Day: December 18, 2013

De Blasio Announces Move to Gracie Mansion

Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has finally decided to make his home in Gracie Mansion. The decision followed much deliberation, the announcement was made on Wednesday, December 11. “It’s a tough decision,” said a statement from Bill, Chirlane, Chiara, and Dante….

Manhattan Judge Steps Down From Silver Case

A Manhattan judge has recused herself from a sexual harassment case brought about by two of Vito Lopez’s alleged harassment victims. The case is being brought against not only Lopez but also against Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, according to the…

UBS Provides $20M Loan For NYC Area Small Businesses

UBS announced on December 9 the funding of a significant small business loan program through the Tri-State Business Opportunity Fund (TBOF), a lending vehicle for small businesses in the New York Metro region. Located in New York City, TBOF will…

$300 Per Home Tax Break Due to Expire

New York City homeowners are about to miss the boat on $75 million in tax breaks, a report on Monday, December 9 revealed. A looming December 31 deadline is currently in effect for a property tax abatement that would lower…