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KEEPING CHELSEA'S PENN SOUTH AFFORDABLE

SCHUMER REVEALS: WITHOUT SWIFT FEDERAL ACTION, AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPTIONS AT ONE OF LAST REMAINING MIDDLE CLASS URBAN OASES—PENN SOUTH CO-OP— COULD BE AT RISK; SENATOR URGES OMB TO QUICKLY ...
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EXTREMELY UNCOOPERATIVE?

After Isaac and Janice O. had their tenancy terminated by their cooperative landlord–Lincoln Guild Housing Corporation--the New York County Civil Court ended up siding with the tenants, and ...
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BOYMELGREEN BAN

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement Barring Major Nyc Developer From Participating In Real Estate Offerings Jeshayahu Boymelgreen Barred From Participating In Condominium Development In Or From New ...
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DENIED TENANTS A RIGHT TO PURCHASE

A.G. Schneiderman Announces $540k Settlement With Manhattan Developer For Concealing Prohibited Rent-Controlled Tenant Buyouts Agreement Requires Developer To Pay Restitution Into City-AG Affordable ...
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CITY NEEDS TO FIX ITS BOOKS

COMPTROLLER STRINGER AUDIT FINDS CITY WILL MISS OUT ON $2 MILLION IN POTENTIAL TAX REVENUE IF IT DOESN’T CORRECT ITS RECORDS Department of Finance misclassified 197 mixed-use buildings in ...
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CO-OP LIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE

Ask Real Estate By Ronda Kaysen A Well-Connected Tenant I live in a co-op building with some rent-regulated tenants. One of them happens to work for a city agency that deals with housing. He routinely ...
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DISSOLVING A BOGUS CO-OP

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement That Returns Manhattan Apartment Building To Rent Stabilization, Provides Tenants With Homeownership Opportunities Landlord Operated Market-Rate Rental Building ...
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DEVELOPER ZONKED FOR "CONVERSION TACTICS"

A.G. Schneiderman Announces $1.75 Million Settlement With NYC Developer Over Improper Condo Conversion Tactics Developer Disregarded Rights of Renters During Upper East Side Building Conversion; ...
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NO ESTOPPING HIM

After John C. was evicted by Bon Aire Properties for violating his proprietary lease, because he failed to install carpeting or rugs on 90% of certain areas of his apartment, that outcome was affirmed ...
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NOT SO MINOR

Norma R. lived with her mother in a Mitchell-Lama building. Before reaching the age of 18, Norma was issued shares in the housing corporation as a “joint owner with right of survivorship.” ...
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LEAD US NOT INTO TEMPTATION

Anticipating temptation may reduce unethical behavior, research finds Society for Personality and Social Psychology Why do good people do bad things? It's a question that has been pondered for ...
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BOARD BUSINESS

The Not-for-Profit Summit is back! June 4th, 2015 9am - 1pm Register Here PRESENTED BY A special thanks to our host: St. Francis College 180 Remsen Street Brooklyn, NY 11201 KEYNOTE SPEAKER Mark ...
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REVERSE MORTGAGES FOR COOPS

Rep. Maloney calls on HUD Secretary Castro to allow reverse mortgages for co-ops Last week, at a Financial Services Committee Hearing on The Future of Housing in America with Housing and Urban ...
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BOGUS BILL BOLLAND?

A.G. Schneiderman Announces Indictment Of Orange County Man Charged With Stealing Hundreds Of Thousands In Investment Scheme William Vogt Allegedly Posed As Wealthy Fashion Designer “Bill ...
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PHONY COOPERATIVE TO BE DISSOLVED

A.G. Schneiderman Sues To Protect Affordable Homeownership For Tenants Of Washington Heights Housing Cooperative Lawsuit Seeks To Dissolve For-Profit Housing Cooperative And Return Resident Apartments ...
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WANT AN AFFORDABLE HARLEM CO-OP?

NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD) A Mitchell-Lama development located in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan has opened their waitlists for one- and two-bedroom ...
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WALK THIS WAY

When Laura Brown sued Paul and Sherry Tayoun for "private nuisance" because of the "excessive noise" emanating from the couple's Manhattan apartment, the New York County ...
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MELINDA'S FIRST HUNDRED DAYS

April 11, 2014 Dear Lucas, Over the past hundred days I have focused on making the Borough of Queens a destination, an economic engine and a safe place to live, work and play. Our mission continues to ...
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CHALLENGING THE CITY'S TAX SET-UP

NYC property-tax system under fire as discrimination suit filed Lawsuit poses first serious challenge to tax set-up in years February 27, 2014 11:28AM Lucas Ferrara A class-action lawsuit filed ...
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A BOMBSHELL LAWSUIT

Class action suit slams city’s property tax system as discriminating against renting blacks, Hispanics The lawsuit says that the system inherently imbalanced, with those in apartments paying 37% ...
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ROBIN HOOD IN REVERSE

New York City's Property-Tax System Faces a Challenge Class-Action Lawsuit Says System Unfairly Affects Blacks, Hispanics in Rental Buildings By: Josh Barbanel Updated Feb. 26, 2014 10:34 p.m. ET ...
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HERE KITTY KITTY ....

While Robert Broder was out assisting with Hurricane Irene search and rescue efforts, neighbors complained of foul odors emanating from his Manhattan cooperative. Without notice to Robert, the ...
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EAST RIVER HOUSING DISCRIMINATES

HUD CHARGES NEW YORK HOUSING PROVIDER WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST RESIDENT WITH DISABILITIES WHO NEEDED A SUPPORT ANIMAL WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) ...
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IN THE LAP OF LUXURY?

Because Irving Ruderman owned a "luxury" co-op up in Riverdale, the landlord of his rent-stabilized apartment--190 Claremont Realty--filed a summary holdover proceeding against him. After ...
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OVERLY FREE SPIRIT?

After 450-454 W. 152nd St. HDFC, a housing development fund corporation, terminated his tenancy and secured a judgment of eviction against him, Everett Stembridge filed an appeal with the Appellate ...
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