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Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Real Estate, Soured

Friday, January 09, 2009

Deflation hits Manhattan apartments and an Atlantic Yards developer looks to economize.

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Why Servicers Matter

Thursday, January 08, 2009

Columbia profs cook up a mortgage-foreclosure plan.

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Skipping Bryant Park

Wednesday, January 07, 2009

Designers decide to opt out of Fashion Week runway shows.

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Venezuela Oil Suspension Hits Homes in NY

Tuesday, January 06, 2009

Some low-income New Yorkers are scrambling to find a new home heating oil supplier, now that Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez has suspended a three-year-old program that provided them with discounted heating oil. Citgo, Venezuela's U.S. refining unit, says the suspension is due to the recession, ...

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Venezuela Oil Suspension Hits Homes in NY

Tuesday, January 06, 2009

Some low-income New Yorkers are scrambling to find a new home heating oil supplier, now that Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez has suspended a three-year-old program that provided them with discounted heating oil. Citgo, Venezuela's U.S. refining unit, says the suspension is due to the recession, ...

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Give My Regards…

Tuesday, January 06, 2009

Broadway falls on hard times.

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All’s Well That Lends Well

Monday, January 05, 2009

Even if banks lend again, the market for securitized loans may stay small.

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Questions for 2009?

Friday, January 02, 2009

How many jobs will the city lose? Will investment banks find a new way to make money?

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The Agony and the Alchemy

Thursday, January 01, 2009

There were a lot of lessons to be learned in 2008. Business Week writer Roben Farzad has his top five.

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With New Year Come New Laws

Thursday, January 01, 2009

It's the first day of 2009 and dozens of state laws are taking effect in New York. They govern everything from composting to tax refunds. WNYC's Ilya Marritz has more.

REPORTER: There's no such thing as an "early tax refund," and now tax preparers will be ...

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Village Voice Lets Hentoff Go

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

After fifty years with the Village Voice, legendary jazz critic and civil liberties reporter Nat Hentoff is writing his final column. It is not his choice. Hentoff learned yesterday that he is one of three Voice writers who are being let go.

HENTOFF: Let's say you've ...

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Foot Traffic

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

New York City tries to lure tourists despite worldwide recession.

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Plastic, Paper, and Metal

Monday, December 29, 2008

Wild swings in commodities prices test the city’s recycling program.

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Making Numbers Make Sense

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Why too many zeroes makes people zone out.

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Financial Scams

Monday, December 22, 2008

Examining some of the new scams that are tailor made for the new millennium and the current financial downturn.

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Laid Off Media Workers Pick up the Pieces

Sunday, December 21, 2008

For several years, book publishers, newspapers and magazines have struggled to stay profitable. Now it looks like they are losing that struggle. Publisher Houghton Mifflin has stopped buying manuscripts. The Tribune Company has filed for bankruptcy. And the mighty New York Times is so squeezed ...

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NYC Layoffs Spread to Retail and Construction

Friday, December 19, 2008

Greg David, editorial director of Crain's New York Business, joins us for a wrap up of the week's economic news.

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Time to Retire the 401 (k)?

Thursday, December 18, 2008

The unemployment rate in New York State shot up last month, from 5.7 to 6.1 percent. It's the biggest jump in unemployment in seven years. Citing the bad economy, Federal Express announced today it will stop offering to match its employees' 401(k) retirement plan contributions.

It ...

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Like an Old Balloon…

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

A silver lining to the financial mess we're in: prices really are dropping, and not just on West Texas crude. Clothes, cars, even the proverbial pint of milk have all gotten cheaper. David Leonhardt writes about deflation, or falling prices, for The New York Times, ...

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Unpleasant, Unpopular, and Early

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Governor Paterson reveals his proposed austerity budget.

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