Category Archives: News

  1. What’s the problem with Airbnb? Experts weigh in on NY1 Online

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    October 16, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

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    What’s all the fuss about Airbnb? Experts weigh in.

  2. NY Daily News: ‘Airbnb’s threat to affordable housing’

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    October 14, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance


    Airbnb makes it easier for dishonest landlords to illegally operate hotel rooms, which turns a much higher profit than collecting rent from tenants.

  3. NY Times: ‘Policy Change Could Benefit New York’s Landlords and Tenants’

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    October 11, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

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    Mayor Bill de Blasio called the policy change a new tool “to preserve affordable apartments in perpetuity.”

  4. Public Advocate Tish James Releases List of Worst Landlords in NYC

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    October 10, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

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    Who are NYC’s worst landlords? Public Advocate Letitia James has some ideas.

  5. Watch: Our First ‘Share Better’ Ad

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    October 6, 2014 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Have you seen our spoof ad from WSNA’s Share Better campaign against Airbnb and other illegal hotel operators. If not, …
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  6. Durst Pyramid

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    December 13, 2012 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    We’ve testified at the community board and at the City Planning Commission (CPC), spoken to the Borough President’s office as …
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  7. Tenants protest for stronger rent laws

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    May 9, 2011 by westsideneighborhoodalliance

    Over 2 million New Yorkers who live in rent-regulated housing could face dire consequences if New York’s rent laws aren’t …
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