Tag: New York State

Breathing in Glass: Citing Health Concerns, NY Housing Authority to Ask...

A public housing authority in Cohoes, New York, is trying to shut down its own buildings—since it can’t shut down the factory that is making them unlivable.

Security Deposit Alternatives: The Misleading Marketing of ‘Renter’s Choice’

Dozens of cities and states are considering legislation allowing alternatives to upfront security deposits, such as "security deposit insurance." The only problem? It's not actually insurance.

Preserving New York’s Preservation Companies

Like many states over the past several years, New York has been implementing fiscal austerity measures to rein in expenses in the face of...