The Coalition for the Homeless explains that the Family Eviction Prevention Subsidy, or FEPS, is a program in the state of New York, so all apartments do not qualify for FEPS. Only families living in apartments within th... More » Government & Politics Law

To look for apartments for rent in Brooklyn, first narrow your search to a maximum of three neighborhoods, recommends Ellen Freudenheim for Select the neighborhoods based on your needs, such as proximity to tr... More » Business & Finance Real Estate Finding a Home

Two online search-tool resources that people can use to find apartments for seniors in Brooklyn, New York, are and An additional resource is the Department for the Aging, or DFTA, p... More » Business & Finance Real Estate Finding a Home
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