Ilya Marritz covers business for WNYC.
He was born and raised in Manhattan and lives in Brooklyn. He attended Stuyvesant High School and Wesleyan University, and has also worked as a producer at WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show, a producer at NPR's All Things Considered, a reporter at Radio MultiKulti (sadly now defunct) in Berlin, Germany, and Radio Prague, in the Czech Republic.
Ilya Marritz appears in the following:
Monday, November 24, 2014
The final steel element is added to the downtown PATH hub, now under construction.
Friday, November 21, 2014
Real estate and insurance companies worry the lame-duck Congress will fail to re-authorize the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act before it expires on December 31.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Faster than an express train, New York City plans to turn payphones into the largest, fastest (and free) Wi-Fi network in the world.
Friday, October 31, 2014
Airbnb hopes sponsoring this year’s New York marathon will turn runners into loyal guests. What it won’t do: get the New York Attorney General off its back.
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Buildings worth more than $100 billion are vulnerable to coastal flooding in New York City.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Insurance may not cover the costs of dealing with the disease.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
The state's attorney general says nearly three-quarters of Airbnb's listings in NYC are illegal. The company says local laws should be changed.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
In 2050, a storm comparable to Sandy could cause $90 billion of damage. That's 4.5 times the damage the storm inflicted in 2012—equal to the entire economy of Ecuador.
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
The controversial short-term rental website Airbnb will soon be legal in its own hometown, San Francisco.
Friday, September 19, 2014
A waiting game to get one's hands on Apple's latest gadgets.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
New research on a 19th-century storm suggests Sandy was bad but not exceptional.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Beverly Ann Griffin said her son Bradley Ballard died because he was held in solitary confinement for seven days and denied food and medication.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
New York City startups are encouraging users to be net activists.
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Tough questions at a beauty contest for casino license applicants.
Monday, September 08, 2014
The rate of water leaks, heat outages and vermin has risen fast in NYC housing projects.
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Men who claim they were abused as teenagers are barred from suing for damages.
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Gays marched in the 1991 parade, but they weren't invited back. Here's why.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
New Jersey teams up with a labor union to help laid-off casino workers.
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Boardwalk behemoths are emptying out in Atlantic City in quick succession.
Monday, August 25, 2014
New Yorkers could be the losers in a mega-merger of two communications giants, according to Mayor de Blasio.