Love wasn't in the air in the offices of the New York Post on Valentine's Day, that's for sure. On Saturday the paper declared war on the State Assembly-sponsored package of potential new rent regulation laws, and rent regulation itself. Check out this opinion piece on the "Soviet-style mechanism" of rent stabilization that is supposedly keeping NYC rents too high, and then head on over to this piece penned by an anonymous writer "imprisoned" by his $600-a-month West Village apartment. [NYPost]
Rent Wars: $600/Month West Village ‘Prison’
The "Soviet-style mechanism" of rent stabilization?