2013 Press Releases 

  

 

HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS, HDC PRESIDENT JAHR, GOTHAM ORGANIZATION AND DT SALAZAR INC. ANNOUNCE $278 MILLION FINANCING PLAN FOR NEW MIXED-INCOME RESIDENTIAL TOWER IN DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN CULTURAL DISTRICT

Monday, December 30, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES CITY WILL REACH 160,000 UNITS OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCED UNDER NEW HOUSING MARKETPLACE PLAN BY YEAR’S END – THE LARGEST AFFORDABLE HOUSING PLAN IN THE NATION

Saturday, December 21, 2013

 


HPD, HDC, EXACT CAPITAL, MONADNOCK DEVELOPMENT AND PARTNERS CELEBRATE RETURN OF TENANTS TO FORMERLY BLIGHTED BRYANT AVENUE BUILDINGS

Thursday, December 12, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS, ELECTED OFFICIALS, MONADNOCK DEVELOPMENT AND CLINTON HOUSING ASSOCIATION CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF AFFORDABLE CO-OP UNITS ON THE WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS ANNOUNCES DEVELOPMENT TEAM TO BUILD 1,193 NEW APARTMENTS IN SECOND PHASE OF HUNTER’S POINT SOUTH MEGA PROJECT

Thursday, December 5, 2013

 


HPD, HDC & NYCHA JOIN SKA MARIN AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE RIBBON-CUTTING FOR NEW AFFORDABLE SENIOR HOUSING IN BROOKLYN

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

 


HPD, HDC, NYCHA, CPC RESOURCES, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, LEMLE & WOLFF, THE NEW YORK HOUSING PARTNERSHIP, AND PARTNERS CELEBRATE THE GROUNDBREAKING OF AFFORDABLE FAMILY HOUSING IN THE BRONX

Thursday, November 21, 2013

 


HCR, HPD & OER JOIN THE ACACIA NETWORK, CPC AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE START OF CONSTRUCTION OF 60 NEW AFFORDABLE APARTMENTS FOR SENIORS

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

 


HOUSING AND ELECTED OFFICIALS, HANAC, CHURCH LEADERS, AND ENTERPRISE JOIN NEW TENANTS AT GRAND OPENING OF AFFORDABLE SENIOR RESIDENCE IN ASTORIA

Friday, November 15, 2013

 


HCR, HPD & HDC JOIN DUNN DEVELOPMENT CORP, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, PRATT AREA COMMUNITY COUNCIL AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE RIBBON-CUTTING OF NAVY GREEN’S FIRST DEVELOPMENT PHASE

Thursday, October 31, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, THE BLUESTONE ORGANIZATION, TRIANGLE EQUITIES, ENTERPRISE COMMUNITY PARTNERS, INC., AND AIA NEW YORK CHAPTER ANNOUNCE WINNER OF FAR ROC DESIGN COMPETITION

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

 


HUD, HPD, HDC AND CITY OFFICIALS JOIN FEGS AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE COMPLETION OF EXTENSIVE RENOVATIONS AT TANYA TOWERS ON THE LOWER EAST SIDE OF MANHATTAN

Thursday, October 17, 2013

 


HCR & HPD JOIN COMMON GROUND, JP MORGAN CHASE AND PARTNERS TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN THE BRONX FOR SENIORS

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

 


WARRANT OF ARREST ISSUED FOR BRONX LANDLORD WHO FAILED TO FIX HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS IN ONE OF THE CITY’S MOST DISTRESSED BUILDINGS

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES DEVELOPER CHOSEN TO BUILD AFFORDABLE HOUSING, RETAIL AND CULTURAL SPACE IN DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN CULTURAL DISTRICT

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS ANNOUNCES BEGINNING OF 2013/2014 "HEAT SEASON" AND REMINDS LANDLORDS OF LEGAL OBLIGATION TO PROVIDE HEAT AND HOT WATER TO TENANTS

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER VISNAUSKAS, DJ KOOL HERC, BRONX BOROUGH PRESIDENT DIAZ, WORKFORCE HOUSING ADVISORS, AND CPC CELEBRATE RETURN OF TENANTS TO 1520 SEDGWICK AVENUE – THE BIRTHPLACE OF HIP HOP

Friday, September 27, 2013

 


HPD & HRA JOIN CPCR, CPC, CATHOLIC CHARITIES, AND THE RICHMAN GROUP TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF NEW, ENERGY-EFFICIENT AFFORDABLE HOUSING APARTMENTS IN BROOKLYN

Thursday, September 26, 2013

 


HDC JOINS THE ARKER COMPANIES, HUD & PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE PRESERVATION OF OCEANVIEW, OCEANSIDE AND HEYSON GARDENS APARTMENTS

Monday, September 23, 2013

 


