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Manhattan »

Manhattan Rents Get Healthy Boost Due to Increased Demand, Lower Availability

Reports say rents jumped in the first half the year, spurred on by high demand and low availability throughout the borough.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Rent Hikes Approved by Board as Tenants Jeer

The board voted to increase one year leases by 3.75 percent and two-year leases by 7.25 percent.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Rent Guidelines Board Votes Monday Night

The board is considering boosting rents by up to 5.75 percent for one-year leases and 9 percent for two-year leases.

Manhattan »

City Agents Go Undercover on Craigslist to Scout Illegally Converted Apartments

Mayor Bloomberg slammed landlords who illegally divide apartments Tuesday, saying they put tenants at risk.

Harlem »

Slain Harlem Grandmother Had Order of Protection Against Grandson

Larry Davis, 22, was issued an order of protection not to harass 76-year-old Cora Davis a month before her murder.

Manhattan »

Christine Quinn Blasts Abuse of Power Allegations as 'Outrageous'

City Council Speaker Christine Quinn defended herself Monday against charges by the Daily News .

East Village & Lower East Side »

East Village Duplex Floors Connected by Indoor Slide

An architecture firm found a playful way to connect a client's penthouses units: with a metal slide.

Downtown »

New Website Aims to Lure Residents to the Financial District

FiDiDigs.com battles the impression that the Financial District is a sleepy place to live.

Downtown »

Frank Gehry's Skyscraper Has Rent-Stabilized Apartments

All 903 apartments in 'New York by Gehry' will be rent-stabilized for 20 years.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

A-Rod Buys Upper West Side Apartment

Yankee slugger Alex "A-Rod" Rodriguez had reportedly agreed to buy an apartment in the Rushmore.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Dakota Fights Back in Discrimination Suit, Report Says

The Dakota co-op board denied accusations of racism in a court filling Tuesday.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Late-Night Fire in East Village Destroys New Tenant's Apartment

The blaze broke out about 11:30 p.m. inside a sixth-floor apartment in the Jacob Riis Houses on East 10th Street.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Park Avenue Co-Op Evacuated After Transformer Fire

A transformer fire caused unsafe levels of carbon monoxide at 700 Park Avenue Thursday night.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Grenade Found in Lower East Side Apartment, Police Say

The bomb squad found an inert grenade inside an apartment on Norfolk Street but said it was non-threatening.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

New WaHi Bar Targets More Relaxed Crowd Than Swankier Neighbors

Uptown native Jose Morales hopes to provide home comforts to the Upper Manhattan bar and restaurant crowd.