Press Releases

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HPD Announces Start of the 2019-2020 "Heat Season" in NYC
Tuesday, October 1, 2019


City, State, and Elected Officials Joined Breaking Ground and Project Partners to Celebrate the Groundbreaking of a New Passive House Supportive Senior Residence in the South Bronx
Tuesday, September 10, 2019


City and Partners Announce First Round of Acquisitions for Neighborhood Pillars Program
Thursday, August 22, 2019


De Blasio Administration Makes it Easier to Qualify for Affordable Housing
Wednesday, August 21, 2019


HPD Seeks Proposals to Develop Two City-Owned Sites in East Harlem
Thursday, August 8, 2019


City and Elected Officials Join Foxy Management, Hebrew Home at Riverdale, Alembic Community Development and Project Partners to Celebrate the Completion of Affordable Senior Housing at 1880 Boston Road
August 5, 2019


City Finances Record Number of Affordable Housing for New York City's Most Vulnerable Populations
July 30, 2019


Big Ideas Small Lots to Open at the Center for Architecture in NYC August 1 - November 2, 2019
Wednesday, July 24, 2019


The City and Development Partners Announce Deal to Develop Phase One of the Peninsula, a 100 Percent Affordable Mixed-Use Development in the Bronx
Tuesday, July 16, 2019


De Blasio Administration Opposes Federal Proposal That Would Force 5,000 NYC Children From Their Homes
Tuesday, July 9, 2019


Last Remaining Tenants in Long-Neglected Bushwick Building Fight for a Court-Appointed Administrator After Years of Abandonment and Neglect
Friday, June 28, 2019


The City, L+M Development Partners, Jonathan Rose Companies & Acacia Network Strike Deal to Build First Phase of Sendero Verde, a 100 Percent Affordable Sustainable Development in East Harlem
Thursday, June 27, 2019


HPD Announces a Collaboration with the Center for NYC Neighborhoods to Administer New Home Repair Program
Thursday, June 27, 2019


City Launches Working Group to Review and Modernize the Third Property Transfer Program
Thursday, June 13, 2019


City Officials, Local Elected Officials, and Community Stakeholders Celebrate the Completion of Crossroads Plaza in the Bronx
Monday, June 3, 2019


City Officials and Partners Welcome Home New Tenants at Grand Opening of Environmentally Friendly Affordable Senior Residence in Corona, Queens
Wednesday, May 29, 2019


HPD, HCR, and Partners Announce Opening of $70.5 Million Affordable and Supportive Housing Development in the Bronx
Tuesday, May 22, 2019


City and State Officials Celebrate Opening of $117.7 Million Affordable Housing Development for Seniors in the Bronx
Monday, May 21, 2019


City Officials, Local Elected Officials, and Community Stakeholders Break Gound on Caton Flats in Flatbush, Brooklyn
Wednesday, May 15, 2019


City and State Officials Celebrate Opening of $47 Million Affordable and Supportive Housing Development in the Bronx
Tuesday, May 14, 2019


City Selects Five Finalists in Competition to Design NYC's Most Challenging Sites
Tuesday, May 14, 2019


HPD and HDC Join Property Resources Corporation and Camber Property Group to Celebrate Opening of 200-Unit Affordable Housing Complex in South Bronx
Friday, May 10, 2019


Mayor de Blasio Appoints Louise Carroll as Commissioner of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development
Thursday, May 2, 2019


City and State Join Development Partners to Open $31 Million Mixed-Use Development in Brooklyn
Tuesday, April 30, 2019


City Joins CPC, Xenolith Partners and DP Group General Contractors to Break Ground on Deeply Affordable Housing in the Bronx
Monday, April 29, 2018


City Officials, Local Elected Officials, and Community Stakeholders Break Ground on Mixed-Use Development in East Harlem
Thursday, April 25, 2019


Development Partners Celebrate a Housewarming for Veterans, Formerly Homeless and Low-Income Individuals and Families in a New Affordable Building in the Bronx
Tuesday, April 16, 2019


Cardinal Timothy Dolan Joins NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray City and State Officials to Open St. Augustine Terrace in the Bronx
Monday, April 8, 2019


TF Cornerstone, SelfHelp Community Services, HPD, and HDC Break Ground on New Affordable Housing at Hunters Point South
Friday, April 5, 2019


Communilife Opens New 89-Unit Supportive and Affordable Housing Facility in Brooklyn
Wednesday, April 3, 2019


HPD and HDC Announce Deeply Affordable Development Plans for Broadway Triangle in Brooklyn
Tuesday, March 19, 2019


Attorney General James, HCR, and HPD Intervene in Federal Court to Stop Eviction of NYC Rent-Stabilized Tenants
Wednesday, March 13, 2019


City Selects Community Organizations to Lead the Partners in Preservation Pilot Program
Tuesday, March 12, 2019


HPD and NYCHA Announce Development Teams for 100% Senior Affordable Housing in the Bronx and Brooklyn
Monday, March 11, 2019


City Launches New Down Payment Assistance Fund to Speed the Production of Supportive and Affordable Housing across NYC
Friday, March 8, 2019


City and Partners Demolish Underutilized Shopping Center to Make Way for Affordable Housing
Wednesday, March 6, 2019


Mayor de Blasio Signs Legislation to Launch Basement Apartment Conversion Pilot Program
Monday, March 4, 2019


Radson Development, Bronx BP Diaz, NYC HPD and HDC Celebrate the Opening of MLK Plaza with a Ribbon Cutting
Monday, March 4, 2019


City Announces Plans to Build Over 160 Units of Modular Housing in East New York
Monday, March 4, 2019


HPD Announces Start of Construction on $91 Million Affordable and Supportive Housing Development for Seniors in the Bronx
Friday, March 1, 2019


HDC and HPD Join Camber Property Group and Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc to Break Ground on Victory Plaza, a $65 Million New 100% Affordable Senior Building in Harlem
Wednesday, February 27, 2019


Deputy Mayor Glen, Commissioner Torres-Springer Announce Grand Opening of Affordable Rental Apartments at 15 Bridge Park in Brooklyn with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Tuesday, February 26, 2019


City Officials Join AAFE, HANAC and Monadnock Development to Celebrate Completion of New 231-Unit Multifamily Affordable Housing Development in Queens
Thursday, February 21, 2019


HDC and HPD Join Omni New York to Celebrate the Completion of a New 154-Unit Affordable Housing Passive House Development in the Bronx
Thursday, February 14, 2019


City Announces Plans to Build More than 250 Affordable Homes in Midtown Manhattan
Wednesday, February 13, 2019


HDC and HPD Join Project Partners to Unveil 380 New Affordable Homes in Jamaica, Queens
Tuesday, February 12, 2019


The City, Fifth Avenue Committee, and Brooklyn Public Library Break Ground on Innovative New Library with Affordable Housing Above in Sunset Park
Wednesday, February 6, 2019


HPD Announces Enforcement Action Against 250 Troubled NYC Buildings
Tuesday, February 5, 2019


HPD Partners with American Institute of Architects New York to Unlock Vacant Lots through Innovative Design
Monday, February 4, 2019


Mayor de Blasio Announces Maria Torres-Springer Stepping Down as Commissioner of the Department of Housing Preservation and Development
Friday, February 1, 2019


De Blasio Administration Financed More Than 34,000 Affordable Homes in 2018 - A New Record
Wednesday, January 16, 2019