2011 Press Releases

 

NYCHA CHAIRMAN RHEA AND HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCE SECOND DEVELOPMENT IN NYC TO COMBINE AFFORDABLE RENTAL UNITS AND PUBLIC HOUSING
Tuesday, December 20, 2011


HUD, HPD AND DOHMH JOIN GEEL COMMUNITY SERVICES TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF GEEL GRAND AVENUE STUDIOS
Wednesday, December 7, 2011


HUD, HCR, HPD, JONATHAN ROSE COMPANIES, AND HCCI CELEBRATE THE NAMING AND GRAND OPENING OF DR. MURIEL PETIONI PLAZA
Wednesday, November 30, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL, HOUSING COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCE $14.4 MILLION IN TAX CREDITS AWARDED TO 13 AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECTS WHICH WILL GENERATE 1,400 NEW JOBS
Tuesday, November 22, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, COUNCIL SPEAKER QUINN, COUNCIL MEMBER BREWER, NYC HEALTH DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCE BED BUG SNIFFING DOGS JOIN HPD’S CODE ENFORCEMENT TEAM
Wednesday, November 16, 2011


DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL JOINS HUD, HPD, THE NEW YORK MORTGAGE COALITION, SPEAKER QUINN AND COUNCIL MEMBERS TO ANNOUNCE THE NSP2 BUYER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR BROOKLYN
Tuesday, November 15, 2011


DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL JOINS HUD, HPD, THE NEW YORK MORTGAGE COALITION, SPEAKER QUINN AND COUNCIL MEMBERS TO ANNOUNCE THE NSP2 BUYER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR QUEENS
Tuesday, November 15, 2011


DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL JOINS HUD, HPD, THE NEW YORK MORTGAGE COALITION, SPEAKER QUINN AND COUNCIL MEMBERS TO ANNOUNCE THE NSP2 BUYER ASSISTANCE PROGRAM FOR STATEN ISLAND
Tuesday, November 15, 2011


CAMBA, NEW YORK CITY HEALTH & HOSPITALS CORPORATION, KINGS COUNTY HOSPITAL CENTER, HCR, HHAC, HPD, FHLBNY, HSBC, NYSERDA, TD BANK, BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT, MARTY MARKOWITZ, COUNCILMEMBER DR. MATHIEU EUGENE AND ENTERPRISE CELEBRATE 209-UNIT, GREEN AFFORDABLE HOUSING GROUNDBREAKING
Friday, November 4, 2011


CITY OF NEW YORK AND NON-PROFIT EMBARK ON MAJOR REVITALIZATION OF LOWER EAST SIDE RESIDENCE FOR THE DEAR, HARD OF HEARING AND LOW-INCOME SENIORS
Thursday, November 3, 2011


NYCHA, HPD JOIN THE SISTERS OF CHARITY HOUSING DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION TO CELEBRATE THE GROUND BREAKING OF MARKHAM GARDENS MANOR
Thursday, November 3, 2011


HUD, HDC, AND DHS JOIN COMMON GROUND AND PRIVATE PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE NEW HOUSING AND OPENING OF NEW ART CENTER AND PERFORMANCE SPACE IN DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN
Tuesday, October 25, 2011


HPD & HDC JOIN BRONX PRO AND ELECTED OFFICALS TO CELEBRATE RIBBON CUTTING FOR 103 NEW AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS IN THE BRONX
Tuesday, October 18, 2011


HPD, HRA JOINS COMUNILIFE INC. AND ELECTED OFFICALS TO CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF 60 NEW UNITS OF AFFORDABLE SUPPORTIVE HOUSING IN THE BRONX
Friday, October 7, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA AND CONGRESSMAN JOSEPH CROWLEY JOIN MET COUNCIL TO CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF NEW SENIOR RESIDENCE IN THE BRONX
Monday, October 3, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES BEGINNING OF 2011/2012 "HEAT SEASON" AND REMINDS LANDLORDS OF LEGAL OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE HEAT AND HOT WATER TO TENANTS
Friday, September 30, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, HDC PRESIDENT JAHR AND THE RICHMAN GROUP CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF THE BALTON & DOUGLASS PARK IN CENTRAL HARLEM
Wednesday, September 28, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES FIRST PHASE OF LARGE MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT PROJECT ON LIVONIA AVENUE IN BROOKLYN
Monday, September 26, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, DUNN DEVELOPMENT CORP. AND CYPRESS HILLS LOCAL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION CELEBRATE THE NEW ENERGY EFFICIENT APARTMENTS IN BROOKLYN
Friday, September 16, 2011


