Furman Center in the News

Date Title Source
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
07/08/13 New York, the Vertical City, Kept Rising Under Bloomberg (PDF, 618 KB) WNYC
08/15/16 New Yorkers in Subway Deserts Have Advice for L Train Riders: ‘Suck It Up’ New York Times
03/28/17 New Yorkers, Don’t Cry Over the One (Bedroom) That Got Away Wall Street Journal
11/02/16 Next Big Bet for Apartment Rentals: Mexico City Wall Street Journal
05/01/08 No Bailout for Brownsville (PDF, 44 KB) The Real Deal
11/04/07 No Defense Against Foreclosure (PDF, 26 KB) Crain’s New York Business
10/23/13 No Sky Zone: Residents of 57th Street Rage Against Extell’s High Rise Row, ‘Gluttonous’ Buildings New York Observer
10/17/13 No Vacancies New York Times
12/28/10 No Vacancy: Why Empty Condos Aren’t Becoming Affordable Housing (PDF, 26 KB) City Limits
12/02/13 North Avenue Gateway Apartments Build Hope in West Baltimore Baltimore Sun
06/12/08 Not ‘Fore’ Us (PDF, 96 KB) New York Post
08/20/07 Not Like It Used To Be (PDF, 36 KB) City Limits
12/12/16 Now Anyone Can Track Affordable Housing in New York City Using This New Data Mashup Brownstoner
01/14/10 Number of Bank-Owned Homes in New York Rising (PDF, 158 KB) New York Observer
02/10/17 NY Gov. Cuomo’s 421-a Proposal Could Cost Taxpayers $5.7M per Project Construction Dive
08/19/11 NY housing sales tumble, but prices hold steady (PDF, 28 KB) Crains New York, Real Estate
06/11/19 NY rent reforms: Tenant protection or backdoor New York City rent control for Upstate? Syracuse.com
06/18/07 NYC ‘Debt’ Reckoning (PDF, 101 KB) New York Post
01/14/10 NYC Foreclosed Homes Owned by Lenders Spikes (PDF, 36 KB) Crain’s New York Business
04/11/07 NYC Foreclosure Rates Hit Brooklyn, Bronx Hardest (PDF, 35 KB) Reuters
11/28/11 NYC foreclosures drop 32% (PDF, 18 KB) HousingWire
08/19/11 NYC home sales down 40 percent, new construction returning slowly: report (PDF, 32 KB) The Real Deal
03/28/12 NYC home sales volume down, but so are foreclosures: report (PDF, 66 KB) The Real Deal
11/28/11 NYC homes sales stay low in third quarter (PDF, 90 KB) The Real Deal
04/27/16 NYC housing a sticking point this session The Legislative Gazette
04/07/15 NYC Housing Focus Needs to Help Homeless, Too, Advocates Say Newsday
05/19/11 NYC Housing Prices, Foreclosures Decline (PDF, 69 KB) The Real Deal
11/19/15 NYC Is Completely Unaffordable, But New Yorkers Are In Denial Huffington Post
09/08/13 NYC looks beyond Bloomberg’s era of inequality Al Jazeera America
10/27/08 NYC Minorities Receive Fewer Mortgages (PDF, 21 KB) WNYC Radio
03/11/14 NYC Property Tax Change Seen Yielding $4 Billion Windfall Bloomberg News
02/01/19 NYC Property Tax Overhaul Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor Bloomberg Law
05/02/12 NYC property taxes are too damn high (PDF, 214 KB) HousingWire
06/25/19 NYC rent reform is a major step — but in which direction? The Hill
06/03/15 NYC rent-stabilized units increasing, but housing advocates call for more protection laws amNY
04/14/08 NYC Renters Get Foreclosure Blues (PDF, 35 KB) Crain’s New York Business
04/23/14 NYC rents skyrocket as incomes lag New York Post
05/31/13 NYC Residential Permits Five Times Higher Than Last Year (PDF, 217 KB) The Real Deal
05/31/13 NYC Sees Most Building Permits Since 2008, But Nowhere Near Enough To Meet Rising Demand (PDF, 863 KB) The New York Observer
05/06/14 NYC Tackles Housing Crisis with Largest Plan in Nation The Epoch Times
05/02/12 NYC taxes hit large rental buildings hardest (PDF, 197 KB) New York Daily News
07/25/13 NYC Undertaxes Most Valuable Apartments, Report Says (PDF, 145 KB) Law 360
12/21/16 NYU Data Tool Highlights Lack of Affordable Housing The Real Deal NY
02/16/12 NYU Furman Center & Moth Honored by MacArthur Foundation (PDF, 297 KB) New York Nonprofit Press
