Rent Subsidy

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NYC To Cancel Rent-Subsidy Program; Thousands Of Families Could Flood Shelter System

The city announced its decision to cancel the Advantage rent-subsidy program in March after it lost state and federal funding.

02/03/2012

A homeless man walks down the street in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Homelessness On The Rise In NYC

The number of people in New York City’s homeless shelters exceeded 40,000 last week for the first time.

11/09/2011