Monday, May 17, 2021

McKee's Media - May 17, 2021

 


ARTICLES OF INTEREST TO TENANT ADVOCATES:

RENT RELIEF PROGRAM
Suzanne Cavanaugh: NYS rent relief website goes live -- but without an application (The Real Deal)
Eddie Small: NYS rejected four out of five applicants for second round of rent relief (Crain's)
Adam Mahoney: FEMA has funding to house the homeless, but local governments are not applying (Grist)

SHORT-TERM RENTALS
Shant Shahrigian: Council Member Ben Kallos introduces bill to require Short-Term Rental hosts to register with NYC (Daily News)
Katie Honan: New City Council bill would make it harder for illegal Short-Term Rentals (Wall Street Journal)
Dennis Schaal: Airbnb posts $1.2 billion first-quarter loss (Skift)

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