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HELP USA, BUFFALO MAYOR, STATE HCR, AND PARTNERS HOLD GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY FOR HELP BUFFALO...

HELP USA and Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown, today were joined by New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR) and the Office of Temporary Disability Assistance (OTDA), and partners to announce construction of 47 units of affordable housing for low income families and formerly homeless veterans in Buffalo

HPD Commissioner Mathew Wambua Speaks on Micro-Unit Panel at MCNY Thursday

New York, NY - April 15, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Museum of the City of New York, which recently opened Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers, will host a panel of urban planners and experts – including New York City Housing Commissioner Mathew Wambua – on Thursday, April 18, 2013. The event will involve a discussion about the future of “micro-apartments” in the city. Recently, Mayor Bloomberg announced the winner of the city’s AdAPT design competition, an innovative structure of 55 micro-units to be built on East 27th Street in Manhattan. The panel will discuss the project, the larger goals of the adAPT initiative, and the strategies for providing small living spaces in New York City

Rehab Completed on 20-unit Building in Harlem: Low Income Residents Prepare for Homeownership in...

NEW YORK, NY - October 30, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Urban Homesteading Assistance Board (UHAB) announces the completion of rehabilitation and permanent financing of 20-units of affordable housing that will soon become a low-income cooperative.

NYS Affordable Housing Corporation Approves $300,000 Grant to Repair 30 Homes in Rensselaer County

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) yesterday approved a $300,000 grant to Rensselaer County...

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 $600,000 Grant for 15 Ulster Condos

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The board of the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC) yesterday approved a $600,000 grant to the Rural...

$32.2 Million in Financing Approved to Renovate 484 Units of Affordable Housing in Monroe...

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The boards of the State of New York Mortgage Agency (SONYMA) and the New York State Affordable Housing...

$5.2 Million in Financing Approved for Affordable Housing in Westchester County

NEW YORK - December 14, 2007 - The boards of the New York State Housing Finance Agency (HFA) and its subsidiary, the New York State...

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...

Governor Spitzer Announces Financing for Hundreds of Affordable Housing Projects

NEW YORK  - December 14, 2007 - Governor Spitzer today announced that more than 800 affordable housing units will be constructed or renovated across...

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,...

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...

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...

“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...

Thompson Announces Pension Fund Sponsored Affordable Housing For City Educators

New York, NY, October 4, 2007 -- New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson, Jr. today announced an investment of more than $28 million...

Rep. Maloney Helps Award $400,000 For Astoria Senior Housing

Astoria, New York, September 25, 2007 – Yesterday afternoon, Representative Carolyn B. Maloney (NY-14) helped award a $400,000 affordable housing grant from the Federal Home...

HUD announces nearly $2.5 million to New York State to help develop housing for...

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2007 – U.S. Housing and Urban Development’s Secretary Alphonso Jackson today announced $2,405,391 in Section 202 Demonstration Planning Grant (DPG) funds...

Manhattan Residential Market Continues Trend of High Sales Volume, Declining Inventory, Rising Prices and...

Average Manhattan Condo Sales Price Reaches Record $1,638,798 3rd Quarter 2007 Prudential Douglas Elliman Manhattan Market Overview-Prepared by Radar Logic Inc.  NEW YORK, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/...

Affordable Housing Projects Receive $45 Million In State Financing

NEW YORK, N.Y, September 21, 2007 -- Governor Eliot Spitzer today announced more than $45 million in financing for affordable housing projects in New York City,...

NYCHA & HPD Name Developers to Build Affordable Housing Units on Manhattan’s West Side

400 units will target middle income New Yorkers in recently rezoned areas of West Chelsea and Hudson Yards New York, Sept. 26 -- New York City...

Chase Offers New Yorkers Legacy Lessons To Build Wealth through Homeownership

Chase, one of the nation's leading residential housing lenders, is wrapping up its national four-city tour of educational seminars designed to show African Americans...

Affordable Housing for the Bronx Request for Proposals

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) and the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) are soliciting proposals to develop...

Low Income Housing Tax Credits

Tax Credits are awarded by HPD to qualified low-income housing projects in New York City. To be eligible, projects must be substantial rehabilitation or...

Deloitte Research Leading Index Increases Slightly; Weaker Consumer Spending Expected, Primarily Due to Housing...

NEW YORK, Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Deloitte Research Leading Index of Consumer Spending got a boost this month from falling jobless claims and...

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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