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Drying up Santacon a little, taxing marijuana to fix the trains, & more

By Jennifer White Karp | December 6, 2018 - 11:00AM 

Better not cry: Santacon is coming this weekend and commuter trains to NYC have banned alcohol (Gothamist)

Could a marijuana tax pay for fixing the subway system? (The New York Times)

Tenants who sued the Kushner Cos. for illegally converting rent-regulated apartments won payouts (Crain’s)

This year’s winter design trend is last year’s winter design trend, in other words, better brush up on your Hygge (Apartment Therapy)

The Doe Fund’s street cleaners protested a new pilot program that they say will take away their jobs (press release)

Three things that can doom your mortgage application (Brownstoner)

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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