Laura Kusisto

Journalist (New York)
Reporter for the Wall Street Journal covering economic development in New York, including housing, jobs, hospitals and city planning.
Tags: Health Care, Housing: Landlord-Tenant

Links: @laurakusisto | Laura's Bio | (Current as of: March 13, 2015)


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Coronavirus Forces Courts to Experiment

Laura Kusisto
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
March 28, 2020

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As Rents Rise, Cities Strengthen Tenants’ Ability to Fight Eviction

Laura Kusisto
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
December 26, 2019
Half-a-dozen cities from San Francisco to Cleveland are promising tenants the right to an attorney in eviction cases, a costly and logistically daunting initiative that advocates say is a necessary response to rising housing costs and homelessness.

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NY Housing Authority Seeks Private Investors for Brooklyn, Bronx Buildings

Laura Kusisto
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
January 18, 2017
Private developers expected to help upgrade 1,700 units needing about $350 million in repairs.

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Landlords Face Pressure on Criminal Background Checks

Laura Kusisto
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
April 4, 2016
Technology makes it possible for apartment owners to perform fast, cheap checks on prospective renters

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Hot Housing Markets Pinch Seniors

Jennifer Levitz, Laura Kusisto
Wall Street Journal (WSJ)
March 31, 2016
Decline in homeownership among older people leaves them susceptible to rent hikes.



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