Ida families must move again, housing lottery units linger, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
November 18, 2021 - 10:30AM

Emily Myers for Brick Underground 

Two months after Hurricane Ida, families flooded out of their apartments in Queens are told to leave their hotel and move to another one in Brooklyn (The City)

A new report finds it takes an average of 371 days for housing lottery apartments to be filled in new developments (Curbed) 

Developers unveil a massive project to bring nearly 500 affordable apartments to Mott Haven (Bronx Times)

The MTA considers fare hikes for next year, in spite of new funds from the federal infrastructure spending bill (NY1)

The longer it takes to decarbonize the grid, the more costly it will be for building owners to comply with emissions caps, a new report finds (The City)

An apartment building with 64 affordable units for seniors opens at 40 Debevoise St. in Williamsburg (YIMBY)

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Emily Myers

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Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She writes about issues ranging from market analysis and tenants' rights to the intricacies of buying and selling condos and co-ops. As host of the Brick Underground podcast, she has earned four silver awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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