Furman Center in the News

Date Title Source
06/21/24 Neighbors Fight Affordable Housing, but Need Libraries. Can’t We Make a Deal? The New York Times
06/20/24 In Bed-Stuy, a Watermelon Stand Stands Strong Against Tides of Gentrification USA Today
06/14/24 Rental Market Trends in the U.S. — Inflation Data Continues to Show Some Rent Growth Slowdown Nerdwallet
06/12/24 Brooklyn Developers Turn To Building Neighborhoods, Not Just Towers Bisnow
06/10/24 How Business Leaders and Civic Partners in Small and Midsized U.S. Cities Can Advance Racial Equity and Inclusive Economic Growth Brookings
06/05/24 Federal Housing Vouchers Opening Up Again for NYers Who Need Help with Rent The Jewish Voice
06/05/24 Goya Donates 10,000 Pounds of Food to East Harlem Community Pantry News 12 Long Island
06/03/24 New Yorkers Who Need Help With Rent Can (Finally) Join a List for Help The New York Times
06/03/24 New Yorkers Can Now Join The Waiting List for Rent Assistance; Deets Here Pinkvilla
06/02/24 Outrage as Billionaire Mets Owner’s $8Billion Casino Re-development of a Barren Parking Lot Tipped to Bring 25,000 New Jobs to an Under-Privileged Area Is Blocked By a Single Liberal State Senator Daily Mail
05/31/24 The Atrium at Sumner: A Place to Call Home Our Time Press
05/30/24 How to Make New York City Homeownership a Lot More Affordable Commercial Observer
05/29/24 How to Apply to NYCHA’s Section 8 Waitlist When it Reopens June 3rd Brick Underground
05/28/24 The Bronx Will Soon Have Only 1 Movie Theater as a Beloved Cinema Shutters Gothamist
05/28/24 Commentary: Perceptions Around Affordable Housing Need to Meet the Moment Crain’s Chicago Business
05/24/24 Bronx Congressman Questions Legitimacy of Trump Rally Crowd 2 Paragraphs
05/24/24 Bronx Fashion Week Celebrates ‘Decade of Dreams’ NYCity News Service
05/24/24 Bronx Congressman Ritchie Torres Drops Truth Bomb on Trump’s Anglo-Turfed Rally – “Rally May Be IN The South Bronx But It Is Not OF The South Bronx.” Politizoom
05/24/24 Is the Bronx Really ‘MAGA Country?’ Here’s How the Borough Voted in Past Elections USA Today
05/22/24 NYCHA to Reopen Section 8 Waitlist After 15 Years. Here’s How to Apply City Limits
05/22/24 Mott Haven Sees Highest Rental Inventory Increase Among NYC Neighborhoods: Report BronxTimes
05/20/24 Will Colorado’s New Land-Use Laws Kickstart Housing? Experts Laud Changes, But Now the Real Work Begins The Denver Post
05/17/24 Austin Enacts Sweeping Reforms to Cut Down Housing Costs The Texas Tribune
05/15/24 Rental Market Trends in the U.S. - Price Growth Slackens, But Inflation Data Still Not Showing It Nerdwallet
05/14/24 The Co-Cathedral of St. Joseph: A Reborn House of Worship in a Changing Neighborhood The Tablet
05/09/24 Who’s Afraid of Good Cause Eviction? The Real Deal
05/08/24 Will Developers Try to Game 485x to Avoid Wage, Affordability Rules? The Real Deal
05/07/24 A Shared Goal: Financing New York City Affordable Housing Crain’s New York Business
05/07/24 Willets Point and the Making of a Neighborhood Vital City
05/04/24 ADUs Can Help the Inland Empire Meet Housing Needs Daily Bulletin
05/02/24 Sorting Fact From Fiction on Developers’ New Tax Break The Real Deal
05/02/24 Two More Catholic Academies To Close; Rising Costs, Falling Enrollments Make Keeping Schools Open Impossible, Educators Say The Tablet
04/25/24 Fostering Neighborhoods: Faith-Based Organizations and the Development of Affordable Housing Federal Reserve Bank of NY
04/25/24 Urban Agenda: Nothing to Celebrate About Albany’s Housing Plans New York Amsterdam News
04/25/24 NY Finally Has a Housing Deal. Will it Work? Gothamist
04/21/24 Micro-Apartments are Back After Nearly a Century, as Need for Affordable Housing Soars Associated Press
04/16/24 Will a Housing Deal Make New York More Affordable? New York Times
04/15/24 Opinion: Albany Housing Deal Jilts the Low-Income Daily News NY
04/15/24 New York Nears a Housing Deal to Confront Affordability Crisis New York Times
04/11/24 Officials Cut Ribbon on More Than 300 Affordable Apartments at Greenpoint Landing Brooklyn Paper
04/11/24 Corps Will Drum Up Crowd’s Devotion at the Diocesan Eucharistic Revival The Tablet
04/06/24 Opinion: Prevent Homelessness in NY; Fund the Housing Action Voucher Program (Your Letters) Syracuse.com
04/03/24 Free Land, 421a, and Why a Housing Deal Will Get Done, Despite Everything The Real Deal
04/03/24 Good Cause Eviction Posing Challenges for Tenants and Landlords Big News Network
04/02/24 Crunching the Numbers on a Replacement 421a The Real Deal
04/01/24 Is It Time for Public Housing 2.0? The Real Deal
03/27/24 Hennessy Garcia Marches Toward a Better Future The Stony Brook Press
