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Sunnyside »

Petition Protests 10-Story Affordable Building Planned for Sunnyside

The petition argues the proposed Barnett Avenue building is out of character with the rest of the area.

Fort George »

Developer Plans 16-Story Uptown Residence After Pledging to Build Smaller

The new building would go up at the corner of Broadway and Fairview Avenue.

East New York »

$3.3 Million Allocated for Affordable Housing in Brooklyn, Boro Prez Says

The funding will go toward the renovation of existing units and the construction of new aparments.

Bayswater »

City Breaks Ground on Mayor's First Housing for Low-Income Seniors

The Beach Channel Senior Apartments will house 154 senior citizens when it opens in two years.

Concourse »

Bronx Borough Prez Rips NYCHA Plan to Build on Public Housing Green Space

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. described the plan as "an outrage."

Fort Greene »

Tower Rising Across the Street from BAM Hits 52-Story Peak

The Ashland Tower will hold 586 apartments, roughly half of which the city says will be affordable.

TriBeCa »

Affordable Housing Units Coming to Upscale TriBeCa Building

460 Washington will offer 22 units of affordable housing.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Affordable Housing Building Invites People Making $99,825 Per Year to Apply

150 of the building's 200 affordable units are set aside for people making 165 percent AMI.

Fordham »

Bronx Teacher Killed by Driver in Oklahoma While Biking Across Country

Teachers and students at Fordham High School were devastated by the death of Patrick Wanninkhof.

Greenwich Village »

Village Mitchell-Lama Owners Illegally Listed Units On Airbnb: Audit

An audit by the state comptroller found problems at three city-supervised affordable housing buildings.

Upper East Side »

10 Units of Affordable Homes to Buy Planned for York Avenue

Individuals making roughly $48,000 or a family of three making $62,000 would be eligible, HPD said.

Jamaica »

Residents and Activists Rally For More Affordable Housing in Jamaica

Many developments are planned for downtown Jamaica, but residents wonder who will benefit from them?

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

$1,900 Studios Coming to 'Affordable' Building in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

The city is taking tenant applications for 382 Lefferts Ave. through Sept. 22.

West Village »

Neighbors Oppose Planned Luxury Condos At Koppers Chocolate Building

Some are against the building entirely, and the community board is pushing for affordable condos.

Melrose »

Diaz Budgets $1.5M for Affordable Housing Complex With Skate Park

La Central, located in Melrose, will bring almost 1,000 new apartments to the neighborhood.