Housing & Development

Housing & Development

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...

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...

Popular Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

SCHUMER: BUFFALO’S NORTHLAND CORRIDOR REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT IS AT RISK IF CONGRESS...

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer today called on the National Park Service (NPS) to approve the Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project’s request for inclusion of a key property to the National Register of Historic Places. Schumer said the vital designation of the former Niagara Machine and Tool Works Factory would allow the project to become eligible for an estimated $16 million historic tax credit, and help spur economic development on the East Side of the City of Buffalo.

Recent Government & Nonprofit Press Releases

SCHUMER: BUFFALO’S NORTHLAND CORRIDOR REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT IS AT RISK IF CONGRESS...

U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer today called on the National Park Service (NPS) to approve the Northland Corridor Redevelopment Project’s request for inclusion of a key property to the National Register of Historic Places. Schumer said the vital designation of the former Niagara Machine and Tool Works Factory would allow the project to become eligible for an estimated $16 million historic tax credit, and help spur economic development on the East Side of the City of Buffalo.