NYC’s Opportunity Zones

NYC’s Opportunity Zones

CHPC created an interactive map of NYC’s Opportunity Zones and conducted analysis to understand which types of housing stock are located within them. What are Opportunity Zones? Opportunity Zones are a federal community development program meant to encourage...

Short-Term Rentals

An analysis of how government should adapt to a housing market that includes the fast-growing use of short-term rental platforms Over the last decade, short-term rentals have boomed across the globe due to the accessibility and ease of online booking platforms such as...

Life of a Building

CHPC is proud to present “Life of a Building”, an online educational game showing the challenges of keeping a rental building in good financial and physical health. Play the game and see if you can make it to 15 years! A NOTE ABOUT THE STORY-TELLING...
Inside the Rent

Inside the Rent

Explore the research behind the interactive game: Inside the Rent explains the costs and role of government in building new rental housing in New York City. The Inside the Rent model is built upon a simplified development and first-year operating budget and relies on...

Real Estate Tax Incentives

Industry interviews, panel debates, and reports from CHPC add to the discussion over using tax incentives to address New York City’s housing needs   The City of New York has been a forceful innovator in its use of real estate tax incentives to both encourage the...