Furman Center in the News

Date Title Source
09/08/11 Database Tracks Affordable Units (PDF, 87 KB) The Wall Street Journal
09/02/11 Across the Hall, Diversity of Incomes (PDF, 54 KB) The New York Times
09/01/11 The best of 100 issues (PDF, 1 MB) The Real Deal
08/28/11 Firm Revives Houses, Neighborhoods from Foreclosure Heap (PDF, 99 KB) Chicago Sun-Times
08/23/11 Brooklyn Home Prices Increase 8%, But Still Down 24% From Peak (PDF, 192 KB) Brooklyn Daily Eagle
08/22/11 The Mortgage Hangover (PDF, 63 KB) City Journal
08/19/11 NYC home sales down 40 percent, new construction returning slowly: report (PDF, 32 KB) The Real Deal
08/19/11 NY housing sales tumble, but prices hold steady (PDF, 28 KB) Crains New York, Real Estate
08/15/11 Foreclosure Crisis Fades to Black and Brown (PDF, 195 KB) City Limits
08/10/11 Home Loans Rose in 2009 for Borrowers with Low to Moderate Income (PDF, 94 KB) HousingWire
07/19/11 Foreclosures on Apartment Buildings Surge Reducing Living Conditions for Tenants (PDF, 116 KB) New York Daily News
07/18/11 Mayor Still Looks to Building and Zoning to Ease Housing Crunch (PDF, 178 KB) Gotham Gazette
07/06/11 Department of City Planning Continues to Restrict Development Near Transit (PDF, 219 KB) Streetsblog
07/01/11 Austerity Measures Threaten Legal Aid for New Yorkers Facing Foreclosure (PDF, 129 KB) World Socialist Website
06/22/11 Rent Rise Looming Over City (PDF, 105 KB) AM New York
06/17/11 New York’s Multi-Family Housing Stock: A Different Story (PDF, 230 KB) MetroTrends
06/17/11 Foreclosure Notices Up for Owners of NYC Rental Buildings (PDF, 53 KB) WNYC
06/13/11 New Court Rule Drives Down Foreclosures in NYC (PDF, 84 KB) WNYC
06/07/11 As the High Line Grows, Business Falls in Love with a Public Park (PDF, 199 KB) WNYC
06/03/11 Love NYC’s Diversity? Then Strengthen Rent Regulations (PDF, 369 KB) Huffington Post
05/24/11 Survey Hints at a Census Undercount in New York City (PDF, 43 KB) New York Times
05/20/11 Gloomy First Quarter for NYC Housing Brownstoner
05/19/11 Housing Market Continues to Disappoint (PDF, 86 KB) WNYC
05/19/11 NYC Housing Prices, Foreclosures Decline (PDF, 69 KB) The Real Deal
05/19/11 New York Home Prices Drop, NYU Study Finds (PDF, 284 KB) DNAinfo
05/17/11 10,000 Missing in Astoria? What The Stats Say (PDF, 190 KB) City Limits
05/16/11 Budget Cuts Imperil Aid in Foreclosure Cases (PDF, 221 KB) New York Times
05/10/11 DCP Likely to Propose Lower Parking Minimums for NYC’s “Inner Ring” Streetsblog
05/03/11 Where the REOs are The Real Deal
04/28/11 Refinancings plummeted in minority areas (PDF, 31 KB) Crain’s New York
04/25/11 Tenants Turn to Lenders to Repair Buildings (PDF, 61 KB) The Wall Street Journal
04/19/11 New York City Residential Market Sees Positive Signs, But Multifamily Foreclosures Increased (PDF, 31 KB) Multi-Housing News
04/18/11 A Real Estate Kingdom in Brownsville (PDF, 125 KB) The Brooklyn Ink
04/15/11 Rent regulation battle moves to State Senate Real Estate Weekly
04/13/11 More Landlords Not Paying Up (PDF, 87 KB) The Wall Street Journal
04/13/11 Small Percentage Of NYers Bike To Work, Study Finds (PDF, 36 KB) NY1
04/13/11 City Bike Numbers Unwheel (PDF, 256 KB) New York Post
04/13/11 High Rents Keep Movers, Brokers in Business (PDF, 122 KB) BrickUnderground
04/12/11 Financial 411: The Future of Rent in New York City (PDF, 63 KB) WNYC
04/12/11 Foreclosed Multi-Family Rentals Plague NYers (PDF, 25 KB) The Real Deal
04/12/11 Living and Working in One New York Neighborhood (PDF, 35 KB) The American Prospect
04/12/11 Musings on a Zone-Based Fare Proposal (PDF, 179 KB) 2nd Avenue Sagas
04/03/11 New York’s Next Big Neighborhoods, “Flushingstone” (PDF, 106 KB) New York Magazine
03/29/11 The 10 Most Segregated Urban Areas in America (PDF, 41 KB) Salon.com
03/25/11 Foreclosure Prevention Funds Still Necessary (PDF, 12 KB) New York Law Journal
03/18/11 Losing Home—Immigrant Families’ Path Through Foreclosure and Beyond (PDF, 64 KB) New America Media
03/10/11 New Worries for Buyers Seeking Mortgages (PDF, 51 KB) The New York Times
03/09/11 A House Dies And a Block Sinks (PDF, 109 KB) Brooklyn Ink
03/07/11 City’s Senior Center Cuts Hit LES Harder Than Any Other Neighborhood (PDF, 301 KB) The Lo-Down
03/02/11 Chelsea Residents Fight Over a Small Patch of Land (PDF, 252 KB) New York Press
