Housing

Andrea Stewart Cousins Somos
Strengthening rent regulations for tenants is atop the party’s to-do list.
New York City Housing Authority residences in Brooklyn.
Lawmakers make long shot bid to secure federal assistance for NYCHA.
A rendering of what the Bronx Point development will look like.
The mixed-use development could reshape the South Bronx.
Cynthia Nixon and Jumaane Williams universal rent control
Progressive primary candidates have struggled to define how they would institute it.
New York City Councilman Donovan Richards announces over 200 units of affordable housing - along with new retail and community space in Far Rockaway.
An explainer on area median income, and what it means for affordable housing.
Calvary Community Church in Brooklyn
Borough President Eric Adams is helping churches reach needy residents through their unused tax lots.
New York City Councilman Richie Torres at a protest by public housing residents
Some public housing tenants’ advocates applaud, but not the City Council Oversight and Investigations Committee chairman.
Jumaane Williams: Too much member deference can be a bad thing
Bill de Blasio’s grand housing plan promised 200,000 affordable units. But most of them already exist.
Getting the house in order: Housing New York is making slow and steady progress
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