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Fort Wadsworth on Staten Island

Welcome to Fort Wadsworth, here on the northeastern shore of Staten Island–all 226 acres of it.  This Fort was strategically located here situated on The Narrows of the NY Bay–the narrowest section of the Bay separating Brooklyn from Staten Island.   The Narrows divides NY Bay into upper and lower halves–Manhattan ...

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Definition of a Legal Bedroom in NYC

T.W. On SI What is a legal bedroom in NYC vvv Definition of a legal bedroom  New York City Building Codes were updated in 1968, 2008 and again in 2014. According to the 2008 New York City Building Code, which applies to most multi-family buildings constructed between 2008 and the ...

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Rental Properties…Inflation Fighting, Ongoing Income…Investment Considerations…

Up until perhaps Covid-19, the traditional plan for retirement was: Over the course of a 40-50 year career (or careers) you would save enough and invest well enough that when you  did            stop working (full-time), and retired, you would then start using those savings and investments in your retirement so ...

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For Landlords and Tenants: Emotional Support Animals, Service Dogs (and miniature horses) and Fair Housing

INFORMATION FOR BOTH TENANTS AND LANDLORDS IN REGARDS TO ASSISTANCE ANIMALS AND FAIR HOUSING AND TO CLARIFY WHAT THE LAW LAYS OUT FOR BOTH PARTIES…  Let’s start with how people needing assistance animals were provided protection.  It starts with laws and Acts that created Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.   For, ...

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