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- News Analysis: Trump’s Biggest Obstacle to Policy Goals? His Own Missteps March 25, 2017A litany of stumbles and controversies have dented the president’s “I alone can fix it” vow to remake government with businesslike efficiency.
- Paul Ryan Emerges From Health Care Defeat Badly Damaged March 25, 2017He is now tasked with defending not just his leadership abilities but his very brand of conservatism in a party fitfully searching for a coherent policy identity.
- Trump Becomes Ensnared in Fiery G.O.P. Civil War March 25, 2017The health bill’s defeat leaves the president facing a wrenching choice: ceding power to his party’s anti-establishment wing, or seeking other pathways to successful governing.
- Renegotiate Nafta? Mexicans Say Get on With It March 25, 2017Uncertainty over the trade deal is hitting the country hard, pinching off foreign investment and lowering growth expectations.
- E.U. Leaders Sign Rome Declaration and Proclaim a ‘Common Future’ (Minus Britain) March 25, 2017The 27 leaders marked the 60th anniversary of the European Union’s founding treaties in Rome as Britain prepares to become the first country to leave the bloc.
- Top 5 Stories on Brownstoner This Week: Slave Theater Demolished, Historic Villa Hits Market March 25, 2017Slave Theater Demolished as Bed Stuy Icon Makes Way for Mixed-Use Development The site of the Slave Theater, an icon in Bed Stuy whose sale and planned development has been the subject of many protests in the community, is inching closer to its newest iteration. _ Four Houses With Potential to See This… Read More […]
- From the Forum: Should a Buyer Be Leery of Purchasing a House With Termite Damage? March 24, 2017An inspection turned up termite damage in a brownstone and the potential buyer is wondering if it is wise to go forward with the purchase. The inspector found termite damage to some floor joists in the cellar but otherwise determined the house to be structurally sound. The seller is offering… Read More > The post […]
- Four Move-In Ready Houses to See This Weekend, Starting at $589K March 24, 2017This weekend brings the first open houses of spring, which arrived this week according to the calendar even if meteorological cooperation was scant. For the occasion we’ve got four houses that are move-in ready. One’s a candidate for updating, but would serve as-is for buyers who want to go that… Read More > The post […]
- Brooklyn Real Estate Listings Six Months Later: Three Sold, One Still Available March 24, 2017This week, we're taking a look back at four of our featured listings from six months ago and checking in on how they fared on the market. First up is a piece of Brooklyn history: a Greek Revival home at 136 Clinton Avenue in Wallabout dubbed the Lefferts-Laidlaw House. Built by… Read More > The […]
- Fulfill Your Anglophile Dreams With a Bit of Stockbroker Tudor in Westchester County March 24, 2017The 1920s evokes visions of modern skyscrapers and streamlined design but it was also a time that saw a bit of Old England get translated into a housing style fit for the tycoons of the modern era. Tudor-style homes, with their asymmetrical massing, picturesque half timbering and peaked roofs began… Read More > The post […]