New lawsuit demands rent refunds for NYCHA tenants left without heat, hot water

A new lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court Thursday demanded NYCHA provide rent refunds for the 300,000 tenants who were without heat or hot water at some point last winter.

NYCHA roofs repaired at 65 developments

The New York City Housing Authority recently announced that roofs have been completely replaced at 65 public housing buildings.

NYCHA head steps down amid swirling controversy

After four years on the job and a recent wave of scrutiny, New York City Housing Authority Chairwoman Shola Olatoye announced her resignation this week. News broke Monday night that Olatoye would be stepping down. The official announcement was made ...

Head of NYCHA steps down, says agency has ‘failed’ in some ways

New York City's embattled public housing chief says she is leaving an agency that faces "real struggles."

Embattled NYCHA head steps down after state of emergency declared at housing authority

The head of the New York City Housing Authority, a woman who’s faced increased criticism in recent months over conditions in NYCHA homes, is stepping down.

Cuomo officially declares state of emergency for NYCHA, vows swift improvement

With the stroke of a pen, Gov. Andrew Cuomo equated NYCHA’s urgency with Hurricane Sandy or a major snowstorm Monday as he officially declared public housing in New York City in a state of emergency.

Angry NYCHA Tenants rally, pray for public housing fixes and funding

Public housing tenants fed up with conditions inside their homes rallied and marched during Holy Week just across from City hall.

NYCHA tenant leaders asks: Where’s the money?

As Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes major announcements that he is proposing $550 million in funding for the New York City Housing Authority in the state budget, tenants continue to suffer.

Gov. Cuomo pledges another $250 million for NYCHA

In another visit to NYCHA housing, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces he’s tacking on an additional $250 million proposed investment for inclusion in the state budget to support public housing.

Free real estate and wealth-building forum at the Sheraton

Free real estate and wealth-building forum at the Sheraton

Gov. Cuomo visits NYCHA while Mayor de Blasio is out of town

Gov. Cuomo is now stepping into the ongoing saga of issues facing NYCHA and calling on the state health department to investigate health and safety condition in public housing in the city.

NYCHA Chair pens open letter to residents

NYCHA Chair and CEO Shola Olatoye sent an open letter to residents on Friday marking her four-year anniversary since taking the the job.

New Yorkers ‘lose hope’ while applying again and again for city’s affordable housing lottery

The city’s affordable housing lottery was set up to assist city residents, but applying for the lottery takes time and patience.

‘Worse’ than Flint: Lawmakers demand probe of NYCHA lead paint issues

A bombshell report released Monday depicts the lead problem inside New York City Housing Authority apartments as far worse than once thought.

'Making Rent Count' pilot program to help New Yorkers boost credit score

Comptroller Scott Stringer in partnership with the Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association announced a new pilot program, Making Rent Count.