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Beds, Books, & Basements



Beds, Books, & Basements is a four-part civic conversation series engaging a select audience in provocative topics, new research, and ideas that will help shape and inform public policy.


Books: highlighting two books: The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation by Natalie Moore and Welcome to You World: How the Built Environment Shapes Our Lives by Sarah Williams Goldhagen

Natalie Moore’s new book, South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation, has provided fresh insight into the impacts of segregation in housing from the perspective of one who grew up in the black …

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CHPC Joins John Jay Panel on Housing and Criminal Justice

CHPC Executive Director relates the basic values of providing housing at a CUNY John Jay panel. Photo: Erin Burns-MaineCHPC Executive Director relates the basic values of providing housing at a CUNY John Jay panel. Photo: Erin Burns-Maine


CHPC was pleased to have Executive Director Jerilyn Perine take part in a conference at CUNY’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice on October 27, 2016. The event, titled Excluded: A Dialogue on Safe, Supportive, and Affordable Housing for People with Justice System Involvement, followed a structure from the needs this population to the problems they face upon reentry to tangible policy solutions.

As the event’s organizers wrote in their introductory notes, “Everyone deserves a safe, stable place to …

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Buy Tickets Today! – A Night at the Museum


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We are sure you have a lot to talk about…

Join us as we offer exclusive access to the incredible exhibitions at the Museum of the City of New York! Be reminded of the wonderful history of New York as a city founded on the strength and value of immigrants at the NY Core exhibition. Take a trip through the evolving history of our Zoning Resolution in the Mastering the Metropolis exhibition.  And celebrate the influence of the LGBT community on the arts and culture of NYC in Gay Gotham.

We look forward to seeing you there!

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CHPC Holds Summer Movie Night

CHPC's Night at the Movies, at Resource FurnitureCHPC’s Night at the Movies, at Resource Furniture

CHPC held its first ever Night at the Movies on Thursday, August 11, 2016. Donald Albrecht, curator of architecture and design at the Museum of the City of New York, joined CHPC Executive Director Jerilyn Perine to discuss the role and relationship of housing to film. Our friends at Resource Furniture hosted the event at their showroom in Midtown Manhattan.

A crowd of roughly 50 gathered at Resource’s lovely space to mingle over wine and movie-theater snacks before the talk began. Albrecht then discussed his two selections of 1930s films: Susan Lenox

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A Summer Night at the Movies! – August 11

Thursday, August 11th at 6:30 pm
Resource Furniture
969 Third Ave
New York, NY 10022
Join us for a fun evening celebrating New York Housing on Film! CHPC Executive Director Jerilyn Perine and special guest, acclaimed museum curator Donald Albrect, will be presenting their favorite movie clips that depict New York City housing in a way that is far more illuminating than any book or report you will read.
The films offer so many insights, which will be discussed by Jerilyn and Donald, both in terms of the many depictions of “home” as well as the tumultuous, diverse and rich …
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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 …

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