New York tenants overpay up to 10% for the proximity to the metro

February 17, 2018

Everyone understands that transportation affects the cost of rental housing, but few know how. Research portal renthop.com sheds light on this topical issue. The analysis shows that the distance to the subway — a key pricing factor. So, rent an apartment in the 1-2 minute walk to the subway adds to the cost of rent to 10% depending on the district. The pattern works in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens. In…

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As in new York to share with the government the cost of rental housing

February 12, 2018

To rent a house in New York — very expensive, and for those who have finances sing romances, have here easy. Meanwhile, not everyone is aware of the country’s largest Federal housing program Section 8 housing. At the initiative of the Department of housing and urban development, the US government covers part of the rent more than 2 million families with low incomes, the disabled and the elderly. If you…

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New map helps to track the current housing lottery in new York

February 11, 2018

7 Feb Department of conservation and development housing Fund has launched an interactive map, which anyone can find actual housing lottery that accepts applications for participation. To get information about a particular offer, just click on the icon for any lottery on the map from NYC Housing Connect. There you can find all of the required income level and the number of residents before the deadline for submission of applications….

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Affordable housing in new York | Apartments in the East Village from $1114 per month

February 9, 2018

New lottery for affordable housing starts in new York today. 50 participating in the lottery of apartments (Studio, one — and two-bedroom) located in the building at: 524 East 14th Street, New York, NY, 10009, East Village. To qualify for can new Yorkers with incomes within 70% and 130% of the median annual income for this area. The rental price of studios starts at $1114 per month for one tenant,…

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Family from Brooklyn requires the city $10 million for the collapsed in the apartment ceiling

February 9, 2018

Residents of the complex Weeksville Gardens Crown Heights (Brooklyn) sued the housing authority New York (NYCHA), saying that due to a collapsed ceiling in the apartment they suffered serious injuries. Amount of claim — $10 million according to New York Daily News. January 13 in the apartment of 24-year-old Daniel Jeter and his 22 year old girlfriend Titannica Multari the ceiling collapsed. As a result, both of them received injuries…

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Affordable housing in new York | Apartments in Hell’s Kitchen from $613 per month

February 9, 2018

In new York city launched another lottery for affordable housing. It involves 258 new apartments (Studio, one-, two — and three-bedroom apartments) in the building located at 606 West 57th street, New York, NY, 10019, Hell’s Kitchen. 50% of housing reserved for residents Manhattan Community Board #4 And 5% for people with reduced mobility, 2% — for blind and vision-impaired new Yorkers, 5% for employees in municipal services. To participate…

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In Staten island has started a lottery for affordable housing for the elderly

February 8, 2018

New lottery for affordable housing for the elderly was launched in Staten island (new york). Available for rent 160 apartments-studios and one-bedroom apartments in a residential complex Seaview Site C of several 5-storey buildings connected by underground passageways at: 155-175 Friendship lane, Todt Hill. The apartments are designed for single elderly and elderly couples. Participation in the sweepstakes is open to residents of new York aged from 62 years and…

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Affordable housing in new York | Apartments in Financial District from $788 per month

February 7, 2018

Enticing new housing lottery opened in a newly built 762-foot skyscraper in Financial District where for an affordable price you can rent one from 97 affordable apartments. Modern, skyscraper with glass facade was built by Carmel Partners project Gerner Kronick + Valcarcel Architects and SLCE. It is located on 118 Fulton Street (also known as 19 Dutch Street), and in total there are 483 apartments available for rent. On the…

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New Yorkers fleeing to Florida taxes

February 7, 2018

Florida, long turned to «oasis» for retirees New York attracts more and more entrepreneurs and other wealthy residents of the Big Apple. The reason, experts say, the new tax legislation signed at the end of 2017 President Trump. We will remind, the new Tax code significantly restricts state

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Google will purchase the building of the Chelsea Market for $2 billion

February 7, 2018

Corporation Google going to buy the building Chelsea Market nearly $ 2 billion. On Tuesday announced the publication of the Real Deal, citing unidentified sources. The transaction of purchase and sale will be the logical conclusion of the previous lease — Google has long shoots 3 floor 8-storey building on 9th Avenue, and another is owned by his company Youtube. Besides, new York’s Google headquarters is right across the street…

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