JONATHAN ROSE COMPANIES, HUD, HDC, HPD, AND ENTERPRISE CELEBRATE THE COMPLETION OF THE GREEN RETROFIT OF 198 UNITS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Monday, September 12, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, MANHATTAN BOROUGH PRESIDENT STRINGER, CYNDI LAUPER AND WEST END INTERGENERATIONAL RESIDENCE CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF TRUE COLORS SUPPORTIVE HOUSING
Friday, September 9, 2011


HDC PRESIDENT JAHR, HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA & THE ARKER COMPANIES CELEBRATE GROUNDBREAKING OF NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN RICHMOND HILL, QUEENS
Wednesday, September 7, 2011


NYCHA CHAIRMAN RHEA AND HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCE FIRST OF ITS KIND DEVELOPMENT IN NYC TO COMBINE AFFORDABLE RENTAL UNITS AND PUBLIC HOUSING
Wednesday, August 24, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, COUNCIL SPEAKER QUINN RELEASE FIRST LIST OF BUILDINGS TARGETED FOR INCREASED ENFORCEMENT ACTION UNDER CITY’S NEW PROACTIVE PRESERVATION INITIATIVE
Tuesday, August 9, 2011


THREE BROOKLYN LANDLORDS ARRESTED FOR FAILING TO FIX HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS IN TWO OF THE CITY’S MOST DISTRESSED BUILDINGS
Wednesday, July 27, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL, HOUSING COMMISSIONER WAMBUA AND HDC PRESIDENT JAHR ANNOUNCE NEW YORK CITY HAS REACHED MAJOR MILESTONE IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING PLAN
Wednesday, July 20, 2011


HDC, HPD, NEW YORK STATE HOMES AND COMMUNITY RENEWAL, BROOKLYN BOROUGH PRESIDENT MARTY MARKOWITZ, COUNCILMEMBER BRAD LANDER AND L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS INC. CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF COLUMBIA COMMONS AND COLUMBIA HICKS APARTMENTS
Monday, July 18, 2011


SPEAKER QUINN, HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCE SECOND DEAL IN PILOT PROGRAM TO TURN STALLED PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS INTO AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Monday, July 18, 2011


HDC, HPD, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, INC., HARLEM CONGREGATIONS FOR COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT, INC., HCR, AND GOLDMAN SACHS ANNOUNCE $75 MILLION DEAL TO RENOVATE AND KEEP 14 BUILDINGS IN HARLEM AFFORDABLE FOR LOW-INCOME NEW YORKERS
Wednesday, July 6, 2011


HPD AND PROVIDENCE HOUSE BREAK GROUND ON $12.7 MILLION AFFORDABLE HOUSING RESIDENCE FOR HOMELESS NEW YORKERS AND THEIR FAMILIES IN BROOKLYN
Wednesday, June 29, 2011


HPD AND HDC JOIN CPC RESOURCES AND EAST BROOKLYN CONGREGATIONS TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF 104 AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS IN BROOKLYN
Thursday, June 23, 2011


DEPUTY MAYOR STEEL, COUNCIL SPEAKER QUINN, HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMISSIONER POST LAUNCH NEW ONLINE SERVICE TO STREAMLINE PROCESS FOR CERTIFYING CORRECTED HOUSING CODE VIOLATIONS
Thursday, June 16, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, HARLEM RBI, NEW YORK YANKEE MARK TEIXEIRA AND OFFICIALS ANNOUNCE DEVELOPMENT OF NEW SCHOOL AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING UNITS IN EAST HARLEM
Monday, June 13, 2011


HPD, HDC, THE HUDSON COMPANIES AND RELATED COMPANIES AND CAMBA/CAMBA HOUSING VENTURES CELEBRATE GROUNDBREAKING OF FIRST PHASE OF NEW GREEN AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN THE SPRING CREEK SECTION OF BROOKLYN
Thursday, June 2, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, HDC PRESIDENT JAHR, AND DDC COMMISSIONER BURNEY JOIN BLUESEA DEVELOPMENT AND HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – NEW YORK CITY TO CUT RIBBON AT NEW AFFORDABLE CO-OP IN THE SOUTH BRONX
Wednesday, June 1, 2011


HPD AND THE JERICHO PROJECT OPEN DOORS TO ‘FORDHAM VILLAGE’ A NEW AFFORDABLE RESIDENCE FOR HOMELESS VETERANS IN THE BRONX
Monday, May 23, 2011


