Steve Croman

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2014

    How Can New York Stop the City's Worst Landlords?

    When the trouble came to 90 Elizabeth Street, it arrived quietly, in a flurry of white papers. They blanketed the mailboxes and the front doors of many of the tenants in the modest Chinatown apartment building, a forbidding snowdrift of eggshell, piled with angry black type. When 43-year-old Betty E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2013

    Why Oligarchs Need Not Despair About Those Dirt Cheap Manhattan Rents

    Manhattan rents declined for a fifth straight month in January! "Renting in Manhattan may not be out of reach, after all," reports today's New York Business Journal. "Renters who have given up the dream of an affordable Manhattan apartment may have a second chance," concurs the Wall Street Journal's ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    May 4, 2004

    Overexcited Chihuahua

    Chihuahua has fire in his eyes for echidna in 1950s living room.

  • News

    September 11, 2001

    Caveat Renter

    Check Out a Landlord Before You Sign a Lease

  • News

    May 9, 2000

    There Goes the Neighborhood

    Landlord Steve Croman Has Turned Downtown Tenements Upscale, but Not Everyone Is Cheering. On 18th Street, a New Crop of Croman Tenants Is Worried That They’re Next.