The Closing: HPD Official in $600,000 Bribe Bust; Mortgage Rates Drop Below 4 Percent; Herzog & de Mueron Reimagine Park Ave. Armory

Senior housing official nabbed by FBI for taking alleged $600,000 bribe [Times, Post]

Talk about a record low! Mortgage rates now below 4 percent. [Crain’s]

Tim Zagat loves gentrification! Err, we mean Harlem. [Daily News]

Twitter opens first New York office—where else?—on Madison Avenue. [Post]

New subway entrance could ruin historic East 60s block. [DNAinfo]

Herzog & de Mueron (they of 40 Bond fame) transforming Park Avenue Armory. [ArchPaper]

Jackson Heights, quaintly cultural. [NY Times]

Courtney Love may love the Village, but her daughter prefers L.A. [Daily News]

Residential foreclosures continue to fall in New York. [Crain’s]

The only sadder than deer in Brooklyn is a dead deer in Brooklyn. [NY Times]