Housing

Home for Sale (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Special Series On Housing: Dress It Up And Sell It Off

In Jennifer Glussman’s home in Edgewater, New Jersey, you see a remarkable order for a place that’s home to a mom, a dad, two small children, and a Cocker Spaniel, too.

06/24/2011

NJ Transit Train (file / credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Special Series On Housing: Transit Connection Speeds Recovery; CT Still Struggling

In New York area towns where prices and sales are showing a certain vitality – there’s a train station and a short trip to the city.

06/23/2011

Home for Sale (file / credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Special Series On Housing: It’s A Mixed Picture In Queens

In southeastern Queens neighborhood of Cambria Heights, realtor Richard Gibbs says he wishes there was some way to wall off the short sales and foreclosures weighing on prices.

06/20/2011

Money

NYC Housing Program Funds Stalled Apartments

The first building to be selected for the $20 million pilot Housing Asset Renewal Program started going up in 2007 but stopped a year later when the developer fell behind on payments.

03/22/2011

The seal of Rockland County

Rockland County Executive Scott Vanderhoef Delivers State Of The County

The theme: to rebuild, renew, and reconnect with the citizens of Rockland.

03/16/2011

Midtown Manhattan is seen from the air - New York, NY - Oct 24, 2010 - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

NYC Getting Proactive On Slumlords

Until now, the city would wait for complaints then check for violations in a building sliding into distress.

01/14/2011

Housing Sales (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Housing Numbers, Unemployment Rates Spark Worries

Two recent reports that say sales of new and existing homes have taken a dramatic hit coupled with high unemployment has many concerned that the worst is yet to come.

08/26/2010

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