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NEW YORK CITY HOUSING
The History Of Affordable Housing In New York City
Co-founder of L+M Development Partners
The challenge of adequately housing New York’s growing population has long been an issue for the city.
Stuck Outside the Poor Door
Marian Wright Edelman
President, Children's Defense Fund
The contrast between the haves and have-nots might be especially stark at that New York building, but millions of families across the country are finding themselves on the wrong side of the poor door.
Millionaires Are Hogging NYC's Affordable Housing
That year an estimated 22,642 rent-stabilized households had incomes of more than $199,000, according to the census data
NYC Is Even More Unaffordable Than You Think, In 6 Charts
We knew it was bad, but not this bad. Stringer called on Mayor Bill de Blasio to tackle this affordable housing crisis. The
The Silver-Lined Truth About Airbnb and You, New York
I am one of the many New York City residents who has hosted people in my apartment through Airbnb. Ever since we Airbnb hosts started winding up in court earlier this year, the "illegality" of it in New York has made headline after headline.
Report: Homes for Indigent Addicts Have Poor Conditions, Unsavory Ties to Drug Clinics
The report estimates that as many as 10,000 New Yorkers currently reside in three-quarter houses. Residents are often former
Gas Outage Hits Williamsburg NYCHA Complex Third Time In 18 Months
SOUTH WILLIAMSBURG — Dozens of public housing residents are struggling to get by without gas, in the third sustained outage
'Worst Room' Blog By Ryan Nethery Documents Absurd NYC Apartments On Craigslist (PHOTOS)
Nethery's hilarious new blog, THE WORST ROOM, which went viral Wednesday, documents some of these absurd deals. "And for
Quinn Vows To Build 40,000 New Middle-Class Apartments
CITY HALL — City Council Speaker Christine Quinn vowed to build 40,000 affordable, middle-class apartments over the next
Pennsylvania Avenue In Brooklyn: East New York Residents Talk About The 2012 Election (VIDEO)
"I'm trying to get me and my daughter to move out of this neighborhood," said Goddard, adding, "This is no place to raise
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The Subsidized Housing Search 'Maze'
NYCity News Service
From the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
• A new database designed to alert officials and activists before subsidized apartments revert to market rate. There is no
Understanding Homelessness in New York City
Professor in the Practice of Public Affairs, Columbia Universi...
Homelessness is not simply a result of the bad economy; it is also caused by the shrinking number of affordable housing options available to poor and working people in New York City.
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