Around Brooklyn: Trump tweets to endorse Malliotakis
Trump tweets to endorse Malliotakis
President Donald Trump took to Twitter to announce his endorsement of Republican Assemblymember Nicole Malliotakis for Congress. “Nicole has my Complete and Total Endorsement,” Trump tweeted on Wednesday. Malliotakis is seeking to take the 11th Congressional District seat, representing Southwest Brooklyn and Staten Island, from incumbent Democrat Max Rose, according to the Home Reporter website. Malliotakis, who has been vocal in her support of Trump, said in a statement, “I plan to defeat Max Rose and return New York’s 11th Congressional District to common-sense leadership.”
Brooklyn, other NY rents rise, says report
The latest New York City rental report from Douglas Elliman is out, covering January 2020, and it shows rents rising throughout the city, according to Curbed. The median rent in Brooklyn is $2,987 a month, a year-over-year increase of 5.5 percent. In Manhattan, the median rent is up 5 percent YOY, with the face rent (without concessions included) at $3.595 per month. And in Queens, the figure is $2,993 per month, a 6.3 percent increase.