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CHPC Hosts 80th Anniversary Luncheon
CHPC hosted its 80th Anniversary Luncheon on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the Marriott Grand Marquis in Times Square. Nearly 1,000 of New York City’s housing industry attended the event to catch up and congratulate this year’s honorees. It was a wonderful event graced with touching speeches and fun anecdotes.
This year’s Roger Starr Award for Public Service went to Carl Weisbrod, who recently stepped down from chairing the NYC City Planning Commission since 2013. Current Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen introduced Weisbrod before …Read more
80th Anniversary Luncheon – Buy tickets today!
When CHPC formed in 1937, its visionary leaders intended to develop a practical program to improve our City’s housing and neighborhoods—especially for low-income families. One of our earliest accomplishments resulted in a State constitutional amendment to allow the State to make loans and municipalities to incur debt to construct and operate low-income housing, a key resource for housing to this day. From fighting for racially and economically integrated housing in the earliest days of public housing, to reshaping the housing stock for our changing population through our ground-breaking Making Room approach, we continue to bring together divergent points of view …Read more
CHPC Hosts 57th Annual LuncheonThe crowd at CHPC’s 57th Annual Luncheon. Image: CHPC
On Wednesday, April 13, 2016, CHPC hosted its 57th Annual Luncheon. The event was a great success, with almost 1,000 members of New York City’s housing industry in attendance at the Marriott Grand Marquis in Times Square.
The event’s honorees were Jeffrey Levine of Douglaston Development; Louise Carroll of the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development; James Rubin, Commissioner of NYS Homes and Community Renewal; and Mariadele Priest on behalf of Capital One Bank.
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57th Annual Luncheon – Buy tickets today!
Please join us and 1,000 of New York’s best and brightest in the housing industry to connect and celebrate, at CHPC’s 57th Annual Luncheon.
Wednesday April 13th
11:30am – 2:00pm
New York Marriott Marquis at Times Square
We will be recognizing the work of some of our City’s most dedicated public servants and colleagues committed to affordable housing across New York City’s neighborhoods.
Impact Award for Housing
Jeffrey E. Levine, Chairman, Douglaston Development
Roger Starr Public Service Award
James Rubin, NYS Commissioner of Homes and Community Renewal
Impact Award for Community Investment
Mariadele Priest, Senior Vice President of Community Investment …
We would like to extend our gratitude to all of the attendees who made our Luncheon yesterday an unprecedented success. We had over 950 in attendance at the New York Marriott Marquis. We would also like to thank our outstanding board members, our generous sponsors, Wells Fargo and Nixon Peabody, and all of our table purchasers. Congratulations to this year’s awardees. A special thank you to our wonderful keynote speaker, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, and presenter and director of New York City Department of City Planning Carl Weisbrod.
You can view all the photographs from the event here.
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2015 Awardee – Nixon Peabody Affordable Housing Group
The affordable housing legal practice at Nixon Peabody can be described as a real estate practice with a legislative or regulatory overview. This means that in addition to being equipped to run a standard real estate practice, the affordable housing group members work with city, state, and federal agencies. “We work with all these moving parts, to make sure they all work together to make the transaction happen,” says Joe Lynch, Office Managing Partner. One thing that makes the Nixon Peabody affordable housing group stand out is that it truly is …Read more