Brooklyn This Week

Exploring the city program residents call ‘deed theft’

August 08, 2019 Season 1 Episode 38
Brooklyn This Week
Exploring the city program residents call ‘deed theft’
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Brooklyn This Week
Exploring the city program residents call ‘deed theft’
Aug 08, 2019 Season 1 Episode 38
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
An in-depth look at the most important events in Brooklyn over the past week
Show Notes

The city Housing Preservation and Development’s Third Party Transfer program just went through a city council probe, still faces a class-action lawsuit, and may yet come under a federal investigation. The tax enforcement program, designed to rehabilitate physically and financially distressed properties, is being labeled by local advocates and politicians as a form of deed theft.



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