To Some, They’re An Outrage — But Homeless New Yorkers Relieved To See Hotels Converted To Shelters
The pandemic upended New York’s hotel industry. Some disused buildings are finding new life as shelters for people experiencing homelessness.
Feb 1, 10:50 AM
Without More Tourists, City Hotels Can’t Bring Back All Their Furloughed Staffers
Most of the city’s hotels have reopened and tourists are coming back to New York. But the industry’s recovery is uneven because the numbers are still nothing like they were pre-pandemic.
Jun 30, 2021 5:00 AM
Homeless Hotel Residents Decry Planned Return To Shelters
"Everything has changed except how they run the shelters."
Jun 14, 2021 4:45 PM
NYC Hotels Expect More Guests As State Lifts Quarantine For Domestic Travelers
Hotel owners said the quarantine deterred visitors and made it harder for them to hang on during the coronavirus pandemic.
Mar 31, 2021 5:16 PM
NYC Will Continue To House Some Homeless Adults In Hotels
City officials have reached an agreement with the Hotel Association of New York City to extend an existing contract, according to two sources familiar with the matter.
Oct 6, 2020 4:55 PM
City Sues Over Alleged Airbnb Housing Ring That Made Millions
A complaint alleges that 13 people and entities misled guests into illegal, unsafe short-term rentals.
Updated: Jun 20, 2019 2:47 PM
East Midtown Rezoning Triggers Another Demolition: The Grand Hyatt, A Beaux-Arts Hotel Renovated By Trump
It's unlikely there will be any tears shed for the Grand Hyatt, at least in its current form.
Updated: Feb 8, 2019 4:43 PM
Here's What A $1,000 Bagel Looks Like
New Yorkers don't need a truffle and gold-topped bagel to be charitable, but here it is nevertheless.
Updated: Oct 20, 2017 2:34 PM
Comptroller Blasts City's Use Of $400/Night Hotel Rooms To House Homeless
According to the report, the city spends $400,000 per day renting hotel rooms for the homeless.
Updated: Dec 14, 2016 4:30 PM
Video: You'll Never Guess How Many Times These NYC Hotels Changed Their Sheets
There are plenty of hotels with integrity around Manhattan that still maintain that a sheet only needs to be washed under extreme circumstances.
Updated: Apr 3, 2018 11:24 PM
16 Major NYC Hotels Pledge To Cut Carbon Emissions
They'll join over 700 buildings and institutions that have pledged to reduce emissions by 30 percent over a decade.
Updated: Dec 29, 2015 3:57 PM
City Pays Almost $5K A Month For Each Hotel Room Housing The Homeless
More than 1,000 rooms are booked each night.
Updated: Dec 11, 2015 10:40 AM
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