West Harlem Development Corp Awards $10M to Group Run by Chair’s Sister

largerThe chairman of the board of the group charged with distributing $150 million in community benefit funds from Columbia University’s Manhattanville campus expansion resigned on Tuesday — just hours before his board chose the nonprofit where his sister is executive vice president to administer half of the group’s $20 million affordable housing fund. Continue Reading →

Tahl Propp Equities’ First Annual Community Health Day In Harlem

image001It was a street full of smiles at Tahl Propp Equities’ First Annual Community Health Day where crowds gathered on a pristine lot, owned by the community-based affordable housing owner, manager and developer. Continue Reading →

Housing Advocates Plan Harlem March on Wednesday

rafa logoThe coalition of more than 50 housing advocacy groups known as the “Real Affordability for All Coalition” will demonstrate at Harlem’s First Corinthian Baptist Church with speeches and a march on Wednesday afternoon, the groups announced last week. 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 →

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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de Blasio Calls $500K-Per-Unit Harlem Housing ‘Affordable’

de BlasioA day after Mayor Bill de Blasio and other high-ranking elected officials lauded the completion of a permanently affordable apartment building in Harlem’s Sugar Hill section Monday, some housing experts are raising questions about its cost. Continue Reading →

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 →

Developer To Replace Abyssinian’s Pathmark With Condo

east harlem condoExtell Development, one of the city’s biggest developers, has its sights set on East Harlem said a Daily News article. Continue Reading →

Sen. Espaillat Rips Sell By GHCC

letter28u-2-webGreater Harlem Housing Development Corporation owns this slice on West 135th Street in central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem Artists Town Hall: The Affordable Care Act Info Session (video)

On day, Saturday, December 7th at the Emblem Health Neighborhood Care Center, from 2 pm to 4 pm , 215 West 125th Street, Harlem, Harlem World Magazine and InJoy Enterprises hosted a Artists Town Hall: The Affordable Care Act information session. Continue Reading →