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Upper West Side »

Collegiate School Wants to Move Required Affordable Housing to New Site

The private school, which is required to build the units, wants to move them to West 108th Street.

New York City »

Is Your Apartment Rent Stabilized? This Website Will Help You Find Out

Amirentstabilized.com helps you track down whether you're paying too much for your apartment.

Sunnyside »

De Blasio Defends Sunnyside Yards Redevelopment at St. Pat's for All Parade

De Blasio responded after parade-goers reportedly chanted against the development Sunday.

Bushwick »

Coalition Formed to Target Tenant Harassment in North Brooklyn

The group plans to focus on the worst cases of tenant harassment in the area.

Hamilton Heights »

Landlord Owes Tenant $112,000 After Overcharging Him for Years

Ramon Hernandez paid as much as $1,600 a month even though the legal rent on his apartment was $233.

Sunnyside »

Cuomo Knocks De Blasio's Sunnyside Yards Development Again

Cuomo reiterated Monday that the MTA did not see any "redevelopment possibilities" at the 200-acre site.

Inwood »

Bogus Realtor Arrested for Stealing Up to $30K in Housing Scam, Sources Say

Jennifer Ricardo scammed families using phony leases and fake keys, police sources said.

Bed-Stuy »

City's Plan to Build on Community Gardens Needs More Transparency, Pol Says

Robert Cornegy used his first State of the District address to support the preservation of the gardens.

Sunnyside »

Sunnyside Yards Development Will Be Costly and Time-Consuming, Experts Say

While experts say it can be done, they predict the development will be expensive and take years to plan.

Bushwick »

Affordable Units at Rheingold Brewery Site to Start Being Built This Summer

A residential development complex with 20 percent affordable units will rise at 123 Melrose Street.

Greenwich Village »

MAP: 9 Developments in SoHo and the Village to Watch For in 2015

Apartments, schools, retail space and a waterfront park are in the works for the Village.

Jamaica »

Proposed Affordable Housing Project Could Create Nearly 500 Jobs in Jamaica

The city is planning to transform a Jamaica garage into affordable housing and retail.

Midtown »

Hell's Kitchen Apartment That Caught Fire Owned by Illegal Hotel Operator

Highpoints Associates VII LLC owes the city almost $100,000 in fines for DOB violations.

Sunnyside »

Sunnyside Yards Affordable Housing Raises Concerns About Transit, Schools

A plan to build 11,250 affordable units at the site must address infrastructure, local leaders say.

Sunnyside »

City Plans 11,000 Affordable Units at Sunnyside Yards Despite Gov Saying No

Mayor Bill de Blasio said they want to develop 11,250 affordable apartments at the 200-acre rail yard.