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The ANHD Blog raises the profile of our issues, and educates our member groups, city decision makers, and the general public on our core issue areas. The ANHD Blog offers sharp, timely and effective commentary on key public policy issues, as well as our work and the work of our member groups.

All of our blogs are sorted based on the issues, projects, special tags, and dates they are associated with, and you can use the dropdowns below to filter through our blogs based on these tags. Additionally, you can do a general search through our blog, using the search bar the right. If you can’t find what you are looking for, email comms@anhd.org.

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The ANHD Blog raises the profile of our issues, and educates our member groups, city decision makers, and the general public on our core issue areas. The ANHD Blog offers sharp, timely and effective commentary on key public policy issues, as well as our work and the work of our member groups.

All of our blogs are sorted based on the issues, projects, special tags, and dates they are associated with, and you can use the dropdowns below to filter through our blogs based on these tags. Additionally, you can do a general search through our blog, using the search bar the right. If you can’t find what you are looking for, email comms@anhd.org.

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January 22, 2014
Savanna acquired 141 Willoughby St. in downtown Brooklyn for an undisclosed price.
The definition of speculative investment is buying something based not on what you think you can do with it now, but what you hope you can do with it in the future. Crain’s New York  describes a developer who’s done just that.
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January 22, 2014
A gentrifying block of Franklin Ave. in Brooklyn (Jeanne Noonan for New York Daily News)
In a January 5, 2014 opinion piece in the New York Daily News, ANHD lays out how Mayor de Blasio's affordable housing policy should include Mandatory Inclusionary Zoning and continue with even deeper reforms. While during the Koch years the city's task was to catalyze much needed investment, in the current moment where real estate investment is flowing the City's task is to ensure  long-term and real affordability for the community.
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January 22, 2014
With an annual revenue of over $143 billion, the City is banking much of it with the Boston-based State Street Bank Trust which has no obligation under the Community Reinvestment Act to reinvest in our communities.

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