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Sky-high rents at new South Bronx luxury development usher in a new phase in the gentrification of borough

Several years ago, newer developments in the South Bronx, particularly in the Port Morris and Mott Haven area, were renting luxury apartments with rents as high as just over $4,000 for four bedrooms over at the Clocktower expansion along Bruckner Boulevard. Now, leasing has begun at Bankside, the South Bronx’s largest luxury development and most…

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City moves closer to fixing dangerous Bronx road to Westchester

A vital, yet dangerous connection between The Bronx and Westchester County has taken a step closer to remediation of constant flooding and icing during the winter creating hazardous conditions. For residents of the Northeast Bronx, especially those living on City Island, Shore Road is a vital and direct connection to Lower Westchester, and, in particular,…

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Gov Hochul leaves The Bronx out of transformative Interborough Express

Last week, Governor Kathy Hochul directed the Metropolitan Transit Authority to move forward with taking a look to see if an Interborough Express line (IBX) connecting Brooklyn and Queens would be feasible. To that end, Governor Hochul announced yesterday that the MTA has completed the feasibility study and, in fact, such a transportation line is…

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Brand new apartments in Fordham, The Bronx starting at $615 a month for 2 bedroom units

Another affordable housing lottery has been launched in The Bronx, this time in the Fordham neighborhood of the borough. Cyrus Place Apartments, located at 4697 Third Avenue at Cyrus Place just south of E 188th Street, the 8-story development contains 53 units ranging from studios to three-bedroom units. Income requirements for the available units range…

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