HPD, STATE OFFICIALS AND COMUNILIFE CELEBRATE THE GROUNDBREAKING FOR EL RIO RESIDENCES IN THE BRONX

Thursday, September 19, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG, CITY, STATE, FEDERAL HOUSING AGENCIES ANNOUNCE $732 MILLION INVESTMENT TO MODERNIZE AND PRESERVE NEW YORK CITY’S PUBLIC HOUSING

Thursday, September 19, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG UNVEILS PLANS FOR MAJOR MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT IN LONG-VACANT SEWARD PARK AREA ON LOWER EAST SIDE

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

 


HPD, AAFE AND TENANTS OF 244 ELIZABETH STREET CELEBRATE START OF $3.9 MILLION GUT REHAB OF PROPERTY BEING CONVERTED TO AFFORDABLE LOW-INCOME CO-OP

Monday, September 16, 2013

 


HPD, ACACIA NETWORK AND PARTNERS CELEBRATE OPENING OF NEW SUPPORTIVE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN THE BRONX

Thursday, September 12, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES BUILDING OPPORTUNITY: AN INITIATIVE TO EXPAND OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINORITY- AND WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSES

Thursday, August 29, 2013

 


RUTHANNE VISNAUSKAS TO SUCCEED MATHEW M. WAMBUA AS HPD COMMISSIONER
Wednesday, August 21, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, HDC PRESIDENT JAHR AND COUNCIL SPEAKER QUINN ANNOUNCE OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF CITY’S NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING LOTTERY WEBSITE

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

 


CITY ANNOUNCES MORE THAN $3 MILLION IN GRANTS FROM PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS TO AID IN NEW YORK’S LONG-TERM STORM RECOVERY EFFORTS

Thursday, August 15, 2013

 


HUD & HPD JOIN CPCA, RBSCC AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE START OF CONSTRUCTION ON THE CORETTA SCOTT-KING SENIOR HOUSES

Thursday, August 15, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA AND DIRECTOR OF HOUSING RECOVERY GAIR ANNOUNCE DEVELOPMENT TEAMS TO HELP REBUILD HOMES DESTROYED BY HURRICANE SANDY AS PART OF THE NYC BUILD IT BACK PROGRAM

Monday, August 12, 2013

 


CHINATOWN COMMUNITY, AAFE, HPD, SPEAKER SILVER, SENATOR SQUADRON, COUNCILMEMBER CHIN CELEBRATE RETURN OF TENANTS TO 289 GRAND STREET

Thursday, July 18, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, THE BLUESTONE ORGANIZATION, TRIANGLE EQUITIES, ENTERPRISE COMMUNITY PARTNERS, AND AIA NEW YORK SELECT FINALISTS FOR FAR ROC DESIGN COMPETITION

Thursday, July 18, 2013

 


APPLICATIONS NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE PARK CLINTON, A NEW AFFORDABLE MIXED-INCOME CO-OP

Thursday, July 11, 2013

 


CENTER FOR NEW YORK CITY NEIGHBORHOODS ANNOUNCES 100 HOMES SAVED FROM FORECLOSURE BY CITY’S INNOVATIVE LOAN PROGRAM

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

 


ARREST WARRANT ISSUED FOR BRONX LANDLORD WHO FAILED TO FIX HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS IN ONE OF THE CITY’S MOST DISTRESSED BUILDINGS

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS IN 7 AFFORDABLE DEVELOPMENTS IN THE BEDFORD STUYVESANT, BROWNSVILLE, AND EAST NEW YORK SECTIONS OF BROOKLYN

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT CYPRESS VILLAGE, A NEW DEVELOPMENT WITH AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

 


HPD, HDC, SPEAKER QUINN, WORKFORCE HOUSING, MORGAN STANLEY, JP MORGAN CHASE AND PARTNERS ANNOUNCE $28.6 MILLION DEAL TO REHAB FOUR TROUBLED BRONX BUILDINGS

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA CONTINUES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT BETHANY PLACE, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA CONTINUES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT HARLEM RIVER POINT SOUTH, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

 


HPD OFFERS TWO SMALL COMMERCIAL OFFICE BUILDINGS FOR SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC

Monday, June 10, 2013

 


HPD, NYCHA, AND HHC ANNOUNCE NEW INITIATIVE TO HELP KEEP CITY’S PROMISE TO DOUBLE SUPPORTIVE HOUSING PRODUCTION

Thursday, June 6, 2013

 


HPD & HDC JOIN BARRIER FREE LIVING AND ALEMBIC TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW SUPPORTIVE HOUSING IN THE BRONX

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

 


HUD, HPD, HDC & NYCHA JOIN MET COUNCIL AND ARKER COMPANINES TO CELEBRATE THE GROUNDBREAKING OF A NEW SENIOR HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN THE BRONX

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES DEVELOPMENT TEAM CHOSEN TO BUILD NEW MIXED-USE AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN WILLIAMSBURG

Wednesday, May 22, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA REMINDS RESIDENTIAL BUILDING OWNERS OF CHANGES TO ANNUAL DEADLINE FOR REGISTERING PROPERTIES WITH THE CITY

