP Investments, a real estate investment and development company, will offer up to $1,000 in rent credits to residents for shopping and dining locally (press release)

President Joe Biden's latest spending plan cuts funding for rental assistance, affordable housing by more than half (The Real Deal)


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.

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