Formed in 1998, the New York State Association for Affordable Housing (NYSAFAH) is the trade association for New York’s affordable housing industry statewide.
Our 375 members include for-profit and nonprofit developers, lenders, investors, syndicators, attorneys, architects and others active in the financing, construction, and operation of affordable housing. Together, NYSAFAH’s members are responsible for most of the housing built in New York State with federal, state, or local subsidies.
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Legislative Session Update 2016»

The Legislature adjourned the 2016 legislative session in the early morning hours of Saturday, June 18th. The Governor and Legislature reached agreement on several bills such as those that provide: new ethics and campaign finance requirements; opioid prevention and treatment; testing of school drinking water supplies for lead; regulation of on-line fantasy sports; and restaurants and bars with the authority to serve alcohol on Sunday mornings. The results related to affordable housing were mixed - with several accomplishments, but significant work left to do...MORE

  • James Walsh
  • 06-21-2016
NYS HCR Releases Funding Awards»

We are happy to announce the latest funding rounds released on June 2. Congratulations to those that received awards.

  • Elizabeth Rossi
  • 06-02-2016
"Gentrification is not a dirty word"»

"We were pleased to see Greg David suggest that it is time for a more nuanced discussion on neighborhood growth in New York City ("Gentrification is not a dirty word," CrainsNewYork.com). As Mr. David noted, a new NYU Furman Center report found little evidence of low-income displacement in communities classified as gentrifying areas. In fact, the report showed that new mixed-income housing—including affordable and market rate—is a source of neighborhood stabilization." Full story HERE.

  • Jolie Milstein
  • 05-24-2016
Conference &   Events VIEW ALL
Summer Reception for Members & Friends
  • July 13

6:00PM - The Dream Downtown, 355 W. 16th Street, PH-D, NYC. $195 per person (MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS ONLY). Register HERE.
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Day at the Races - Members Only
  • August 10

12:00pm - Saratoga Springs, NY. Contact Elizabeth for registration details.

Upstate NY Affordable Housing Conference
  • September 29

Join us for the 13th annual Upstate NY Conference at The Hyatt Regency, 125 E. Main Street, Rochester, NY. (Preconference reception 9/28 @ 6pm)
NOW TAKING SPONSORSHIPS HERE. Individual registration opens August 9. Email elizabeth@nysafah.org with inquiries.

SAVE THE DATE! Annual Fall Awards for Excellence Reception
  • November 3

Now accepting nominations - details HERE. 

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