Like Others Harlem’s Hale House Becomes Luxury Housing

haelm house in harlemNY Curbed reports that if there’s one thing that has become clear during the current luxury residential building boom, it’s that Manhattan is no longer a place to not make a profit. Continue Reading →

Harlem Public Housing Needs Billion$ To Make Repairs

Philips Senior House

It’s also noteworthy that federal law prohibits local governments from building more public housing than already exists.

Gothamist reports that the devolving public housing situation in NYC is just getting worse, and the New York City Housing Authority requires an injection of about $18 billion just to make necessary repairs that’ll keep desperately needed housing stock habitable. Continue Reading →

More than 53,000 Artists Apply for 89 Affordable Harlem Apartments

public school“Developers for the space, known as El Barrio’s Artspace PS 109 and located between Second and Third avenues, fielded 51,313 online applications via a city website by the July 14 deadline, officials said. Continue Reading →

City College Student Connie Lok Does More In Harlem

city collegs habitat for huminityHabitat For Humanity posted a story today on Connie Lok, she is the City College Harlem Campus Chapter President. Continue Reading →

Harlem Senior Housing Gets $38M Upgrade

Philips Senior HouseA 200-unit senior housing development in Harlem has been preserved with the help of state aid. Continue Reading →

Housing, Cakes And Music At The Habitat Young Professionals Launch Party

Habitat Young Professionals Launch PartyDon’t miss out on Habitat for Humanity New York City’s first-ever Young Professionals Network Launch Party – perfect for Harlem young professionals!
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City Unveils 10-year $41B Housing Plan

Bill-de-Blasio.jpg&q=80&MaxW=640&imageversion=widescreen&maxh=360CrainsNewYork reports that on Monday morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled his administration’s ambitious plan to build and preserve 200,000 units of affordable housing, one that he says will house half a million people at a cost of more than $41 billion over the next decade. Continue Reading →

NYCHA Free of Financial Handcuffs

trash dumps in central harlemIn Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “tale of two cities,” New York’s public housing projects clearly stood as a city of have-nots and a tale of woe. Continue Reading →

Aloft Hotel in Harlem Gets Keyless Checkin

The new Aloft hotel in New York in HarlemIf you’re staying at the Aloft Hotel in Harlem or Silicon Valley, you’ll soon be able to use your smartphone as your room key. Continue Reading →