03/27/24 Republican’s Budding Interest in Texas’ Housing Crisis Could Create strange Political Bedfellows The Texas Tribune
03/19/24 NYC’s Property Tax System Violates Housing Laws, State’s High Court Rules Bisnow
03/19/24 Madison Has a Housing Crisis and We Need to Build More Housing Isthmus
03/14/24 City’s $264 Billion Pensions Fail to Invest More in Affordable Housing Crain’s New York Business
03/08/24 Greater New York’s Underused Land Near Transit Estimated at 74,000 Acres CoStar
03/06/24 City of Yes Housing Plan is Refreshingly Holisitc Crain’s New York Business
03/05/24 Amen to New Housing? Faith-Based Development Bill Looks to Secure Legislative Blessing City Limits
03/04/24 Despite Unpopular Opinion, Saying ‘Yes’ to More Housing is a Civic Duty, Says BP Reynoso BKReader
03/01/24 McKee Pitches a $100-Million Housing Bond. Does It Go Far Enough? The Providence Journal
02/29/24 NYU Warns of Unintended Consequences of “Good Cause Eviction” The Real Deal
02/28/24 Hochul’s Housing Incentive Program May Not Lead to Many More Homes Crain’s New York Business
02/28/24 How N.Y.‘s ‘Good Cause Evicition’ Bill Breaks from Other States’ Laws The City
02/10/24 Boxes, Tape, $10,000: What it Takes to Move Into an N.Y.C. Apartment New York Times
02/10/24 What If Public Housing Were For Everyone? Vox
02/07/24 Forget “Rent Control” For Now. What About First Tracking Landlord Practices? Atlanta Civic Circle
02/07/24 Mayor’s Housing Reforms Face a Tough Road, Council Speaker Says Crain’s New York Business
02/05/24 How Local Governments Can Use Housing Inspections for Health Improvement New York University
02/04/24 Why NYC Apartment Buildings Are On Sale Now for 50% Off Bloomberg
02/02/24 The Cultural Clash of Bushwick’s Latest Fashion Trend Untapped
02/01/24 Community-Inspired Mixed-Use Affordable Housing Project in Limbo at City Council Brooklyn Daily Eagle
01/31/24 The Intersection of Housing and Health: Insights from Ingrid Gould Ellen Medriva
01/30/24 Do Housing Developers Need a (Tax) Break? New York Times
01/28/24 The Tax Break New York Relied on to Build Housing Is Gone. What’s Next? New York Times
01/26/24 Average Bronx Rent Prices Increased by Nearly 8% in 2023 BronxTimes
01/24/24 Inclusionary Zoning Would Undermine Sacramento’s Recent Housing Reform California Globe
01/24/24 With Budget Comes Question, ‘How Will RI Fare?” Warwick Beacon
01/23/24 NYC Housing Landscape with the Furman Center Freddie Mac
01/20/24 Supply Skepticism — Can Building More Housing Reduce Costs? Lost Coast Outpost
01/16/24 Stakeholders Say 2024 Will be the Year for a 421a Replacement. Good Luck Commercial Observer
01/16/24 These Researchers Will Look at How RI Could Create a State Housing Developer Providence Journal
01/16/24 Seattle’s Housing Construction Booms While Permitting Flashes Warning Signs The Urbanist
12/12/23 New York Wants to Pay Landlords to Fix and Rent Single-Room Apartments New York Times
12/07/23 Yes, Building More Housing Does Lower Rents, Study Says Commonwealth Beacon
11/30/23 Building Housing Lowers Prices But “Supply Skeptics” Don’t Believe It Forbes
11/20/23 No, Really. Building More Housing Can Combat Rising Rents Bloomberg
11/20/23 Has Montana solved its housing crisis? High Country News
09/19/23 How Housing Restrictions Promote Education Inequality Vital City
07/30/23 Brooklyn community calls for NYC ferry service to Canarsie Gothamist
07/26/23 Little Oversight, Deals Signed in the Dark: How Speculators Cash In When NYC Homeowners Die Without Wills THE CITY
07/12/23 The New York City Economic Tracker: June 19, 2023 Investopedia
06/15/23 Kathy Hochul has a year to build a YIMBY coalition City & State New York
06/13/23 Queens residents demand affordable housing on site of old psych hospital Gothamist
06/09/23 Show Me The Money: The Misalignment In Rent Regulation Prevents The Production Of Housing Forbes
06/07/23 “The Job It Almost Was”: Advocates on the Loss of NYC’s Chief Housing Officer City Limits
06/07/23 New York Has a Housing Crisis. So Why Won’t Albany Act? Intelligencer
06/03/23 People who earn $100K still struggle to pay rent WWCO-AM (News Talk Radio Minneapolis)
06/01/23 A son of Harlem is now an outsider looking in Gothamist
05/29/23 Consider SROs to Help Solve New York City’s Homelessness Crisis Commercial Observer
05/21/23 ‘Granny flats’ play surprising role in easing California’s housing woes The Washington Post
05/15/23 Hochul wants to pass a housing package on her own terms City & State New York
05/12/23 Once an Evangelist for Airbnbs, She Now Crusades for Affordable Housing New York Times
04/26/23 These Lawsuits Could Turn the Tide on Section 8 Discrimination NextCity
04/21/23 The Rent-Stabilization Board Is Proposing What Exactly? Curbed