Housing & Development

Housing & Development

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...

Port Authority, Development Team To Build 1.3 Million-Square-Foot Office Tower Above Bus Terminal

Agency’s Transaction to Fund First Major Improvements To Port Authority Bus Terminal in More Than 20 Years New York Governor Eliot Spitzer and the...

Land Owners Set To Challenge Economic Development Corporation’s Plan For Willets Point Redevelopment At...

Council Expected to Question Viability of the City’s Proposal to Use Eminent Domain to Force Private Landowners to Sell to Developer New York, NY, November...

Regus Opens New Business Center at 260 Madison Avenue in Midtown Manhattan

New center is the 17th Regus center in the Manhattan area DALLAS, TX – November 19, 2007 – The Regus Group (LSE: RGU), the world’s largest provider...

NYC Economic Development Corporation Selects Company for Industrial Site in the Bronx

New York City, Nov. 19, 2007 – New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) selected Pearlgreen Corporation to develop an 80,000-square-foot industrial facility on...

Mayor Bloomberg Discusses the Rebuilding of New Orleans and New York in Weekly Radio...

The following is the text of Mayor Bloomberg's weekly radio address as prepared for delivery on 1010 WINS News Radio for Sunday, November 18,...

NYC Economic Development Corporation Applauds City Council Approval for 50 West Street

New York City, November 16, 2007–The New York City Council voted yesterday to approve plans for 50 West Street, a proposed 63-story, 580,000-square-foot hotel...

Tanger Outlet Center at the Arches Secures the First Neiman Marcus Last Call Store...

National fashion icon comes to Babylon BABYLON, New York, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Neiman Marcus has leased 32,000 square feet for its first Long Island...

City Planning and Economic Development Corporation Announce Comprehensive Coney Island Rezoning Plan to Safeguard...

November 8, 2007 - City Planning Commissioner Amanda M. Burden and New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) President Robert Lieber today unveiled the...

Carol Rosenthal Joins Fried Frank’s Real Estate Practice

NEW YORK, Nov. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Carol E. Rosenthal has joined the Firm as...

Governor Spitzer Announces Financing For More Than 1,180 Housing Units Across New York State

New York, November 2, 2007 -- Governor Eliot Spitzer today announced $510 million in financing for the construction and renovation of 1,182 affordable housing...

NYS Housing Finance Agency Approves $15.5 Million in Financing to Renovate West Village Apartments...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 to Help Western New York Seniors Renovate Homes NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 -- The board of the New York...

NYS Housing Finance Agency Approves $451 Million in Financing for Affordable Housing in New...

470 New Affordable Units Include 150 Units of Supportive Housing NEW YORK, Nov. 2, 2007 -- The board of the New York State Housing Finance...

City Announces Development Team to Build Affordable Housing on NYCHA Properties in East Harlem

Phipps Houses and Urban Builders Collaborative to Develop Over 300 Affordable Apartments November 1, 2007 -- New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development...

Senator Clinton Urges HUD to Extend Asset Control Area Agreement for City of Rochester

Contract Allows City of Rochester to Address Community Development Strategies to Reflect Local Housing Needs Washington, DC, October 24, 2007 – Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton today...

‘It’s Our Armory,’ Declares Bronx Community

Elected Officials, Labor, Community and Religious Leaders Demand Armory Developer Sign Community Benefits Agreement KINGSBRIDGE HEIGHTS, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, October 27,...

$700 Million Project Will Create 1,800 Construction Jobs and House More than 2,000 Bioscience...

Bioscience Park will Include 1.1 Million Square Feet of Commercial and Lab Space for Bio and Life Science Companies based in New York City...

“What if New York City…” Competition to Design Urban Housing for Use After a...

Ten Competition Winners Will Receive $10,000 to Further Develop Projects September 27, 2007 -- Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Commissioner...

Homeless, Others At Risk to Benefit From Supportive Housing

OTDA Helps Break Ground for Project on Lower East Side New York, October 4, 2007 - State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) Commissioner...

LISC Wins $133 Million in ‘New Markets’ Investment Authority

Represents largest award in fifth round of NMTC allocations NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Treasury Department has awarded Local Initiatives Support Corporation...

NYC Economic Development Corporation Seeks Developer for Prime Site in Downtown Jamaica

New York City, September 24, 2007– New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) issued a Request for Proposals for the sale and redevelopment of...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Total Household Debt Increases, Driven by Mortgage, Auto and Credit Card...

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York today issued its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit,which reported that total household debt increased by $114 billion (0.9%) to $12.84 trillion in the second quarter of 2017. There were modest increases in mortgage, auto and credit card debt (increasing by 0.7%, 2% and 2.6% respectively), no change to student loan debt and a modest decline in balances on home equity lines of credit (decreasing by 0.9%).

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

Total Household Debt Increases, Driven by Mortgage, Auto and Credit Card...

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York today issued its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit,which reported that total household debt increased by $114 billion (0.9%) to $12.84 trillion in the second quarter of 2017. There were modest increases in mortgage, auto and credit card debt (increasing by 0.7%, 2% and 2.6% respectively), no change to student loan debt and a modest decline in balances on home equity lines of credit (decreasing by 0.9%).