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Private Activity Bond Panel

Yesterday morning’s breakfast panel on Private Activity Bonds (PABs) in New York was a great success. Over 50 professionals from the housing and finance sectors came together to hear more about our report, Pump Up the Volume: Recommendations to Improve the Allocation of Private Activity Bonds to Better Support Housing in New York State.

 

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The CHPC study is the first to examine how PABs are used in New York State, thanks to data provided by government agencies and to public records on bond issues. The study highlights the importance of PABs for housing development despite a bond allocation process …

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2015 Annual Luncheon

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Please join us and 1,000 of New York’s best and brightest in the housing industry as we come together to celebrate the first year of Mayor de Blasio’s historic Housing New York: A Five Borough, Ten Year Plan at CHPC’s 56th Annual Luncheon.

Wednesday April 29th
11.30am-2pm
New York Marriott Marquis

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.

Special Remarks
Hon. Bill de Blasio
Mayor of the City of New York

Impact Award for Housing
Nixon Peabody Affordable Housing Group

Impact

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Breakfast Panel: Private Activity Bonds in New York

 

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Please join us the morning of Wednesday, March 18th for a breakfast panel discussion on the allocation and use of tax-exempt private activity bonds for housing, following our Pump Up the Volume report.

To register for the event, please RSVP here.

Panel Members:

Richard Gerwitz, Citibank

Marvin Markus, Goldman Sachs

Joan Tally, Morgan Stanley

Panel Moderator:

Richard Roberts, Red Stone Equity Partners

 

See the full report here.

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2015 Annual Luncheon

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CHPC Visits MyMicro Units In Production At Capsys

NeilDanielSarah at CapsysCHPC touring the Capsys production line

On Thursday, January 29, 2015, CHPC visited the Capsys production site in the Brooklyn Navy Yard to see what’s currently rolling down the line–unit modules for the MyMicroNY apartment building that will go up in Manhattan this year!

We were joined by a cohort of graduate students from the Georgia Institute of Technology School of Architecture, led by Professor Michael Gamble. Gamble’s students are participating in a three-year initiative that synthesizes efficiency and innovative design.

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Capsys specializes in modular building of various …

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Making Room Virtual Tour

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MAKING ROOM: A VIRTUAL TOUR

The "LaunchPad" centerpiece of the Making Room exhibitionThe “LaunchPad” centerpiece of the Making Room exhibition

From January to September 2013, CHPC’s Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers exhibition ran at the Museum of the City of New York, and was an unprecedented success. The exhibition covered all aspects of our Making Room initiative to date.

We were completely overwhelmed by the visitor numbers to the exhibition. The opening reception was attended by over 1,000 industry guests—more visitors than for any other exhibition opening event in MCNY history. The first Saturday of the opening week saw a 27.6% increase in attendance …

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