Emily Goldstein
Director of Organizing and Advocacy



212-747-1117, ext. 14

Emily Goldstein (she/her) is ANHD's Director of Organizing and Advocacy. She oversees ANHD’s campaigns, working with staff, members and allies to win impactful policy reforms while building power across the community development movement. Emily is a lifelong New Yorker and has been organizing for almost 20 years, primarily around tenants’ rights, affordable housing, and land use issues.

Emily Goldstein's News and Content

January 28, 2015
Thursday, January 29th, the New York City Council Housing Committee will hold an oversight hearing on the 421a Developer’s Tax Break. This program gives developers billions of taxpayer dollars to create largely luxury developments across the city. Meanwhile, thousands of affordable rent regulated apartments are being lost, leading to displacement and gentrification of low- and mixed-income neighborhoods.
January 20, 2015
The de Blasio Administration has announced its intentions to rezone 15 neighborhoods over the next several years. These rezonings are essential to the Administration’s efforts to meet its goal of developing 80,000 new units of affordable housing over 10 years (out of the 200,000 total unit plan) and will shape the future of many of our communities.
December 11, 2014
There are three primary mechanisms for financing the building affordable housing in New York City. Each of these mechanisms creates either a financial benefit or financial relief in exchange for the developer creating affordable housing units.
October 30, 2014
Yesterday the City Council approved the long-debated Astoria Cove project, the first major rezoning under the de Blasio administration. The final deal allows the development of a 1,700-unit luxury development, with a total of 27% of those units being affordable.