HDC, HPD, THE HUDSON COMPANIES, BOROUGH PRESIDENT MARKOWITZ, AND COUNCILMAN BARRON CELEBRATE GRAND OPENING OF 176 UNITS OF NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN EAST NEW YORK, BROOKLYN
Thursday, May 5, 2011


HPD, HDC, THE URSULINE BEDFORD PARK COMMUNITY, FORDHAM BEDFORD HOUSING CORPORATION, ENTERPRISE, AND CHASE OPEN NEW 243-UNIT, GREEN AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT FOR LOW-AND MODERATE-INCOME SENIORS
Tuesday, May 3, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, SPEAKER QUINN AND HOUSING COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCE AGREEMENT TO IMPROVE LIVING CONDITIONS FOR MORE THAN 1,000 BRONX RESIDENTS
Tuesday, April 26, 2011


COUNCIL MEMBER DILAN, HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA AND HEALTH COMMISSIONER FARLEY ANNOUNCE ACTION BY CITY COUNCIL ON NEW WINDOW GUARD LEGISLATION
Friday, April 8, 2011


DHS, HPD, AND COMMON GROUND OPEN 263-UNIT AFFORDABLE DEVELOPMENT ON LOWER EAST SIDE
Thursday, April 7, 2011


SELFHELP TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW GREEN, AFFORDABLE SENIOR RESIDENCE AND COMMUNITY FACILITY IN FLUSHING
Wednesday, April 6, 2011


SPEAKER QUINN, COUNCIL MEMBER GALE BREWER, DOHMH, AND HPD UNVEIL NEW BED BUG WEBSITE
Wednesday, March 30, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG APPOINTS MATHEW M. WAMBUA AS COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Thursday, March 24, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG APPOINTS MATHEW M. WAMBUA AS COMMISSIONER OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING PRESERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Thursday, March 24, 2011


SPEAKER QUINN, HPD COMMISSIONER CESTERO ANNOUNCE KICK OFF PILOT PROGRAM TO TURN STALLED PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS INTO AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Tuesday, March 22, 2011


CONGRESSWOMAN MALONEY, SPEAKER QUINN, QUEENS BOROUGH PRESIDENT MARSHALL, HPD COMMISSIONER CESTERO JOIN HANAC IN OPENING NEW GREEN, MIXED-USE, AFFORDABLE SENIOR HOUSING
Tuesday, March 8, 2011


HPD AND CPC LAUNCH “NYC Green House” FOR BUILDING OWNERS
Friday, February 18, 2011


HABITAT FOR HUMANITY – NEW YORK CITY LAUNCHES 12 NEW AFFORDABLE CONDOS IN OCEAN HILL-BROWNSVILLE, BROOKLYN
Wednesday, February 16, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG UNVEILS DEVELOPMENT PLAN FOR HUNTER’S POINT SOUTH IN QUEENS – NEW YORK CITY’S LARGEST NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING COMPLEX SINCE THE 1970s
Wednesday, February 9, 2011


STATEMENT OF MAYOR MICHAEL R. BLOOMBERG ON MACARTHUR GRANT TO EXAMINE THE IMPACT OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING ON LOW-INCOME FAMILIES
Monday, February 7, 2011


HPD COMMISSIONER CESTERO ANNOUNCES LIST OF 200 BUILDINGS WITH 3,300 UNITS IN LATEST ROUND OF ALTERNATIVE ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM USING NEW CRITERIA PASSED BY CITY COUNCIL
Thursday, February 3, 2011


HDC, HPD, HUD, ARKER COMPANIES, WELLS FARGO AND FREDDIE MAC CLOSE FINANCING ON 430 AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS IN TWO PROPERTIES ON STATEN ISLAND
Monday, January 24, 2011


STATEMENTS OF MAYOR BLOOMBERG AND HOUSING COMMISSIONER CESTERO ON HIS LEAVING CITY SERVICE FOR PRIVATE SECTOR OPPORTUNITY
Friday, January 21, 2011


HDC, HPD, JACKSON DEVELOPMENT AND PARTNERS HAIL COMPLETION OF NEW AFFORDABLE RENTAL APARTMENTS IN THE BEDFORD PARK/NORWOOD SECTION OF THE BRONX
Friday, January 14, 2011


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, SPEAKER QUINN AND HOUSING COMMISSIONER CESTERO LAUNCH PROACTIVE HOUSING PRESERVATION INITIATIVE
Thursday, January 13, 2011