Public Advocate Demands City Stop Converting Rent Stabilized Buildings Into Shelters
"These pending contracts attempt to solve one problem by exacerbating another," the Public Advocate said.
Updated: Sep 22, 2017 5:04 PM
Bad Landlords Poised To Profit On De Blasio Plan To Turn Rent-Stabilized Buildings Into Long-Term Homeless Shelters
NYC "may be exacerbating the housing shortage while trying to temporarily solve the problem," one housing lawyer said.
Updated: Aug 29, 2017 6:28 PM
Thousands Of Rent-Stabilized Apartments At Risk As NYC Phases Out Controversial Homeless Shelter Program
A combination of lax state oversight and rent law loopholes mean landlords could have a field day.
Updated: Jun 29, 2017 6:34 PM
City Cuts Most Ties With Shelter Provider For Building Where Toddlers Died
BEDCO will still maintain eight traditional shelter contracts with the city.
Updated: Feb 16, 2017 3:15 PM
22-Year-Old Woman Stabbed To Death In Notorious Privately Run Homeless Shelter
Police think she was killed by a neighbor's ex-boyfriend.
Updated: May 14, 2016 11:37 AM
NYC Homeless Official Apologizes To Shelter Residents For Alarming Misinformation Campaign
People claiming to work for the city have been threatening residents at a privately run Brooklyn shelter.
Updated: Mar 10, 2016 9:23 AM
Residents Of Private Brooklyn Homeless Shelter Face Another Sudden Removal
"Here we are again, being transferred, don't know where we're going..."
Updated: Mar 10, 2016 9:28 AM
Residents Fight For Right To Remain In Notorious Brooklyn Homeless Shelter
"Just because you are homeless doesn't mean you are second-class citizens," said Assemblywoman Diana Richardson.
Updated: Jul 18, 2015 12:59 AM
Inside The Notorious Privately Run Homeless Shelter That Costs NYC Millions
"Are people living in substandard conditions? Absolutely. Is the city aware of it? Absolutely."
Updated: Mar 10, 2016 9:30 AM
Tenants Say Homeless Housing Program is Forcing Them Out
Courtesy Paolo Mastrangelo's Flickr. The city will spend an estimated $59
Updated: Mar 4, 2009 11:03 AM
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