03/01/11 Brooklyn Pol Wants to Put Banks on the Hook for Maintaining New York Homes They Foreclose on (PDF, 101 KB) New York Daily News
02/26/11 Home Prices Fall, Foreclosures Ease (PDF, 98 KB) The Wall Street Journal
02/25/11 Hangover Lingers for City’s Housing Market (PDF, 26 KB) Crain’s New York
02/25/11 Financial 411: Wall Street Bonuses Shrink and Gas Prices Rise (PDF, 47 KB) WNYC
02/17/11 City Braces for Population Growth (PDF, 41 KB) Washington Square News
02/13/11 Parking Minimums Make Housing More Expensive (PDF, 10 KB) Planetzin
02/13/11 The Added Value in a Staircase (PDF, 83 KB) The New York Times
02/11/11 Parking Minimums Make NYC Housing More Expensive, NYU Report Finds Streetsblog.org
01/21/11 Banks Want Pieces of Fannie-Freddie Pie (PDF, 49 KB) The New York Times
01/16/11 Federal Foreclosure Funds Trickling into Neighborhoods (PDF, 40 KB) Chicago Tribune
12/28/10 No Vacancy: Why Empty Condos Aren’t Becoming Affordable Housing (PDF, 26 KB) City Limits
12/27/10 New Year’s Resolution For NYC: Get A Strategy For Growth (PDF, 17 KB) City Limits
12/27/10 How Big Is Too Big For New York City? (PDF, 18 KB) City Limits
12/14/10 Development, Zoning Fights Fuel Push For NYC Roadmap (PDF, 41 KB) City Limits
12/06/10 East Chelsea Residents Push for Park on 20th St., Not Affordable Housing (PDF, 86 KB) DNAinfo
12/02/10 Sales and Prices Up for Manhattan Homes, Study Finds (PDF, 87 KB) DNAinfo
12/02/10 Housing Prices Rise in Manhattan, Fall in Queens (PDF, 30 KB) WNYC
11/30/10 Community Gardens Safeguarded (PDF, 62 KB) The Epoch Times
11/13/10 City Slowdown in Mortgages Hits Home (PDF, 45 KB) The Wall Street Journal
11/12/10 Home Lending Rose in NYC for Low and Moderate Income Buyers, Despite Overall Decline WNYC
11/12/10 ‘09 NYC Home Loans Fell as Refinancing Exploded (PDF, 41 KB) Crain’s New York
11/05/10 Will Cuomo’s Land Banks Help Bed-Stuy? The Local
10/27/10 Unfinished Business: Updating CRA (PDF, 33 KB) US Banker
10/14/10 Revise the CRA’s Rules to Make It More Relevant (PDF, 36 KB) American Banker
10/11/10 The Economic Importance of Being Educated (PDF, 4 MB) Forefront
10/05/10 Foreclosure in the Family Harms School Performance, Report Finds (PDF, 44 KB) The Wall Street Journal Metropolis
10/04/10 Foreclosures Taking Toll on More City School Kids (PDF, 41 KB) Crain’s New York
10/04/10 More City Students Affected by Foreclosures (PDF, 13 KB) WNYC
10/03/10 Southeast Queens is Foreclosure Central (PDF, 45 KB) Crain’s New York
09/15/10 How the 30-year Mortgage Came to Be Marketplace
09/10/10 Comptroller Liu And Other Leaders Press Banks On Foreclosures (PDF, 3 KB) Black Star News
09/10/10 Dallas Rep. Jeb Hensarling wants Fannie Mae, FreddieMac gone (PDF, 25 KB) The Dallas Morning News
09/04/10 Bedford-Stuyvesant: Buyers Have Upper Hand (PDF, 200 KB) The Wall Street Journal
08/23/10 Beyond the Poverty Line (PDF, 4 MB) Stanford Social Innovation Review
08/18/10 Mortgage Role for U.S. Is Affirmed The New York Times
08/18/10 Treasury, Lenders Seek to Keep Government Role in Housing Fix (PDF, 137 KB) Bloomberg.com
08/17/10 Geithner: Housing System Needs Government Support Marketwatch
08/17/10 Geithner Calls for Housing Finance Reform The Financial Times
08/01/10 Purchasing Power Changes Hands (PDF, 312 KB) The Real Deal
08/01/10 Brokers Get Creative to Attract House Hunters The Real Deal
07/29/10 Urban Land Use: Looking Beyond the Charter Commission Urban Omnibus
07/25/10 The Roller-Coaster Ride Called a Short Sale (PDF, 525 KB) The New York Times
07/22/10 Planners Tackle Big Questions About How to Shape NYC Development Streetsblog.org
07/01/10 Like a Broken Record: 100 Years of Busts (PDF, 118 KB) The Real Deal
06/23/10 Low-income housing development fuels economic gains in distressed neighborhoods, stabilizes families (PDF, 162 KB) Local Initiatives Support Corporation
06/23/10 Affordable Housing Pays Off for City Crain’s New York Business
06/21/10 A Housing Price Collapse in Queens New York is Almost Certain (PDF, 122 KB) Real Estate Channel
06/15/10 Jonathan Miller Podcast Interview with Furman Center Resident Research Fellow Mark Willis Housing Helix
06/10/10 Rep. Clarke Applauds the Passage of the Federal Housing Administration Reform Act (PDF, 31 KB) Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke
06/10/10 Higher Ground (PDF, 148 KB) The Wall Street Journal