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Crisis in Senior Housing Makes Headlines

The growing crisis in affordable senior housing was featured in an important article this week in Politico.

March 1, 2016

Homes and Community Renewal

Senior Housing Symposium in Albany This Thursday

State housing officials, advocates, and senior housing developers and operators will be in Albany this week for a Symposium on Senior Housing, being sponsored by the New York State Association for Affordable Housing (NYSAFAH).

January 25, 2016

Homes and Community Renewal

Proposed NYC Zoning Changes Would Expand Opportunities for Senior Housing Development

CEO of Selfhelp Community Services calls upon City Council and community leaders to support proposed zoning changes, that would open opportunities for senior housing.

December 1, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

Assembly Committees Explore Poverty Among Seniors

Joint public hearing of the Assembly committees on Social Services and Aging seeks ideas to lessen the impact of poverty among seniors.

November 23, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

Housing Cabinet Approves 2016 Budget Priorities

Affordable housing developers are seeking $250 million in captial over five years and $10 million for the Resident Advisor progam. 

October 27, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

HCR Pre-Application Workshops Being Held this Week

NYS Homes and Community Renewal will hold Pre-Application Workshops this week to discuss the capital programs included in the 2015 Unified Funding Round.  

September 8, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

Home Modification Funding Available Through “Access to Home”

NYS Homes and Community Renewal has announced the availability of funds for home modifications for elders through the Access to Home Program. 

August 18, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

HCR Announces Unified Funding Round for 2015

More than $200 million is available for construction and rehabilitation of affordable housing.

August 11, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

HCR to Hold Public Comment Hearings in January

Suggestions sought for including housing programs into the State Annual Action Plan.

January 13, 2015

Homes and Community Renewal

NYS Comptroller Issues Affordable Housing Report

Audit cites delays in resolving tenant complaints as unacceptable.

December 16, 2014
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