Furman Center in the News

Date Title Source
02/19/13 Martha Coakley presses banks on loans (PDF, 842 KB) Boston Globe
03/28/16 Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Affordable Housing Plan Faces Roadblocks The Wall Street Journal
01/20/10 Mayor Bloomberg Falls Short on 2009 Goals, Ready to Try Again with State of the City Address on Tap (PDF, 176 KB) NY Daily News
01/20/16 Mayor has yet to fulfill his housing promises. That may be a good thing. Crain’s NY Business
07/18/11 Mayor Still Looks to Building and Zoning to Ease Housing Crunch (PDF, 178 KB) Gotham Gazette
04/05/19 Mayor Taps Vicki Been as New Housing Czar The Real Deal
02/26/15 Mayor Urged to Give Nonprofits a $600M Break Crain’s New York Business
04/24/07 Mayor’s Green Speech Asks to Build 500,000 Units (PDF, 290 KB) New York Observer
12/10/14 Mayor’s Mandate: Experts Fear Affordable Upzoning Plan Will Fall Short New York Observer
06/29/12 Mayor’s Housing Plan Shifts From Building to Preserving Units: Report (PDF, 337 KB) WNYC
11/23/15 Meet 421a’s real beneficiaries: Landowners The Real Deal NY
03/15/10 Mentally Ill Look for Home in NYC Metro
10/02/13 MetroFocus Preview Oct. 3: Affordable Housing, Prop 5, Earthflight MetroFocus
03/19/15 Miami renters increase 25% in 7 years Miami Today
01/02/14 Michael Bloomberg’s 12 years at the helm of New York City come to an end The Guardian
12/14/15 Micro Apartments: Utopia or Dystopia? Fast Company
10/30/14 Micro Cosmopolitan: The Promise of Tiny Apartments in a City Where Size Is Everything New York Observer
10/08/15 Micro Units Are Coming to Queens Wall Street Journal
08/29/14 Micro-Unit Apartments: Tiny and Booming Marketplace
05/30/14 Middle-Class Lament: Rent The New York Times
05/29/15 Middle-income New Yorkers struggling with heavy rent burden, study says amNY
03/21/12 Minimum Parking Regulations Lead To Overbuilding of Parking (PDF, 7 KB) Slate
05/16/09 Minorities Affected Most as New York Foreclosures Rise (PDF, 67 KB) New York Times
10/28/08 Minorities Hit Hard in Mortgage Crunch (PDF, 19 KB) New York Daily News
10/05/16 Minorities Move To The Suburbs And So Does Poverty CBS News
08/12/13 Minority homebuyers often got risky loans even though they qualified for better mortgages, study say The Plain Dealer
05/28/08 Mixed Use (PDF, 224 KB) The Villager
04/17/14 Mixed Views of Gentrification’s Threat in East New York City Limits
03/09/16 More and More People are Renting. Thank the Suburbs The Wall Street Journal
10/04/10 More City Students Affected by Foreclosures (PDF, 13 KB) WNYC
11/02/11 More housing vouchers, more crime? (PDF, 27 KB) The Real Deal
04/13/11 More Landlords Not Paying Up (PDF, 87 KB) The Wall Street Journal
11/16/12 More Small Dogs and Big Home Prices (PDF, 2 MB) The New York Times
01/14/15 More Subsidized Rentals Found in Less Desirable Neighborhoods WNYC
02/09/15 More Than 1 in 4 Rent-Burdened in These 7 U.S. Cities Next City
02/10/12 Mortgage deal could help many avoid court, but backlog remains (PDF, 46 KB) Thomson Reuters
04/15/08 Mortgage lending trends and high rates of foreclosure in New York City (MP3) Bloomberg Radio
08/18/10 Mortgage Role for U.S. Is Affirmed The New York Times
06/25/09 Mortgage Scams Still a Threat (PDF, 226 KB) Your Nabe
03/16/12 Mortgage Settlement Money Is For Homeowners, Housing Secretary Cautions State Governments (PDF, 96 KB) The Huffington Post
03/15/07 Mortgage Woes Pass by New York, for Now (PDF, 55 KB) New York Sun
11/06/08 Mortgages Plunge by 50% in Some Brooklyn Minority Communities (PDF, 22 KB) New York Daily News
01/15/13 Most City Landlords Fail to Register Rental Properties (PDF, 300 KB) The Real Deal
05/27/16 Moving to the Bronx New York Times
04/07/15 Multifamily Meltdown Commercial Observer
04/12/11 Musings on a Zone-Based Fare Proposal (PDF, 179 KB) 2nd Avenue Sagas
06/20/14 My Lower East Side The New York Times
01/13/15 My Mystery Landlord WNYC
09/05/12 N.J. lender stumbles in providing Queens mortgages (PDF, 335 KB) The Real Deal
03/23/09 N.Y. Drivers’ Unexpected Allies: Transit Riders (PDF, 62 KB) New York Times
08/22/07 N.Y. Foreclosure Frenzy (PDF, 80 KB) New York Post
05/12/08 Nabe Groups Battle to Save Affordable Apartments (PDF, 34 KB) AM New York
