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Recent / July 2003 - Dec 2003 / Jan-June 2003 / Prior to 2003

Dec 2003 - Feb 2004

Bush Housing Plan Stirs Anxiety Over New York's Share of Aid, by David Chen, NY Times, Feb 20, 2004. NY Times Online

Squeezing the Poor for Votes, NY Times, Feb 18, 2004. NY Times Online.

City Comptroller Warns Of Possible Affordable Housing Shortage, NY1, Feb 18, 2004, NY1 Online

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities: President's Budget Would Slash Major Housing Program by 40 Percent by 2009 - Cut Could Cause Hundreds of Thousands of Families to Lose Housing Assistance or Face Large Rent Hikes

Jul - Dec 2003

(* Articles pertaining to the City Council Legislation and October 29th City Council Hearing)

Heartless law is costing me my apartment: A Mitchell-Lama tenant calls on pols for protection, NY Daily News Viewpoint, Nov 26, 2003

Bit by Bit, Government Eases Its Grip on Rents in New York, New York Times, by David W. Chen, Nov 19, 2003

Editorial: Bloomberg’s plan for housing falls short, Downtown Express, Nov 18-24, 2003

Officials and advocates debate Downtown housing, by Elizabeth O'Brien, Downtown Express, Nov 11-17, 2003

* The Drama Heightens for IPN Tenants, by Ronald Drenger, The Tribeca Trib, November 2003, Reprinted with Permission from The Tribeca Trib Online:
   -- Mayor and City Council Seek Tenant Protections
   -- Landlord and Tenants Face Off Over IPN's Future

* Leaving Mitchell-Lama: Many Paths, All Bumpy, by Nadine Brozan, NY Times, Real Estate section, November 2, 2003

* Mayor, City Council Try To Preserve Middle-Income Housing, NY1 News, October 30, 2003

* Mike offers tradeoffs to landlords, by Joe Mahoney and Lisa L. Colangelo, NY Daily News, October 30, 2003

* Bloomberg and Council Seek More Protections for Tenants, by David W. Chen, NY Times, October 30, 2003

* Tax Cut Is Sought as an Incentive to Homeowners; Push To Extend Mitchell-Lama Rent-Stabilization Protections, by Dina Temple-Raston, The NY Sun, October 30, 2003, pg.2

* Mayor proposes Mitchell-Lama protections, Crain's NY Business, October 30, 2003

* Mike's Plan on Housing One-Ups Giff, by Frankie Edozien, NY Post, October 30, 2003

* Hundreds Rally for Affordable Housing, by Barbara Jarvie, GlobeSt.Com, October 30, 2003

* Proponen proteger a beneficiarios de vivienda, Hoy, October 30, 2003

IPN Tenants In Face Off with Landlord They Fear, by Ronald Drenger - The Tribeca Trib, Oct 2003, Reprinted with Permission from The Tribeca Trib Online.

I.P.N. owner says he is kinder and gentler, by Albert Amateau - Downtown Express, Oct 21-27, 2003

Tenants Shown The Door, by Eric Herman, NY Daily News, October 8, 2003

N.Y. Tenants Feel Squeezed in the Middle -- Near Ground Zero, Housing Complex Seems Twice Cursed By Michael Powell - The Washington Post, September 28, 2003; Page A03

IPN's Fate Rests with Talks and New Bill - IPN Owner Says Tenants Should Fear Not by Ronald Drenger - The Tribeca Trib, Sept 2003

Downtowners air views at neighborhood workshop by Elizabeth O’Brien - The Downtown Express, Aug 12-18, 2003

Zero at Ground Zero, City Leaves Key Tribeca Projected Unprotected Against Speculators by Wayne Barrett - The Village Voice, August 6-12, 2003

IPN Tenants See Hope in New Council Bill by Ronald Drenger - The Tribeca Trib, July/Aug 2003

Delaying Mitchell-Lama hikes - NY Daily News, July 23, 2003

Mitchell-Lama Tenants Backed - Newsday, July 23, 2003

Council proposes new protection for city housing tenants - Newsday, July 23, 2003

Tenant Protection Proposed, Changes take aim at Mitchell-Lama law - Newsday, July 22, 2003

Council says bill would protect middle-income housing - Downtown Express, July 29-Aug 4, 2003

Miller backs Mitchell-Lama protection bill - The Villager, July 23-29, 2003

Jan-June 2003

Battle Looms After City Approves IPN Sale by Ronald Drenger - Reprinted with Permission from The Tribeca Trib Online, June 2003

IPN Tenants Press for Political Support to Block Buyout by Ronald Drenger - Reprinted with Permission from The Tribeca Trib Online, February 2003

West Village Louses The Word -- by Michael Gross, Sunday, February 23, 2003 p. 13 - New York Daily News - http://www.nydailynews.com

When Landlords Decide to Leave Mitchell-Lama - New York Times, January 26, 2003 (If not an online NY Times subscriber, to go http://www.nytimes.com, and go to Real Estate section.)

Neighbors Uniting To Help Each Other, March 17, 2003

Prior to 2003

Tenants of TriBeCa Complex Fear Their Rent Will Skyrocket - New York Times, December 6, 2002

Tenants fight complex buy - New York Daily News - http://www.nydailynews.com Friday, November 15th, 2002

Tenants and Owners Battle Over Defecting From Mitchell-Lama - New York Times, April 29, 2001

Strong Market Tempts Mitchell-Lama Owners To Leave Program - New York Times, August 2, 1998


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