Policy

Tenant advocates hope to land one-two punch against real estate interests.
New York City tenant advocates are hopeful that the Democrats will go to bat for renters.
What’s on the table in next year’s rent regulation debate.
new york housing
Some types of housing pop up in unexpected places, according to new Community Service Society maps.
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.
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