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East Harlem »

More than 53,000 Artists Apply for 89 Affordable Harlem Apartments

The El Barrio Artspace on E. 99th St. got more than 53,000 applicants for just 89 units, officials said.

Central Harlem »

Central Harlem Senior Building Gets $38.9 Million Renovation

The 200-unit Philip's Senior House complex will remain affordable for the next 40 years.

Chelsea »

Buy a Chelsea Apartment for Just $64K by Hitting Penn South Lottery

The Penn South co-op is opening up its waiting lists for affordable studios, 1-beds and 2-beds.

Astoria »

Astoria Cove Project Will Include 345 Affordable Units, Developer Says

2030 Astoria Developers wants to construct nearly 1,700 apartments on the Astoria waterfront.

Prospect Heights »

Atlantic Yards Affordable Housing Plan Accelerated by State, Local Groups

The housing plan near the Barclays Center got a kickstart from the state, city and civic groups.

Chelsea »

Albany Passes 50-Year Tax Break for Penn South Complex

The law will give the co-op a tax break as long as it continues offering below-market apartments.

Upper West Side »

Seniors Rally Against Salvation Army's Sale of UWS Building

The Salvation Army is selling its West End Avenue building, forcing residents to move to East Harlem.

Williamsburg »

Three Stalled Waterfront Developments Request Renewals to Build

Former Kedem Winery, Rose Plaza and 145 West St. could bring more than 450 affordable units.

Williamsburg »

Greenpoint Landing, Williamsburg Get City Funding to Build Affordable Units

The support for Greenpoint Landing and more comes from a pool of bonds and city-backed loans.

Hamilton Heights »

Affordability Threatened at Some City Co-Ops, Experts Say

Income-restricted HDFC co-op prices are on the rise, but still well below market rate.

Astoria »

Residents Question Affordability of Astoria Cove Development

The five-building project would bring nearly 1,700 new apartments to the Astoria waterfront.

Sugar Hill »

Sugar Hill Affordable Housing Organizers Praised by De Blasio

Broadway Housing Communities has 124 permanently affordable units and an early childhood center.

Brooklyn Heights »

Brooklyn Bridge Park Seeks Proposals for Residential Development

Developers at the Pier 6 site will be required to build 130,000 square feet of affordable housing.

Murray Hill »

20 Permanently Affordable Apartments Coming to E. 39th Street Developments

The city struck a deal with CB Developers to add 20 affordable units to two new rental buildings. 

Brooklyn Heights »

Petition Opposes Pier 6 Residential Towers in Brooklyn Bridge Park

A Brooklyn Heights local has garnered hundreds of signatures opposing the towers.