Publications

2017

Testimony Before the New York City Council Committee on Recovery and Resiliency: Preserving Affordability in NYC’s Flood Zone

Testimony Before the New York City Council on the Community Restoration Program – February 2017

Annual Report 2015: Stronger Homeowners, Stronger Communities

Testimony before the New York City Council Committee on Finance regarding the tax lien sale – January 2017

2016

Compounding Debt: Race, Affordability, and NYC’s Tax Lien Sale — November 2016

The Impact of Property Flipping on Homeowners and Renters in Small Buildings — May 2016

Testimony before the New York City Council on Finance: Real Property Deed Fraud — January 2016

Testimony before the NYS Senate Finance Committee: Regarding the NYS Executive Budget for Housing — January 2016

2015

Testimony before the NY Assembly Re: Funding for Homeowners in the State Budget – December 2015

Annual Report 2014: Homeowners Make New York, New York

Testimony before the New York City Council: the Economic Impact of the Foreclosure Crisis — April 2015

Testimony before the New York City Community Investment Advisory Board: Community Financial Needs — February 2015

Testimony before the New York City Council: Tax Lien Sale Reform Recommendations — January 2015

 

2014

Testimony before the New York City Council on Community Involvement in Hurricane Sandy Recovery — December 2014

Who Can You Trust? — December 2014

Testimony before the New York City Council Regarding “Housing New York”, the Mayor’s Affordable Housing Plan — November 2014

Rising Tides, Rising Costs: Flood Insurance and New York City’s Affordability Crisis — September 2014

Final Report to Goldman Sachs Gives — April 2014 

Oversight Hearing: Vacant Properties in New York City: How many are there and what is the City doing about them? – March 2014

 

2013

Moving Forward on Housing Finance Reform A Policy Brief from the Center for NYC Neighborhoods — December 2013

Home By Home: Neighborhood Stabilization in New York City — September 2013