New York CIty Council Member Ben Kallos

Kim Velsey

New York Observer On the Market: House Hunting Along the L Train; Details of the LICH Deal by Kim Velsey

On the Market: House Hunting Along the L Train; Details of the LICH Deal

Also not doing so well: Second Avenue businesses. Those that have not already closed are just barely limping along with subway construction on its umpteenth year and Councilman Ben Kallos thinks that the city should provide grants to keep the survivors alive, according to DNAinfo. “Small businesses located within 150 feet of municipal construction sites would be eligible to apply for grants if they could show a 10 percent reduction in taxable income compared to the year before construction began.”