After report that Trump may replace Bharara, REBNY and trade union agree to 421-a revival plan

After report that Trump may replace Bharara, REBNY and trade union agree to 421-a revival plan

After it was reported that President-elect Donald Trump was considering a replacement for U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, the Real Estate Board of New York and a trade union announced a compromise to revive the 421-a tax abatement program that appears patterned after a plan proposed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.

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Bharara mum if Feds will join NYCHA class action mold remediation case

Bharara mum if Feds will join NYCHA class action mold remediation case

The office of U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara won't comment about whether Federal prosecutors will join the class action mold remediation and abatement case against the New York City Housing Authority.

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Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver sentenced to prison for 12 years

Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to prison for 12 years after having been found guilty in November of seven counts of Federal corruption charges.

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DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

DCAS silent about use of $16 million payment to lift deed restrictions on Rivington House

Officials with the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services refuse to detail use of $16 million paid by a previous owner of Rivington House to lift deed restrictions on the former AIDS nursing home, paving the way for a controversial planned luxury condominium conversion.

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