Brooklyn News Review

NYC will pay to house low-income residents outside the 5 boroughs

The New York City skyline seen through the Throgs Neck Bridge on a clear day.

For the first time, the city will expand its rental voucher program to partially pay rents for people who find housing outside of the five boroughs.

For the first time, the city’s social services agency says it will allow people with CityFHEPS vouchers to find and rent apartments anywhere in New York state. [ more › ]