Newark mayor unveils a slate of affordable housing sites as rents spike
New Jersey's largest city is becoming increasingly unaffordable for its residents.
May 12, 1:57 PM
Adams’ $22B affordable housing plan in next decade is insufficient, advocates say
Housing advocates argue that Mayor Eric Adams plans to spend $22 billion over the next decade to preserve and build affordable housing in New York City falls far short of what he promised last year during his mayoral campaign.
Apr 30, 9:00 AM
Lawmakers, activists push back hard against Hochul’s 421-a fix
The much-maligned tax break for developers is due to expire June 15. Gov. Kathy Hochul wants to tweak and extend it in the state budget due this week.
Mar 30, 11:00 AM
Tenants call for ‘good cause’ legislation in NYC’s eviction epicenter
Albany lawmakers have been ambivalent about the chances of another rent reform bill.
Feb 23, 5:57 PM
Bronx Fire Victims Say Red Tape, Slow Housing Process Has Stranded Them In Uncertainty
Displaced residents have been in hotels for nearly a month, which some say are lacking basic services.
Feb 4, 5:01 AM
More Than A Month After Ida, A Family That Lost Everything Is Still Without a Home
“It’s as if it were prohibited for immigrants to attain housing with dignity.”
Oct 13, 2021 11:44 AM
How The Mayoral Candidates Will Make Housing More Affordable In NYC
The eight leading candidates have presented their visions to fixing the housing crisis in New York City.
May 11, 2021 12:51 PM
"Smaller" Plan For 250 Water Street In South Street Seaport Approved By Landmarks Commission
If ultimately approved by the City Council, the 25-story building will bring affordable housing to the neighborhood and provide some unspecified financial support for the Seaport museum.
May 5, 2021 1:20 PM
7 Things You Ought To Know About The SoHo/NoHo Rezoning
The plan would add affordable housing to two of Manhattan’s wealthiest neighborhoods, and has been the center of contentious fights amongst New Yorkers.
Apr 4, 2021 1:26 PM
Report: Pandemic Rent Dip In NYC Hasn't Made Much Difference For Essential Workers
The biggest rent drops happened in areas where the majority of essential workers don’t live but higher income earners do, such as Manhattan and waterfront neighborhoods in Brooklyn and Queens.
Feb 18, 2021 12:13 PM
Can The Next Mayor Turn Around NYC's Affordable Housing Crisis?
Issues of racial and economic justice have moved further to the fore, making affordable housing no longer purely a numbers game in the eyes of many.
Feb 8, 2021 2:37 PM
NYC Housing Budget Cuts Partially Restored As De Blasio Tries To Deliver On Affordable Housing Promises
About half of the housing preservation department's capital cuts have been restored back to this year.
Oct 22, 2020 3:19 PM
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