Furman Center in the News

Date Title Source
02/01/09 A Month Free? Rents Are Falling Fast (PDF, 81 KB) New York Times
01/19/09 As Economy Stalls, Fewer New Yorkers Moving Out of State (PDF, 49 KB) New York Times
01/19/09 Fed Up & Fighting Foreclosure Angry Group Protests Home Auction (PDF, 23 KB) New York Daily News
01/16/09 Queens homeowners protest foreclosures (PDF, 40 KB) Crain’s New York Business
01/15/09 To Avert Blight, City Will Repair and Resell Vacant Homes (PDF, 41 KB) New York Times
01/15/09 Tenants Face Evictions Amidst Foreclosure Crisis (PDF, 31 KB) NY1
12/24/08 Board 1 Opposes Urban Pathways’ Building Queens Gazette
12/15/08 Fannie Mae to End Tenant Evictions in Foreclosures The Wall Street Journal
12/15/08 Education Suffers in NY Projects Planetizen
11/23/08 Children Who Live in Public Housing Suffer in School, Study Says (PDF, 42 KB) New York Times
11/18/08 Homeless Pledge a Real Challenge (PDF, 30 KB) The Globe and Mail
11/14/08 Home Run: Asian American Homeowners and the Subprime Mortgage Fallout (PDF, 211 KB) Asian Week
11/09/08 Election Gives Staten Island Housing Market a Jolt (PDF, 165 KB) Staten Island Advance
11/07/08 Editorial: Good Neighbors (PDF, 30 KB) The New York Times
11/06/08 Mortgages Plunge by 50% in Some Brooklyn Minority Communities (PDF, 22 KB) New York Daily News
11/04/08 Evictions Soar as Banks Foreclose on Landlords During Credit Crisis (PDF, 27 KB) New York Daily News
11/01/08 Could the early 1990s return? (PDF, 44 KB) The Real Deal
10/28/08 Study: Fewer Mortgages to Latinos, Blacks (PDF, 54 KB) NBC New York
10/28/08 New Report Finds Blacks, Latinos Hit Hard by Mortgage Crisis (PDF, 37 KB) NY1
10/28/08 Minorities Hit Hard in Mortgage Crunch (PDF, 19 KB) New York Daily News
10/27/08 NYC Minorities Receive Fewer Mortgages (PDF, 21 KB) WNYC Radio
10/27/08 Study Notes Fewer Loans to Hispanics and Blacks (PDF, 37 KB) New York Times
10/23/08 Expert Q&A: A Downturn for New York Real Estate? (PDF, 67 KB) New York Times
10/18/08 Door to Door, Foreclosure Knocks Here (PDF, 46 KB) New York Times
10/15/08 Your Neighbor’s Troubles May Become Your Own (PDF, 25 KB) New York Times
09/25/08 Does Seeing Green Lead to Seeing Greenbacks? (PDF, 32 KB) New York Times
09/23/08 Tougher Times Hobble Mayor’s Affordable Housing Ambitions (PDF, 316 KB) New York Observer
09/19/08 Best Design: West Village (PDF, 176 KB) Time Out New York
08/26/08 Foreclosures Mean Crises for H.I.V. Positive Renters (PDF, 44 KB) New York Times
08/25/08 Chinatown’s ‘Glorious Flute’ Facing an Unusual Primary Challenge (PDF, 124 KB) New York Sun
08/25/08 Reshaping the City: Who’s Being Heard—and Why? (PDF, 79 KB) Gotham Gazette
08/22/08 What You Need to Know Before You Rent (PDF, 49 KB) New York Times
07/27/08 Growing Pains Come and Go (PDF, 46 KB) New York Times
07/01/08 Foreclosure Epidemic Skips Big Apple…So Far (PDF, 131 KB) The Cooperator
06/30/08 Subprime Mortgages and Race: A Bit of Good News May Be Illusory (PDF, 59 KB) Washington Post
06/30/08 Neighborhoods Bear the Brunt (PDF, 54 KB) Washington Post
06/22/08 Fighting Foreclosures on Staten Island (PDF, 63 KB) New York Times
06/22/08 In Confronting the Foreclosure Crisis, a Bill Strikes a Balance (PDF, 53 KB) New York Times
06/12/08 Not ‘Fore’ Us (PDF, 96 KB) New York Post
05/28/08 Mixed Use (PDF, 224 KB) The Villager
05/22/08 Kucinich: Neighborhoods Are Blameless ‘Victims’ in Subprime Crisis (PDF, 54 KB) Wall Street Journal
05/22/08 Death By ‘Preservation’ (PDF, 106 KB) New York Post
05/12/08 Nabe Groups Battle to Save Affordable Apartments (PDF, 34 KB) AM New York
05/01/08 No Bailout for Brownsville (PDF, 44 KB) The Real Deal
04/25/08 Is Inclusionary Zoning Providing Our Much Needed Affordable Housing? (PDF, 74 KB) San Francisco Chronicle
04/17/08 Jamaica Woman Struggles for Home (PDF, 157 KB) Queens Chronicle
04/15/08 City Foreclosures Threaten Renters (PDF, 22 KB) New York Daily News
