NYC Board Approves Rent Increase For Rent Stabilized ApartmentsThe decision will permit rent hikes of up to 1.5% for people living in rent stabilized apartments.
New Jersey Set To Ban Landlords From Asking Tenants About Criminal HistoryAdvocates say it's a big step toward ending housing discrimination against people who have served time in jail.
Will 'Petty Squabble' Between De Blasio, Cuomo Derail Increase In Vouchers For Homeless People?The New York City Council took a dramatic step to help homeless families find permanent homes, but Mayor Bill de Blasio hinted he might not sign the bill.
New York City Council Approves Measure To Expand Housing Voucher ProgramThe legislation raises the vouchers to federal levels to align with Section 8, the country's most successful rental assistance voucher.
Judge Puts Hold On New York State's Broker Fee Ban After Real Estate Groups File SuitReal estate groups fired back, saying the ban puts an undue burden on the backs of landlords, who’d just end up raising monthly rent.
Seen At 11: What Does It Mean To 'Live Like A Millennial?'Millennials, or people in their 20s and 30s, are said to be the driving force of the times -- impacting fashion, culture and even the economy.
Demonstrators Hit Bushwick Streets To Demand Crackdown On Notorious LandlordThe group demanded that the De Blasio administration enforce laws on affordable housing so that regular people aren't chased out of neighborhoods.
De Blasio: City To Provide Housing For Victims Displaced By East Harlem BlastMore than 100 people who lost their homes in the blast will be given both temporary and long-term housing, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday.
Pick A Pocket Or Two: February Real Estate RecapDue to frigid conditions in much of the nation, February's real estate wrap-up required boots and a shovel, as well as deeper pockets.
Study: Unaffordable Housing Has Pushed Young Adults Out Of Wealthy SuburbsThe wealthy suburbs on Long Island and in Westchester County have been losing their young workforce at a dramatic rate, and advocates blamed a lack of affordable housing.
Housing Comeback - New Jersey's Gold Coast & The New Dream Home"There's a stereotype that there's Manhattan and soon as you go over the river, you're somewhere in the Midwest," said George Vallone, president of the Hoboken Brownstone Company.
The Housing Comeback - How City Life Has ChangedMelissa Kleiner Cohen, a salesperson for Douglas Elliman, said she's seeing more families deciding to live in the city.
Eye On Politics: Bill De Blasio Calls For Tax On The 'Wealthiest New Yorkers'New York City Public Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio has called for the richest New Yorkers to pay a little more in taxes.
The Housing Comeback - Connecticut & New JerseyAll this week, we're is looking at what is happening in the housing market. Today, Ginny Kosola reports on progress in Connecticut and New Jersey.
The Housing Comeback - Prices Going Up And Couple Spends Over 2 Years Searching For A HomeAll this week, we're is looking at what's happening in the housing market. In our first segment, reporter Ginny Kosola spoke with new homeowners in Brooklyn.