On the Market: Bike Licensing Bill Nixed; Free Squatter Classes; 34th Street Plan Still Sinister?



Gowanus hotel rivalry blooms while new music spot opens [BK Paper, Brownstoner]

Businessweek says Upper East Side has city’s most expensive block [News]

Free squatter classes [Curbed]

Queens state senator withdraws bike licensing law [Times]

City plan helps homeowners with tax liens, water bills, still raises money [Journal]

Cooper Square Hotel sold in restructuring deal [Real Deal]

34th Street redesign is dead. Long Live 34th Street redesign [Crain’s]

Hip hop still rules the South Bronx [News]

DOB cracks down on illegal hostel in Clinton Hill mansion [Brownstoner]

Supporting housing project approved in Washington Heights [DNAinfo]

Is the Atlantic Yards VIP club fight just a Slope joke? [Journal]

Comptroller takes EDC to task for using abusive builder [Times]