02/09/15 NYU Furman Center and Capital One Release National Affordable Rental Housing Landscape Business Wire
10/25/12 NYU Furman Center Releases Policy Brief on LIHTC Program Tenants (PDF, 249 KB) National Housing Institute News
11/27/12 NYU Furman Center Releases Report on Assisted Housing and Education (PDF, 121 KB) University of Texas School of Law Opportunity Forum
02/28/12 NYU Furman Center’s Surprising Data on Subsidized Housing (PDF, 62 KB) Multi-Housing News
05/24/18 NYU Report Describes City in Housing Affordability Crisis Politico
06/11/15 NYU’s Furman Center Floats New Tax Abatement for Affordable Housing The Real Deal
06/18/12 NYU’s State of New York City’s Housing and Neighborhoods Report (PDF, 620 KB) Dumbo NYC
10/23/12 NYU: LIHTC Requires More Subsidies (PDF, 269 KB) GlobeSt.com
04/21/14 Officials ‘air’ their plan differences Crain’s New York Business
05/10/16 On the Market: In Gentrifying Areas, Middle Class Is Most In Danger of Displacement Observer
06/15/15 On the Market: Rent Regs Expire Today; Brooklyn Bridge Park Construction Can Resume Observer
01/15/15 Only 6% of Affordable Apartments Built Since 2000 Have Been in Manhattan Below 96th St. New York Daily News
01/15/15 Only 6% of NYC’s Affordable Units Were Built in Manhattan Below 96th St. The Real Deal
12/28/11 Opinion: NY Must Keep Helping Homeowners (PDF, 39 KB) Newsday
06/15/16 Opposing the Move NY Plan Does No Favors for Southeast Queens Streetsblog NYC
04/20/17 Optimism Fuels Miami’s Mega-developments, but a Denser Miami Isn’t a Sure Thing The Archictect’s Newspaper
02/11/08 Options Are Studied Regarding Expected ‘Tsunami of Default’ (PDF, 50 KB) New York Sun
11/13/18 Our Fair City Urban Omnibus
10/12/16 Out With the Poor, In With the Rich: The Landlord’s Guide to Gentrifying NYC Bloomberg Businessweek
11/28/11 Pact’s Benefits in Limbo (PDF, 147 KB) The Wall Street Journal
08/22/12 Parking lot today, redevelopment site tomorrow (PDF, 184 KB) Crain’s New York Business
03/22/12 Parking Minimums Create Too Many Parking Spots (PDF, 343 KB) The Atlantic Cities
02/13/11 Parking Minimums Make Housing More Expensive (PDF, 10 KB) Planetzin
02/11/11 Parking Minimums Make NYC Housing More Expensive, NYU Report Finds Streetsblog.org
03/11/09 Past Indicates Little on Home Price Future (PDF, 23 KB) Crain’s New York Business
05/11/15 Past to Present: Changing New York Huffington Post
07/14/17 Philly Proposal Looks Ahead to Less Affordable Future Next City
03/14/10 Picking Up the Pieces Crain’s
07/22/10 Planners Tackle Big Questions About How to Shape NYC Development Streetsblog.org
10/18/11 Planning Experts Call for an Overhaul of NYC Zoning Rules (PDF, 195 KB) Streetsblog
05/25/17 Plans for Housing in the Age of Climate Change Should Include This Tool Shelterforce
06/26/13 Poll: Voters Don’t Think City Hall Can Make NYC Cheaper Wall Street Journal
04/18/16 Potential Young Buyers Delay Homeownership in Part Because of Skyrocketing Prices Houston Chronicle
04/26/07 Predatory Lending Fuels Rise in Foreclosures (PDF, 52 KB) Gotham Gazette
05/27/14 Pressured to Move, Low-Income Tenants Resist Buyouts City Limits
03/11/14 Privatizing Public Housing, RAD-ically Center for Effective Government
10/25/14 Property Tax Envy New York Times
03/21/16 Proposed Housing Bill Good Idea, but Won’t Replace a Property-Tax Break Crain’s New York
08/01/10 Purchasing Power Changes Hands (PDF, 312 KB) The Real Deal
03/07/13 Q&A: How Sandy Affected Low-Income Residents (PDF, 253 KB) Wall Street Journal
11/29/11 Queens Home Sales & Property Values Keep Sliding at Faster Rate than Rest of City (PDF, 52 KB) New York Daily News
01/16/09 Queens homeowners protest foreclosures (PDF, 40 KB) Crain’s New York Business
11/23/09 Race and Space: Segregation and Foreclosure (PDF, 20 KB) Huffington Post
07/25/12 Raising Our Aspirations (PDF, 1 MB) Enterprise Blog
04/15/09 Ranking the Village (PDF, 44 KB) The Villager