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Bronx

  1. the rent is too damn high
    Zombie Renovations Are ComingLandlords are claiming that work completed decades ago is grounds to take a building out of rent regulation. What’s a tenant supposed to do?
  2. loud town
    The Noise Next DoorTyquan Pleasant knocked on his neighbor’s door to ask her to stop the ear-shattering music and banging. Shaun Pyles heard a threat.
  3. on the market
    A Duplex is For Sale in the Coveted Villa Charlotte BrontëThe cliffside 3-bedroom has a wraparound deck and overlooks the Hudson.
  4. tenants
    What If We Made It Easier for Renters to Buy Their Buildings?A new bill in Albany, the Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act, would give them time and funding to be the first in line.
  5. brick and mortar
    ‘It Was a Struggle. I Lost All My Revenue.’Bronx business owners were left behind in an early COVID-relief program, according to a new report from the city comptroller’s office.
  6. housing
    A Woman in the Bronx Fell Through Her Bathroom FloorA new addition to your list of tenant nightmares.
  7. getting around
    Cars StuckLike the Suez Canal but in the Bronx.
  8. disaster relief
    After Bronx Fire, a Tiny Gambian Nonprofit Deals With an Avalanche of DonationsAmong the canned goods and clothing bags, an all-volunteer group struggles to provide a lifeline to the Bronx fire victims.
  9. disaster
    All the Legislation Being Considered in the Wake of the Bronx FireLawmakers are looking at fire doors, heat sensors, space heaters, and more.
  10. disaster
    Twin Parks Tenants Are Stuck in Housing Limbo“My daughter is petrified and can’t even look at the building without crying.”
  11. biography of a building
    What It Was Like at Twin Parks North West Before the FireNeighbors addressed each other in the hallway by “sister” or “brother” and told newcomers where to find the best halal lamb.
  12. disaster
    What We Know About the Deadly Bronx Apartment-Building FireDoors that did not self-close as they were supposed to appear to have played a primary role in allowing thick smoke to fill the building.
  13. makeovers
    A Bookstore in a Bus in the BronxReaders now boarding at Bronx Bound Books.
  14. developing
    Why Throgs Neck Homeowners Are Up in Arms About Two 8-Story BuildingsIt’s not just the height, or the number of units — it’s who might end up living there too.