Big news in the world of housing today: the city is finally starting to own up to the extent of its slumlord problem. And Mayor Michael Bloomberg himself vowed to close a loophole that has allowed slumlords to avoid the financial consequences of breaking the housing code and putting the lives ... More >>
Ten foreclosed Bronx buildings formerly owned by "Ten Worst Landlords" firm Milbank Real Estate scored a rare victory in court today. A Bronx Supreme Court judge has ruled that a financial services company responsible for the buildings cough up $2.5 million dollars for emergency repairs. The ... More >>
On the heels of the Voice's "10 Worst Landlords" series, tenants in 10 foreclosed buildings in the Bronx run into the ground by dishonoree Milbank Real Estate are going to court with a new strategy that directly targets Wall Street. Backed up by local pols, they're asking a judge today to force mor ... More >>
In a city of slumlords and broke-ass apartment buildings, these stand out.