Monday, May 20, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT CAMBA GARDENS, A NEW SUPPORTIVE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Thursday, May 16, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PROGRAM TO HELP REBUILD HOMES DESTROYED BY HURRICANE SANDY

Monday, May 13, 2013

 


HPD JOINS PROVIDENCE HOUSE AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING FOR THE D'ADDARIO RESIDENCE

Friday, May 10, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT 50 NORTH FIFTH STREET, A NEW DEVELOPMENT WITH AFFORDABLE HOUSING

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

 


HCR, HPD, HDC, THE HUDSON COMPANIES AND CAMBA HOUSING VENTURES CELEBRATE GROUNDBREAKING OF PHASE II OF NEW GREEN AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN THE SPRING CREEK SECTION OF BROOKLYN

Thursday, May 2, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES SECOND PHASE OF MASSIVE HUNTER’S POINT SOUTH AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT ON QUEENS WATERFRONT

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT HARLEM RIVER POINT NORTH, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Monday, April 29, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA, L+M DEVELOPMENT PARTNERS, THE BLUESTONE ORGANIZATION, TRIANGLE EQUITIES, ENTERPRISE COMMUNITY PARTNERS, AND AIA NEW YORK LAUNCH DESIGN COMPETITION TO EXPLORE RESILIENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN WATERFRONT AREAS

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT ST. NICHOLAS PARK APARTMENTS, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Thursday, April 4, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES NEW MIXED-USE AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT COMING TO MELROSE/HUB SECTION OF THE BRONX

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA CONTINUES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT EAST CLARKE PLACE COURT, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

 


HPD, WORKFORCE HOUSING, BANANA KELLY, MONADNOCK CONSTRUCTION CELEBRATE REHAB OF FIVE FORMERLY DISTRESSED BRONX BUILDINGS

Thursday, March 21, 2013

 


WORKFORCE HOUSING ADVISORS, HPD, CPC, SPEAKER QUINN, UHAB AND NEW YORK COMMUNITY BANK ANNOUNCE BEGINNING OF GUT REHAB FOR TROUBLED SOUTH BRONX BUILDINGS

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

 


HPD JOINS HARLEM CONGREGATIONS FOR COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF 208, 236, AND 252 WEST 149TH STREET BUILDINGS IN HARLEM

Friday, March 8, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG JOINS PHIPPS HOUSES, RELATED COMPANIES AND MONADNOCK CONSTRUCTION TO BREAK GROUND ON FIRST TWO RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS AT HUNTER'S POINT SOUTH

Monday, March 4, 2013

 


HPD & CPC JOIN BRIDGE STREET DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION AND PARTNERS TO CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF NOEL POINTER APARTMENTS IN BROOKLYN

Thursday, February 28, 2013

 


NEW YORK CITY AND STATE OFFICIALS JOIN BLUE SEA DEVELOPMENT TO CELEBRATE THE OPENING OF A NEW HEALTHY AND ENERGY-EFFICIENT AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT IN THE BRONX

Thursday, February 21, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES PREFERENCE FOR DISPLACED SANDY VICTIMS AT CONEY ISLAND COMMONS, A NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

 


NYCHA, HPD, HDC, AND DOE JOIN HARLEM RBI, JONATHAN ROSE COMPANIES, DREAM CHARTER SCHOOL, AND NY YANKEE MARK TEIXEIRA TO BREAK GROUND ON MIXED-USE DEVELOPMENT IN EAST HARLEM

Thursday, February 7, 2013


MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES CITY'S PLANS FOR NEW HURRICANE SANDY RECOVERY INITIATIVES TO BE FUNDED WITH 1.8 BILLION IN FEDERAL GRANTS

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

 


HPD COMMISSIONER WAMBUA ANNOUNCES LIST OF 200 BUILDINGS WITH 2,552 UNITS IN LATEST ROUND OF ALTERNATIVE ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM

Friday, February 1, 2013

 


BRONX TENANTS SAY GOODBYE TO ONE OF NYC’S WORST LANDLORDS WITH SALE OF BUILDINGS TO NEW OWNER

Thursday, January 24, 2013

 


MAYOR BLOOMBERG ANNOUNCES WINER OF ADAPT NYC COMPETITION TO DEVELOP INNOVATIVE MICRO-UNIT APARTMENT HOUSING MODEL

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

 


NYCHA, HPD ANNOUNCE DEVELOPER FOR PROSPECT PLAZA
Wednesday, January 16, 2013

 


NYCEDC AND HPD ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS TO DEVELOP 1.65 MILLION SQUARE FEET OF MIXED-USE REAL ESTATE ON MANHATTAN'S LOWER EAST SIDE
Wednesday, January 9, 2013

 


THE BLUESTONE ORGANIZATION, NEW YORK CITY REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK STATE AND GOLDMAN SACHS ANNOUNCE THE START OF CONSTRUCTION ON 161ST STREET APARTMENTS IN JAMAICA, QUEENS
Tuesday, January 8, 2013