Housing & Development

Housing & Development

Governor Paterson Announces $25.5 Million To Build And Renovate 396 Affordable Housing Units

May 7, 2008 - Governor David A. Paterson today announced $25.5 million in grants and financing to build and renovate 396 units of affordable...

City Planning begins Public Review for rezoning in the East Village and Lower East...

May 5, 2008 - City Planning Commissioner Amanda M. Burden today announced the beginning of public review for the Department’s comprehensive rezoning proposal covering...

Housing Development Corp. issues $300,575,000 in Bonds for 2,130 Units of Affordable Housing And...

NEW YORK, N.Y., April 24, 2008 – Today, The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) issued $300,575,000 of tax-exempt and taxable Multi-Family Housing...

227 Affordable Units in The Bronx – La Casas Development located in the South...

NEW YORK, N.Y., April 30, 2008 – Today, The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC), closed a $36,880,000 tax-exempt construction and acquisition loan...

HDC Approves LEED Silver-certified Residential Building for Queens College Campus

New York, N.Y., April 15th, 2008 – The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) closed on $72,000,000 in tax-exempt bonds for the construction...

HDC Loan Preserves One of New York City’s Largest Affordable Housing Developments

New York, N.Y., April 9th, 2008 – The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) closed on $73,900,000 in tax-exempt bonds for the...

HDC Closes on a 904-Unit Frank Gehry Designed Tower in Lower Manhattan

NEW YORK, N.Y., March 28, 2008 – Today, The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) closed a $680 million construction loan with an...

Financing for Beekman Towers Approved

Beekman Tower took a major step forward today. Forest City Ratner announced it closed on $680 million in construction financing for the mixed use...

NYC Industrial Development Agency to Help Companies Expand in New York City

New York City - March 11, 2008 – New York City Industrial Development Agency (NYCIDA) approved financing assistance to four companies in Brooklyn, Queens and...

World Renowned Architects Expand in Manhattan

Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC lease 65,000 sf in Midtown NEW YORK - GVA Williams announced today that Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates PC, one of...

Statement by City Planning Commission (CPC) chair Amanda M. Burden at the CPC vote...

March 10, 2008 – City Planning Commission Chair Amanda M. Burden made the following remarks at today’s CPC Meeting to vote on the City’s...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Seeks Applications for $25 Million in Affordable Housing Funding

Grants Will Finance New Development and Renovations of Affordable HousingNEW YORK - February 21, 2008 - The New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC)...

BROADWAY PARTNERS ANNOUNCES 120,000 SF LEASE

Strong Leasing Momentum Continues at Midtown Manhattan Office Tower New York, NY, February 6, 2008 - Broadway Partners, a national private real estate investment and...

Mayor Bloomberg and Governor Spitzer Announce Selection of Battery Park City Authority to Develop...

New York City, January 22, 2008 - New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has chosen the Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority (BPCA)...

Governor Spitzer Unveils $2.3 Million Restore NY Grant To Redevelop Site Of Former Ithaca...

Former Factory to Become Condominium Complex with Public Access to Scenic Overlook Traveling the state in the days following his State of the State...

NYC Industrial Development Agency to Help One Not-for-Profit Organization and One Manufacturing Firm Expand...

New York City - January 8, 2008 - New York City Industrial Development Agency (NYCIDA) approved financing assistance to a Very Special Place, Inc. a not-for-profit...

NYC Economic Development Corporation Selects Design Team for Steeplechase Plaza in Coney Island

New York City - January 3, 2008 - New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), in cooperation with the Department of Parks and Recreation (Parks), has...

Design team led by acclaimed firm West 8 will plan a destination park and...

New Chair named for the Governors Island Preservation and Education Commission New York - December 19, 2007 - Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Governor Eliot...

NYS AHC Approves $240,000 Grant for Phase II of Sherwood Heights Redevelopment Project in...

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) yesterday approved $240,000 for the construction of six...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $5.4 Million to Build 139 Affordable Homes in New...

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) yesterday approved $5.4 million in grants to build...

Enterprise Announces Commitment to Create and Preserve 15,000 Environmentally Friendly Homes for Low-Income New...

Issues $30 Million Challenge to Green Affordable Housing in New York Partners with Clinton Climate Initiative to Bring Green Affordable Housing to Scale New York, NY,...

NYS Housing Finance Agency and Division of Housing and Community Renewal Announce Coordinated Streamlined...

NEW YORK - December 6, 2007 - The New York State Housing Finance Agency (HFA) and the New York State Division of Housing and...

Sen. Stewart-Cousins Applauds New Amendment Protecting Affordable Housing

YONKERS, NY - December 5, 2007 - State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins applauded today the announcement of a new amendment eliminating the "unique and peculiar" loophole...

Doctoroff Has Spearheaded City’s Economic Development Agenda for the Last Six Years

December 6, 2007 - Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today announced that Daniel L. Doctoroff, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development and Rebuilding, is stepping down...

JPMorgan Chase in Partnership with Syracuse University Selects Site for New Technology Center in...

New York - December 4, 2007 - Building on its $30-million investment in a partnership with Syracuse University, JPMorgan Chase today announced the site...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

OGS TO HOLD PUBLIC AUCTION FOR 50 ACRES OF FARMLAND IN...

New York State Office of General Services (OGS) Commissioner RoAnn M. Destito today announced a public auction for approximately 50 acres of state-owned farmland on State Farm Road in the town of Kinderhook, Columbia County will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 9. Complete details, including photos, legal and reference documents, and auction requirements can be found online at www.nysstore.com by clicking on “Real Estate Auctions.”

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

OGS TO HOLD PUBLIC AUCTION FOR 50 ACRES OF FARMLAND IN...

New York State Office of General Services (OGS) Commissioner RoAnn M. Destito today announced a public auction for approximately 50 acres of state-owned farmland on State Farm Road in the town of Kinderhook, Columbia County will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 9. Complete details, including photos, legal and reference documents, and auction requirements can be found online at www.nysstore.com by clicking on “Real Estate Auctions.”