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Jersey City Opens Public Housing Waitlist for This Week Only

If you are looking for affordable housing in Jersey City, you have one week to join the Housing Authority’s waiting list.
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Court Rules Four Hoboken Developments Must Provide Affordable Housing

The decision caps an eight-year legal battle and will create 56 affordable housing units within four Hoboken properties.
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Town of Harrison Looks to Buy Five Properties to Develop ‘100% Affordable Housing’

Harrison’s town government wants to bring “100% affordable housing” to five properties on Harrison Avenue.
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Community Responds to Massive Bates Street Proposal in Jersey City

Two community associations have penned a letter opposing the 2,360-unit plan, while two other groups support the proposal due to affordable housing and public benefits that are included.
Jersey City Inclusionary Housing Ordinance

Lawsuit Says Jersey City’s ‘Deeply Flawed’ Inclusionary Zoning Should Go

The Fair Share Housing Center is asking the courts to throw out legislation that the City Council approved this summer, arguing that it was enacted illegally and “gives a pass to politically connected developers.”
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Neighborhood Group Looks to Increase Journal Square’s Inclusionary Zoning

The Journal Square Community Association is pitching a plan to the city council that would require developers to set aside 20% of their units as affordable housing on projects over 30 units.
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Affordable Housing Conversion Planned for Abandoned McGinley Square Building

A longtime neighborhood eyesore, this Storms Avenue building, owned by former NBA player Terry Dehere, is now seeing plans for revitalization.
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HUD Awards More than $19M to Hudson County to Preserve Public Housing

HUD awarded more than $85 million to the Garden State for public housing improvements and more than $19 million will be distributed in Hudson County with Jersey City and Hoboken receiving the largest sums.
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Proposal for 75-Unit ‘Inclusionary’ Development Under Consideration in Clark

A Clark property that has sat vacant since a supermarket closed 15 years ago might become the site of a 75-unit development.
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Jersey City Launches First-Time Homeowner Assistance Program

The Golden Neighborhood Homeownership Program, which aims to help low- and moderate-income residents with down payment and closing cost aid, is accepting applications through the end of October.