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NEW YORK AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Let's Bring Affordable Rents Back Home
President Teamsters Local 237 and Trustee on the General Execu...
It's clear that we need more truly affordable housing. One way to get it is to build it, but real-estate interests are powerful, and the city makes it all too easy for developers to tear down existing, rent-stabilized buildings to build glass-covered luxury condo towers.
More NYC -- Expanding Housing Can Produce Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs Across NYC
Professor, Policy Analyst
Critically, building affordable housing units across the city will help create jobs right in the neighborhoods suffering the highest unemployment, helping address the yawning economic and racial divide opened up during the most recent recession.
Micro Units Proposed to Make New York City Living Affordable
Executive Vice President, The Doe Fund
While a micro unit might not be everyone's first choice, my guess is that quite a few people would find one an appealing and affordable way to begin life in New York.
Cornerstone Program, Affordable Housing Deal, Not Followed Up By Bloomberg
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