BRI News

The BRI Agrees to A New Labor Contract with SEIU Local 32-BJ
Published On December 17, 2018

Termed as “a note worthy victory for employers,” the BRI recently agreed to a new labor contract with SEIU Local 32-BJ.  This agreement runs from October 1, 2018- September 30, Read More…

Westchester County & Co-op Council Clash & then Come to A Compromise
Published On December 17, 2018

The Board of Legislators approved the compromise cooperative bill at its General Session on Nov. 19th. It passed with a 13-4 vote. To read more click this link  https://buildersinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Impact_SEPTOCT_20181120.pdf

NY State Imposes Sexual Harassment Policy Adoption & Training for All Employers
Published On December 17, 2018

Effective October 2018, all employers in NY must adopt a Sexual Harassment Policy & must complete Sexual Harassment Training by April 2019. To read more:https://buildersinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Impact_SEPTOCT_20181120.pdf

Builders Institute Launches Its New Radio Program on AM 970 The Answer
Published On December 3, 2018

The Builders Institute/Building and Realty Institute of Westchester and the Mid-Hudson Region (BI/BRI) recently launched the first broadcast of its new radio program on AM 970 The Answer (WNYM). Called Read More…

Our Holiday Cocktail Reception & Industry Recognition Night! Thursday, Dec. 13th
Published On October 31, 2018

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Another Successful Golf Outing for the BRI
Published On October 23, 2018

The weather was questionable early on but it turned out to be a perfect day for golf. This was our 2nd year at the beautiful GlenArbor Golf Club where the Read More…

New Collective Bargaining Group Agreement
Published On October 3, 2018

Late Friday, September 28th, the BRI’s CBG Negotiating Committee reached an agreement with SEIU 32BJ. We have prepared a summary of the new 2018-2022 contract for you.   To see Read More…

The Westchester County Rent Guidelines Board Approves Lease Renewal Increases
Published On September 17, 2018

The Westchester County Rent Guidelines Board approved lease renewal increases for leases affected by the Emergency Tenant Protection Act (ETPA). Owners and managers are mandated to increase a One-Year Lease Renewal to Read More…

AOAC MEMBERS- NEW RENT GUIDELINES ANNOUNCED!
Published On June 26, 2018

Guidelines for Renewal Leases between October 1, 2018 and September 30, 2019 1-Year Lease Term: 2% 2-Year Lease Term: 3% Where the owner does not provide heat or hot water: Read More…

SHORE & I CARE Midsummer Dinner & Auction Honoring BRI’s Executive Director, Albert Annunziata & Board President, Vincent Mutarelli
Published On June 5, 2018