Top Stories April 6, 2020

This past month so far has been unlike any other that we’ve seen in our lifetimes. COVID-19 has upended nearly every industry in the city, including real estate. Here’s a look at some stories that discuss current impacts, possible future impacts and various measures undertaken by the state of New York to blunt the economic blow. 

New York Will Offer Mortgage Relief During Coronavirus Pandemic. What About Rents? (NY Curbed)

New York Renters Hurt Financially by Coronavirus May Get Some Relief (Brick Underground)

Coronavirus Complicates Home Buying and Mortgage Refinancing (NY Times) 

Should I Put Off Buying a NYC Apartment During the Coronavirus Pandemic? (Brick Underground)

New York Issues a ‘Pause’ on Nonessential Services and Gatherings. Here’s What that Means (NY Curbed)