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Whistleblower files lawsuit against NYCHA alleging retaliation
September 13, 2018 04:00PM
A former regional asset manager at the New York City Housing Authority is suing the agency and his former supervisor, alleging that he was...
NYCHA’s deal with Fetner Properties for market-rate housing still hasn’t closed — two years later
September 13, 2018 12:30PM
In 2016, the New York City Housing Authority announced plans for an Upper East Side residential project that would help pay for desperately-needed repairs....
Judge greenlights NYCHA’s racism lawsuit
September 12, 2018 10:30AM
A federal judge has refused to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a New York City Housing Authority employee who alleges she faced a turbulent...
Study finds chemical-infested air in Brownsville NYCHA apartments
September 10, 2018 12:30PM
Mere weeks after news broke that 1,100 children in NYCHA developments were poisoned by lead in recent years, the housing agency is facing new...
De Blasio defends NYCHA after it is accused of violating federal safety protocol
September 05, 2018 09:45AM
Federal prosecutors have accused the New York City Housing Authority of failing to meet federal safety protocol and fix its public housing buildings, including...
Cuomo and Nixon spar over housing during Wednesday night debate
August 30, 2018 09:30AM
The first — and only — debate between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Cynthia Nixon before next month’s gubernatorial primary briefly touched on the issue...
They allegedly had orgies and ragers. Now NYCHA has suspended a pair of supervisors
August 29, 2018 04:20PM
A pair of NYCHA staff members have been suspended from the Throggs Neck Houses as part of an investigation into sex parties and alcohol consumption...
De Blasio considering shift toward 100% market-rate development on NYCHA land
August 08, 2018 06:00PM
Mayor Bill de Blasio is considering a shift in his administration’s housing policy toward 100-percent market-rate buildings on unused land owned by the cash-strapped...
Here’s how a federal program could help revamp public housing
August 02, 2018 12:02PM
A federal program could help transform public housing in New York City. The U.S. Housing and Urban Development’s Rental Assistance Demonstration program (also known...
NYCHA told feds about less than half of elevated blood lead levels
July 18, 2018 10:00AM
NYCHA has reported less than half of the elevated blood lead level cases in its buildings to the feds over the past 12 months....
NYCHA’s out more than $55M with nearly 17K tenants behind on rent
July 15, 2018 03:37PM
New York’s public housing authority is out of pocket $55.3 million in tenant rent as some residents withhold payment in protest of poor living...
De Blasio says up to 130K NYCHA apartments could have lead paint issue
July 10, 2018 10:00AM
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday announced that the city will inspect 130,000 public housing apartments for lead paint — more than double the...
NYCHA needs $32B over the next five years for repairs: study
July 02, 2018 08:30AM
The New York City Housing Authority needs $31.8 billion over the next five years to keep up with a laundry list of repairs. But...
City taps private investors to renovate thousands of NYCHA units
June 26, 2018 09:30AM
Under an estimated $400 million project, thousands of city-owned apartments will be renovated by private investors through a federally administered program, Mayor Bill de...
Public housing is better off under private management: study
June 17, 2018 05:43PM
Developers who managed six public housing buildings put residents’ fears to rest about how private management would treat them, according to a report to...
Investigators seize NYCHA records in criminal probe of agency
June 15, 2018 09:01AM
Investigators from the city and federal government seized records from the New York City Housing Authority on Wednesday, part of a criminal probe into...
Federal authorities: NYCHA cheated federal inspections for lead, mold, rodents
June 11, 2018 04:30PM
Public housing officials didn’t just lie about toxic lead paint exposure — they also “systematically deceived” federal inspectors to hide widespread mold, rodent infestations,...
City reaches $2B agreement with feds over NYCHA problems
June 11, 2018 08:35AM
New York City agreed to spend more than $2 billion over a decade to settle a federal investigation into health and safety issues at...
Feds to NYC: Shell out at least $1B to fix public housing
May 31, 2018 08:25AM
Federal prosecutors are set to order New York City to fork out at least $1 billion to fix thousands of deteriorating public housing units...
Shola Olatoye to step down as NYCHA chair
April 10, 2018 11:00AM
New York City Housing Authority chairwoman Shola Olatoye’s rocky tenure leading the city’s long-troubled public housing system is coming to an end. Olatoye and...
Six Sigma faces allegations of financial mismanagement at West Chelsea site
Chinese developer lands $137M refi for world’s tallest Holiday Inn
Spaces inks lease for another big Manhattan co-working spot
Ironstate-led group lands $100M+ condo inventory loan in Murray Hill
Hurricane Florence damage toll could include nearly $1.5B of mortgages
August 2018 issue
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