04/15/08 Mortgage lending trends and high rates of foreclosure in New York City (MP3) Bloomberg Radio
04/14/08 NYC Renters Get Foreclosure Blues (PDF, 35 KB) Crain’s New York Business
04/14/08 Renters Also Hurt by Mortgage Crisis (PDF, 32 KB) WNYC Radio
04/13/08 Even Renters Aren’t Safe (PDF, ) New York Times
04/02/08 New York and the Subprime Mortgage Crisis (PDF, 50 KB) New York Times
03/29/08 Rethinking Real Estate (PDF, 47 KB) New York Times
03/07/08 The City Responds to the Foreclosure Crisis (PDF, 55 KB) Gotham Gazette
03/04/08 Governor Proposes New Foreclosure Legislation (PDF, 38 KB) NY1
03/04/08 Spitzer to Present a Plan to Reduce Foreclosures (PDF, 45 KB) New York Times
03/03/08 Real Estate Revelations: Churches Weigh Deals (PDF, 49 KB) City Limits
03/03/08 Bill Would Set Foreclosure Moratorium (PDF, 53 KB) New York Times
03/02/08 God’s Row (PDF, 71 KB) New York Times
03/01/08 Subprime Crimes From Wall Street to Brooklyn and Beyond (PDF, 338 KB) The Brooklyn Rail
02/27/08 Housing Market Faces Anxiety from Many Sources (PDF, 63 KB) Gotham Gazette
02/23/08 Subprime Mortgage Wasteland in the Bronx Village Voice
02/11/08 Options Are Studied Regarding Expected ‘Tsunami of Default’ (PDF, 50 KB) New York Sun
02/04/08 Helping to Keep Homelessness at Bay as Foreclosures Hit More Families (PDF, 52 KB) New York Times
01/07/08 Filling New York’s “Vacancies” (PDF, 151 KB) Gotham Gazette
01/05/08 Unaffordable NY: Tough Choices at $150,000 (PDF, 42 KB) Crain’s New York Business
12/20/07 Housing Crisis Extends to the Rental Market (PDF, 130 KB) New York Sun
11/30/07 Being Able to Live Where You Work (PDF, 168 KB) USA Today
11/11/07 What Market Slump? (PDF, 47 KB) New York Times
11/10/07 Housing Program on Track Amid Financing Concerns (PDF, 43 KB) New York Times
11/04/07 No Defense Against Foreclosure (PDF, 26 KB) Crain’s New York Business
10/17/07 Subprime in Black and White (PDF, 34 KB) New York Times
10/16/07 FDNY union may put pension cash into affordable apartments (PDF, 30 KB) New York Daily News
10/15/07 Study Finds Disparities in Mortgages by Race (PDF, 52 KB) New York Times
10/15/07 Study Finds Black New Yorkers More Likely to Get Subprime Loan NY1
10/03/07 Taking Stock of New York’s Housing (PDF, 52 KB) Gotham Gazette
09/16/07 Neighborhood Watch (PDF, 337 KB) New York Magazine
09/15/07 The meaning and impacts of New York City’s low homeownership rate (MP3) Bloomberg Radio
09/12/07 Guests in Own Homes’s: NYC’s Low Owner Rate. (PDF, 204 KB) New York Post
08/22/07 N.Y. Foreclosure Frenzy (PDF, 80 KB) New York Post
08/20/07 Not Like It Used To Be (PDF, 36 KB) City Limits
07/26/07 New Report Could Boost BIDs (PDF, 56 KB) New York Sun
07/25/07 BIDs Raise Commercial Property Values (PDF, 36 KB) Crain’s New York Business
06/18/07 NYC ‘Debt’ Reckoning (PDF, 101 KB) New York Post
06/01/07 Jamaica tops city in foreclosures (PDF, 43 KB) The Real Deal
05/27/07 In a City Known for Its Renters, a Record Number Now Own Their Homes (PDF, 81 KB) New York Times
04/26/07 Predatory Lending Fuels Rise in Foreclosures (PDF, 52 KB) Gotham Gazette
04/24/07 Mayor’s Green Speech Asks to Build 500,000 Units (PDF, 290 KB) New York Observer
04/15/07 A Most Exclusive Club (PDF, ) New York Times
04/12/07 Sub-Prime Market Heads Skyward (PDF, 17 KB) WNYC Radio
04/12/07 Sub-Prime Loan Bubble in City (PDF, 145 KB) New York Post
04/11/07 NYC Foreclosure Rates Hit Brooklyn, Bronx Hardest (PDF, 35 KB) Reuters
04/10/07 Slumlord Showdown (PDF, 31 KB) Village Voice
03/15/07 Mortgage Woes Pass by New York, for Now (PDF, 55 KB) New York Sun
03/12/07 Crowded Houses WNYC Radio
02/22/07 Housing’s Impact: Need for New Research (PDF, 45 KB) Gotham Gazette
02/20/07 Affordable Housing Strikes It Rich (PDF, 32 KB) City Limits
02/19/07 Renting Rooms, Buying a Dream (PDF, 754 KB) New York Daily News
11/19/06 Building Prosperity (PDF, 37 KB) New York Times
09/12/06 Housing in New York City—Figuring Out the Big (and Little) Picture (PDF, 142 KB) Gotham Gazette