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This edition: The Need for Affordable Housing in the Region

Episode Details

Original tape date: June 6, 2017.

First aired: October 15, 2017.

New York is a real leader in promoting affordable housing, yet 87,000 people are applying for 150 units. Developers and bank representative discuss issues faced by developers: zoning, available land, community concerns and by hopeful tenants: means tests, access to cumbersome applications.

Panelists: Adam Weinstein, President & CEO, Phipps Houses; Brenda E. Rosen, President & CEO, Breaking Ground; Laura Bailey, Managing VP-Community Development Finance, Capital One; Alexa Sewell, President, Settlement Housing Fund.

Guest List

Laura Bailey Managing VP-Community Development Finance, Capital One Bank

Brenda E. Rosen President & CEO, Breaking Ground

Alexa Sewell President, Settlement Housing Fund

Adam Weinstein President & CEO, Phipps Houses