New York becomes the first state to join Fair Housing Act lawsuit against HUD

On May 14, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State would be the first state to join a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for failing to enforce the Fair Housing Act, a measure that provides equal housing opport…

Does de Blasio’s housing plan incentivize developers enough?

Mandatory Inclusionary Housing may have passed through the City Council, but in order for his plan to take action, Mayor Bill de Blasio must motivate developers — perhaps with an amended tax exemption …