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NYC Lawmakers Vow To Ban 'Poor Doors' In Luxury Buildings

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 07.31.2014 | Business

New York City officials are vowing to reverse a law allowing luxury developers to install two separate entrances in new residential towers -- one for ...

Christopher Mathias

NYC Is Even More Unaffordable Than You Think, In 6 Charts

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 04.25.2014 | Business

We knew it was bad, but not this bad. Rents in New York City have skyrocketed over the past decade while New Yorkers' incomes have fallen, creatin...

Let's Bring Affordable Rents Back Home

Gregory Floyd | Posted 06.01.2014 | New York
Gregory Floyd

It's clear that we need more truly affordable housing. One way to get it is to build it, but real-estate interests are powerful, and the city makes it all too easy for developers to tear down existing, rent-stabilized buildings to build glass-covered luxury condo towers.