HPD is writing a Regulatory Agreement that will affect approximately thirty thousand residents of one the affordable housing in programs in New York: the HDFC cooperatives. The frame of the agreement is forceful: the threat of deleting the existing tax exemption (valid until 2029) will force into regulation.     …

In Rape New York, 2000-2008 I wrote about several holes in the gentrification and real estate development process at the time in New York. This includes using “rape” as a strategy for “moving” in rent stabilized apartments in an area that was under gentrification: Harlem.   Upon arriving in New …

EL CARTERO SIEMPRE LLAMA DOS VECES, un examen del crimen dentro de los edificios en Madrid   “El portal”, es el tercer lugar en número de robos con violencia, sólo superado por la vía pública y el centro comercial y el portal supera al parque en peligrosidad. En el anuario …