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Regus Expands its New York City Presence with Opening of Additional Business Center at...

NEW YORK CITY – June 2, 2008 – The Regus Group (LSE: RGU), the world’s largest provider of fully furnished and equipped offices with...

Governor Introduces Legislation To Cap Property Taxes

After receiving the preliminary report of the New York State Commission on Property Tax Relief, Governor David A. Paterson announced today that he is...

Schumer Secures Promise That SSA Will Move Ogdensburg Social Security Office To Better Location...

After disappointing news last month that the Ogdensburg Social Security Administration (SSA) office will renew its lease in the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority’s...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $1.125 Million in Grants to Upgrade 130 Homes in...

NEW YORK - June 12, 2008 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) has approved $1.125 million in grants...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $195,000 to Riverhead to Upgrade 26 Homes

NEW YORK - June 12, 2008 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) has approved a $195,000 grant to...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 Grant to Improve 35 Homes in Chautauqua County

NEW YORK - June 12, 2008 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) has approved a $300,000 grant to...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $400,000 Grant to Build 10 Affordable Homes in Albany

NEW  YORK - June 12, 2008 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) has approved a $400,000 grant to the...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 Grant to Finance Home Renovations in Rochester

NEW YORK—Thursday, June 12, 2008—The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) has approved a $300,000 grant to Group 14621 Community...

Governor Paterson Awards First “Block-by-Block” Grants

Governor David A. Paterson today announced that New York State has awarded the first grants in the innovative “Block-by-Block” program, which was created to...

Governor Paterson Announces $742 Million in Statewide Affordable Housing Grants and Financing

Governor David A. Paterson today announced $742 million in grants and financing to build and renovate 2,379 affordable housing units throughout New York State....

SONYMA Creates “Community Housing Trust Initiative” to Help Land Trusts Maintain Affordable HomesMay

NEW YORK—Wednesday, June 4, 2008—The State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) today announced the creation of its “Community Housing Trust Initiative.”  This innovative...

New York housing market warms up in April

Albany – May 23, 2008 – Sales of existing single-family homes in New York State in April increased by more than 14 percent compared...

State of New York Mortgage Agency Partners With With DHCR, HUD and Public Housing...

NEW YORK - Monday, June 9, 2008 - The State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) today announced that it is partnering with the...

LEADER OF FORECLOSURE RESCUE SCHEME AND MORTGAGE BROKER PLEAD GUILTY TO MULTIMILLION DOLLAR FRAUD

MICHAEL J. GARCIA, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that MAURICE McDOWALL and ALEKSANDER LIPKIN, a/k/a "Alex," pleaded...

SONYMA Increases Maximum Purchase Price for Low Cost Mortgages in New York City and...

NEW YORK - May 20, 2008 - The State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) today announced it is increasing the maximum purchase price...

Regus relocating HQ business center to new, larger state-of-the-art facility in Hauppauge Industrial Park

HAUPPAUGE, NY – May 19, 2008 – The Regus Group (LSE: RGU), the world’s largest provider of fully furnished and equipped offices with 950...

ELEVEN DEFENDANTS INDICTED IN $14 MILLION MORTGAGE FRAUD SCHEME

NEW YORK – May 21, 2008 - An indictment was unsealed this morning in federal court in Brooklyn, N.Y., charging 11 defendants for their...

New Roadway Pattern On Southbound West Street

Beginning on May 27, 2008 the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) will shift southbound traffic on West Street to the west through...

1 in 32 New York Homeowners Stand to Lose Homes to Foreclosure

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Carolyn B. Maloney (D-NY) backed key legislation that would assist Americans who are in danger of losing their homes and...

Silverstein Properties to Host May 21 MWBE Event

On Wednesday, May 21 the Minority and Women Owned Business Contracting Community are cordially invited to Silverstein Properties – Meet the Primes –Networking Session....

SONYMA Increases Maximum Purchase Price for Low Cost Mortgages in New York City and...

NEW YORK - May 20, 2008 - The State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) today announced it is increasing the maximum purchase price...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $225,000 Grant To Renovate 23 Homes in Buffalo

NEW YORK—Wednesday, May 7, 2008—The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) today approved a $225,000 grant to Fillmore-Leroy Area Residents,...

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 Grant to Western New York to Renovate 40...

NEW YORK—Wednesday, May 7, 2008—The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) today approved a $300,000 grant to NeighborWorks® Home Resources...

Nearly $25 Million Approved to Build and Preserve Affordable Housing in New York City

NEW YORK—Wednesday, May 7, 2008—Nearly $25 million in financing and grants was approved today to build and preserve 333 units of affordable housing in...

“Neighborhood Stabilization Initiative”

NEW YORK-Wednesday, May 7, 2008-The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) today approved a $2 million grant for the Housing...

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Homeless Activists Disrupt City Budget Hearing to Demand Mayor’s ‘Housing New...

As the City of New York negotiates the housing budget amidst an unprecedented homelessness crisis, homeless activists from the House Our Future NY campaign interrupted a budget hearing held by the City Council’s Housing and Buildings Committee. Led by Nathylin Flowers Adesegun–the homeless 73-year old