Steven Kessner

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    E. Harlem Tenants Take Down Limey Gentrifiers

    We thank NYC the Blog for turning us on to the feel-good story of the year. It has everything: greedy landlords, plucky barrio tenants and a billion-dollar Brit firm that tried to fuck with them and lost their ass. The Indypendent reports that last year slumlord Steven Kessner, whose predations hav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2006

    Letter From Steven Kessner?

    Someone writing as Steven Kessner--and sounding more than a little legit--posted this comment to a now buried Power Plays item about the Voice's 10 Worst Landlords report. Kessner made the list with this quote for a subhead: "All I do is fix, and they damage." Lest his comment on the earlier item g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2006

    Response From One of the Worst Landlords?

    On Wednesday, Power Plays received a comment from "REM," purporting to write on behalf of landlord Steven Kessner--one of the city's 10 worst landlords, according to a recent Village Voice report (full coverage, Kessner article, slideshow). Kessner, one of whose properties is pictured in the phot ... More >>

  • News

    July 11, 2006
  • NYC Life

    June 27, 2006

    Steven Kessner

    'All I do is fix, and they damage'