Last modified March 16, 2018 at 7:48 am
The eight remaining rent-stabilized residents in the building organized, and are now suing developer Samy Mahfar for hazardous living conditions.
Last modified March 7, 2013 at 11:21 pm
At 87, Taylor Mead remains a Lower East Side legend. But the prolific artist resides in an area which is now deemed Hell Square. And for him, the name rings true.
Posted October 17, 2012 at 6:18 am
Fei Wang purchased the tenement building at 11 Allen Street in early 2011, and has since fought tooth-and-nail to evict its longtime tenants.
Last modified September 1, 2017 at 5:18 pm
“Why are my tenants complaining about my improvements? Like, how about a pat on the back for doing that work? Instead, we get resistance the whole way through.” Words likely to boil the blood from landlord Ben “Sledgehammer” Shaoul. The Times penned a lengthy piece on the controversial real estate figure over the weekend, which […]