House flipping disappears, unclogging NYC streets, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
December 15, 2021 - 10:30AM

Boats and bikes could provide the solution to congested city roads and New York's package delivery problems (The New York Times)

House flipping—always a complicated endeavor in NYC—has almost disappeared in the past year (Apartment Therapy)

NYC education officials unveil new school admission policies that remove academic screens for middle school and streamline competitive high school placements (Chalkbeat)

New Yorkers can more easily get information on pubic neighborhood projects, like park improvements, via a new City Planning website (press release)

MTA will pilot a $33 weekly unlimited ride policy for OMNY tap-to-pay users (Gothamist)

An affordable housing lottery opens for 17 apartments at 102 Charlton St. in Hudson Square (YIMBY)


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Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

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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