Rent aid replenished, overcharge claims pile up, & more

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By Emily Myers  |
October 4, 2022 - 10:30AM

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New York gets an additional $100 million in federal rent aid but it’s a fraction of what’s needed (The Real Deal)

Illegal rent overcharge claims linger, sometimes for years, as the Office of Rent Administration faces a backlog (NY Daily News)

The city’s migrant relief center in the Bronx is relocated to Randall's Island amid flooding concerns (abc7)

Mayor Eric Adams announces a $23 million pilot program to improve access to open space, playgrounds, and parks at six NYCHA buildings (NY Yimby)

A modernist rooftop renovation is the solution to zoning constraints for a family in Carroll Gardens (Curbed)

If our closets define who we are—what do they say about New Yorkers? (Elle Decor)

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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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