Policy & Advocacy

HF! Policy Briefs

HF! Development Streamlining & Efficiencies Working Group Recommendations: HPD Focus 9 25 14

HF! Preservation & Sustainability Working Group Recommendations 9 25 14

HF! Homeless, Special Needs & Senior Housing Working Group Recommendations 9 5 2014

HF! State Advocacy Working Group Recommendations 8 22 14

HF! Development Streamlining & Efficiencies Working Group Recommendations: Interagency Focus 8.7.14

HF! Affordable Housing Efficiencies 3 19 2014

HF! Affordable Housing Brief Mayor de Blasio’s Housing Plan $10 Billion Well-Spent February 2014

HF! Policy Brief Affordable Homeowership 1.29.2014

HF! Policy Brief Deputy Mayor 11 11 13

HF! Policy Brief Ending Homelessness 11.05.2013*

HF! Policy Brief Making 421a Tax Incentives More Efficient 10 31 13

HF! Policy Brief Sandy Housing Recovery & Rebuilding 10.24.2013

HF! 2014 Federal Priorities 1.27.14

*This streamlined policy brief zeros in on the housing-based strategies found in both Housing First! and the United to End Homelessness platforms. UEH, a citywide coalition, has published a comprehensive briefing book on homelessness strategies that the next mayor can employ, from prevention to housing to aftercare.


Policy and Research

NYU Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Bipartisan Policy Commission Report, Housing America’s Future: New Directions for National Policy

NYSAFAH and HR&A Advisors Study: Economic Impact of Affordable Housing on New York State’s Economy

The National Housing Conference

National Housing Trust



Local and National Advocacy Campaigns

The National Housing Trust Fund

United to End Homelessness

A.C.T.I.O.N. Campaign