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April 25, 2023
ANHD commends Councilmember Gutiérrez, Councilmember Farias, and the many elected officials who stood together with us today for their commitment to advancing a proactive and comprehensive bill that champions planning for NYC’s industrial sector.
January 10, 2023
Today, Governor Hochul’s 2023 State of the State address announced a “Housing Compact” to create 800,000 housing units statewide over the next decade. While we applaud the Governor’s commitment to tackling New York’s growing housing crisis, her proposed luxury tax breaks and deregulation strategy is severely misguided.
December 8, 2022
ANHD is deeply concerned by Mayor Adams’ Get Stuff Built housing plan announced today. Disappointingly, the Mayor stepped back from one of the key achievements of his April Housing & Homelessness Blueprint - to not set a problematic unit goal.
October 26, 2022
Statement by ANHD's Executive Director, Barika Williams, in response to recent attacks on the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau: Financial industry lawsuit filed Sept 2022 against the CFPB’s actions to combat discrimination and the Oct 2022 ruling by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit claiming that the agency’s funding structure is unconstitutional.
May 12, 2022
If passed, this proposal will be the first major update of the CRA in over 25 years, presenting a historic opportunity for the CRA to meet its intended purpose to address redlining and racial disparities and increase access to banking and capital in LMI and BIPOC communities.
October 21, 2021
ANHD and CATHnyc Applaud the Renewal of the Certificate of No Harassment (CONH) Program
October 5, 2021
ANHD announced US HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge will provide a keynote address and NYS Governor Kathy Hochul will provide the closing address during their 10th Annual 3-Day LIVE conference.
August 11, 2021
The NYC Inclusive Growth Initiative Blueprint outlines recommendations and priorities centered on economic development, workforce development, and affordable housing.
July 27, 2021
ANHD Report Finds Not All Housing Units Are Created Equal
July 23, 2021
ANHD Applauds the Biden Administration for Taking This Step towards Preserving and Strengthening This Key Anti-Redlining Law