The State Of Affordable Housing During The COVID Crisis In Harlem

By Jerrod Delaine

All housing has been affected by the COVID-19 Global Health pandemic, with New York being the epicenter of how it can spread and bring a city to a complete stop. Continue Reading →


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Historic Affordable Housing Deal Secured By East Harlem El Barrio Community Land Trust

An East Harlem nonprofit announced last week that it had purchased four apartment buildings from the city with the goal of turning them into permanently affordable housing, Continue Reading →


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Mayor de Blasio Announces City Will Advance Funding For Housing New York Plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the acceleration of capital funding within the City’s affordable housing plan, a major step toward ensuring a fair recovery from the COVID-19 crisis. Continue Reading →


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Defining Affordable Housing From Harlem To Hollywood

Last week we posted the article The City’s ‘Unaffordable’ Affordable Housing Program In East Harlem, according to a recent study by Harvard University, 10.9 million renters (one in four) spend more than half of their income on housing. Continue Reading →


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NYC Council Hearing To Expand Climate Mobilization Act While Safeguarding Affordable Housing

Members and staff from WE ACT for Environmental Justice will testify in front of the New York City Council today in support of Intro 1947. Continue Reading →


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Mayor Bill de Blasio Launches New, Improved Affordable Housing Application Website

Today, Mayor de Blasio announced the launch of the new NYC Housing Connect, New Yorkers’ central resource for finding and applying for affordable housing. Continue Reading →


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