Author: harlemcondolife

SoHa: The New Name Realtors Are Using For a Part of Harlem

Realtors are using it, but locals are hating it.

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NYC’s Homeless Crisis Might Grow Under Trump Administration, Advocates Warn

Cuts to Section 8 vouchers, affordable housing tax breaks and supportive housing could hurt New Yorkers.

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City’s Rent-to-Own Program Called a ‘Failure’ as Tenants Wait Years to Buy

Residents questioned the city’s transition from one program to another.

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Bob Dylan’s Former Harlem Townhouse Hits Market for $3.7 Million

The Nobel Prize winner lived in the home for 14 years before selling it in 2000. 

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Officials Table Plan for Harlem School Co-Location Amid Pushback

Parents from both schools said the plan marks a last-ditch effort by the department.

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New Art Coming to Thomas Jefferson Park and Other City Green Spaces in June

Several parks across the five boroughs will get new pieces of art created by New Yorkers. 

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Harlem School Library Gets $80K Upgrade

The school received 25 laptops in addition to the renovations, funded by retail giant Burlington. CENTRAL HARLEM — Thurgood Marshall Academy senior Danielle Mosley said it was always a challenge for her and her classmates to use the school’s…

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Finding a Roommate When You’re in Your 60s

Finding a Roommate When You’re in Your 60s When Beverly Tall, a retired office administrator, decided to get a long-term roommate to share her two-bedroom apartment in Morningside Heights, she didn’t want to take her chances with Craigslist….

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Ta-Nehisi Coates on Creating Black Superheroes

Ta-Nehisi Coates on Creating Black Superheroes When Marvel Comics announced in September 2015 that Ta-Nehisi Coates would be writing a new Black Panther series, the timing could not have been more fortuitous. That same month, Mr. Coates, who…

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