04/24/17 Naming rights: Who decides what a neighborhood is called and where it starts and ends? Crain’s NY Business
07/29/13 Nearly one third of New Yorkers are “severely burdened” by housing costs: study (PDF, 830 KB) New York Daily News
05/29/14 Neighborhood violence is hurting black kids’ test scores Washington Post
09/16/07 Neighborhood Watch (PDF, 337 KB) New York Magazine
06/30/08 Neighborhoods Bear the Brunt (PDF, 54 KB) Washington Post
11/19/16 New 421-a Tax Break for Developers Could Cost City Billions: Study DNAinfo
02/09/17 New 421a program will be boon to developers… unless construction costs really balloon The Real Deal
04/11/16 New Bill Seeks to Map Disappearing Subsidized Housing In NYC Curbed New York
05/27/10 New Construction Is Farther From Green Space (PDF, 31 KB) The New York Times
06/13/11 New Court Rule Drives Down Foreclosures in NYC (PDF, 84 KB) WNYC
05/30/18 New Housing Inadequate to Meet Population Growth Crain’s New York
02/16/09 New HUD Chief Calls for Transparency (PDF, 17 KB) GlobeSt.com
02/17/09 New HUD Chief: Simpler Loans, More Private Lending (PDF, 205 KB) Christian Science Monitor
05/20/15 New Luxury Rental Projects Add to Rent Squeeze Wall Street Journal
12/12/16 New NYU Data Tool Shows Affordable Housing Throughout NYC The Real Deal
07/26/07 New Report Could Boost BIDs (PDF, 56 KB) New York Sun
10/28/08 New Report Finds Blacks, Latinos Hit Hard by Mortgage Crisis (PDF, 37 KB) NY1
06/02/16 New Research on How Historic Districts Affect Affordable Housing City Limits
01/09/17 New Research Shows Why Crime Is The Key To Understanding Gentrification Forbes
03/10/11 New Worries for Buyers Seeking Mortgages (PDF, 51 KB) The New York Times
12/27/10 New Year’s Resolution For NYC: Get A Strategy For Growth (PDF, 17 KB) City Limits
02/27/18 New York Advocates see a Place for 21st-Century SROs NextCity
04/02/08 New York and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis (PDF, 50 KB) New York Times
07/25/13 New York City Co-ops Still Scandalously Undertaxed, Furman Center Finds (PDF, 1 MB) New York Observer
02/27/13 New York City Foreclosures Linked to Crime (PDF, 2 MB) New York Observer
05/13/16 New York City Is More Crowded Than Ever—Except in Its Gentrifying Neighborhoods Slate
04/19/11 New York City Residential Market Sees Positive Signs, But Multifamily Foreclosures Increased (PDF, 31 KB) Multi-Housing News
08/23/15 New York City Website Lets Users Drill Deep Into Census Data Wall Street Journal
02/28/14 New York City’s Property-Tax System Faces a Challenge Wall Street Journal
07/31/13 New York City, Income Inequality Capital Of America, Now Also Facing Soaring Rent Prices: Report (PDF, 360 KB) Huffington Post
11/08/11 New York Courts Brace for Full Force of Foreclosure Crisis (PDF, 44 KB) Thomson Reuters News & Insight
12/11/09 New York Gets Crushed in Year of Record Lows (PDF, 91 KB) The Real Deal
05/19/11 New York Home Prices Drop, NYU Study Finds (PDF, 284 KB) DNAinfo
03/07/18 New York Housing is Getting (Gasp!) More Affordable The Wall Street Journal
05/05/15 New York Is Getting Less, Not More Cramped Wall Street Journal
10/12/17 New York Landlords Have to Work Harder to Profit From Airbnb The Wall Street Journal
05/10/12 New York Property Taxes Unfair to Renters, New Evidence Shows (PDF, 260 KB) The Huffington Post
06/22/14 New York rent hearings grow rancorous with freeze under consideration LA Times
01/26/16 New York Wants to Close Gap Between Housing Residents and Wall Street Bankers NextCity
02/08/14 New York’s Affordable Housing Shortage The New York Times
02/08/14 New York’s Affordable Housing Shortage The New York Times
02/20/15 New York’s Bedford-Stuyvesant District Enjoys Real Estate Revival Financial Times
09/26/14 New York’s Harlem Enjoys New Real Estate Renaissance Financial Times
07/23/14 New York’s Storm-Proofing Could Make Apartments More Expensive Next City
12/16/16 New York’s Lowest-Income Neighborhoods Are Also The Most Rent-Burdened Gothamist
06/17/11 New York’s Multi-Family Housing Stock: A Different Story (PDF, 230 KB) MetroTrends
04/03/11 New York’s Next Big Neighborhoods, “Flushingstone” (PDF, 106 KB) New York Magazine
06/15/15 New York’s Rent Regulation Fight BBC