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Stonehenge Village on the Upper West Side has opened a new gym that is only open to market-rate tenants. (Credit: Danny Perry/DNAInfo)

Complaint Alleges UWS Building Owners Are Discriminating Against Older Residents

Some rent-stabilized tenants in the Stonehenge Village building, at 120-196 W. 97th St. between Amsterdam and Columbus avenues, were furious after a gym opened up in their building and they were told they were forbidden from using it.

08/20/2014

St. Mark's Bookshop In East Village (credit: CBS 2)

Report: St. Mark’s Bookshop Plans Fundraiser For Move To New East Village Home

The St. Mark’s Bookshop in the East Village has announced plans for a fundraiser for a move to a cheaper space a few blocks east, according to a published report.

11/24/2013

Maplewood Home For Rent For The Super Bowl (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Some New Jersey Residents Consider Renting Out Their Homes For Super Bowl

Nearly 400,000 visitors are expected to descend on New Jersey during Super Bowl week.

08/02/2013

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Average New York City Rent Tops $3,000 Per Month

The fact that renting an apartment in New York City is expensive is as obvious to most people as the fact that the sky is blue.

07/10/2013

A home in Mystic Islands, N.J. wrecked by Superstorm Sandy (credit: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office)

NJ Grant Program Aimed At Helping Sandy Victims Find Housing

The Landlord Incentive program covers about 30 percent of monthly rents for qualifying tenants. The rates paid would vary slightly based on the number of bedrooms in the rental, the county and the tenant’s income.

06/22/2013

Demonstrators at the Rent Guidelines Board vote, June 20, 2013. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer/1010 WINS)

Rent Increases Approved For A Million Rent-Controlled Tenants

The New York City Rent Guidelines Board has voted rent can go up 4 percent on one-year leases and 7.75 percent on two-year leases on rent-stabilized apartments.

06/20/2013

FILE - Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town apartment complex (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Stuy-Town/Peter Cooper Village Tenants, Lawmakers Protest Mid-Lease Rent Increases

Residents said they were told that their rents will be going up on June 1, with rent increases ranging anywhere from $100 to over $900 a month.

05/15/2013

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If Preliminary Vote Is Any Indication, Rent Hikes Coming To NYC Apartments

A preliminary decision was issued Tuesday for raising the rents on rent-stabilized apartments in New York City.

04/30/2013

Actors George Akram, Karen Olivo, Matt Cavenaugh, Josefina Scaglione and Cody Green take to the stage for the curtain call at the opening night of 'West Side Story' on Broadway at the Palace Theatre on March 19, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

The Best Musicals That Have Been Made Into Movies

Ever since “Chicago” won the Best Picture Oscar in 2003, Hollywood seems to be going back to Broadway for its material, like it did back in the ’50s and ’60s.

04/22/2013

Shopping Along Fifth Avenue (file/credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Fifth Avenue No Longer The World’s Top Retail Address

It’s the first time in 11 years that the strip from 49th to 59th streets has been booted from the top of the list commanding the highest retail rents worldwide, according to a report by real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield Inc.

11/15/2012

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Expert: 5 Common Money Mistakes — And How To Fix Them

Carmen Wong Ulrich, finance expert and author of “The Real Cost of Living,” sat down with TV-55’s John Elliott and Lisa Kerney to answer the 5 big questions people have about money

08/16/2012

Margaret Maugenest (credit: CBS 2)

Woman Lives In Spacious Brooklyn Loft Rent-Free For Past Six Years

How would you like to not pay your rent, year after year, and get away with it? A Brooklyn woman has done just that for the past six years.

06/08/2012

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NYC Lawmakers To Discuss New HIV/AIDS Housing Help Policy

People sickened with HIV or AIDS and seeking help from New York City to pay their rent could become ineligible for housing assistance if they refuse to go into substance abuse treatment.

02/08/2012

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Pros And Cons Of Buying Versus Renting Tools

Some highly rated experts weigh in on the debate.

01/26/2012

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Eviction Companies Thrive In Sour Economy

Hardest-hit are ethnic urban neighborhoods, where about twice as many renters are forced to leave as in the general population, according to housing experts.

01/08/2012

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