Region’s Urban Centers Get New Data Tool as Pattern for Progress Releases Housing profiles of 25 Communities in the Hudson Valley

Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress and its Center for Housing Solutions and Urban Initiatives have released a new set of Housing Profiles of the region’s urban areas, offering informative and easy-to-read snapshots of housing conditions and affordability in 25 cities and villages throughout the Hudson Valley.

Covering a range of communities, from larger cities like New […]

2018-12-06T16:48:22+00:00 October 5th, 2018|Categories: Current Issues & Research Agenda, Housing, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

New “Urban Action Agenda” Report by Pattern Evaluates 25 Cities and Village in Hudson Valley

Newburgh – For the second year in a row, Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress has released a major report summarizing the progress of the Urban Action Agenda (UAA) and looking at a dozen key subjects—from infrastructure and transportation to economic development and public health—that impact the […]

Pattern Provides Research and Analysis for Business Council of Westchester’s New Data Exchange Program

On May 8, the Business Council of Westchester officially unveiled the new Data Exchange Portal with research provided by Pattern for Progress. This initiative aims to give businesses, investors, civic groups, governments, and residents in the county access to the most relevant and up to date information about Westchester’s demographics, business climate, housing, education, and […]

2018-12-06T16:48:22+00:00 May 17th, 2018|Categories: Current Issues & Research Agenda, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Region’s Urban Centers Get New Data Tool as Pattern Releases UPDATED Community Profiles of 25 Cities and Villages Across the Hudson Valley

Newburgh – Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress has released a new set of “Community Profiles” of the region’s urban areas, offering informative and easy-to-read snapshots of 25 cities and villages throughout the Hudson Valley.

Covering a range of communities, from larger cities like Yonkers, Kingston, and Poughkeepsie, to smaller villages like Nyack, Monticello, and Highland […]

Speakers Wow Crowd at Pattern’s Annual Housing Forum; Strategies for Affordable Housing Discussed

NEWBURGH — On Thursday, September 14, roughly 150 attendees at Pattern for Progress’ Annual Housing Forum had a chance to hear from some of the leading voices in the field of affordable housing and community development.

Jonathan Rose, the President of the Jonathan Rose Companies and author of “The Well-Tempered City,” kicked off the morning with […]

2018-12-06T16:48:22+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Pattern to Tackle Housing Issues in Urban Centers at Forum on Sept. 14; RUPCO’s Kevin O’Connor to be Honored

NEWBURGH — The Hudson Valley’s urban centers face a range of challenges. Some are seeing a wave of new housing development that is creating new housing units but driving up rents and displacing long-time residents. Others are still struggling to overcome the legacy of years of blight and disinvestment and find new uses for vacant […]

2018-12-06T16:48:22+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Land Use & SEQRA, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Opportunities to Revitalize Urban Areas’ Housing to Impact Growth Planned at Pattern for Progress Forum Sept. 14

NEWBURGH — Hudson Valley Pattern For Progress is bringing together national and local housing experts at a Sept. 14 forum to outline how to increase and improve housing in the valley’s urban areas — an important component in helping revitalize communities and a goal of Pattern’s Urban Action Agenda.

“Housing in Urban Centers: What It All […]

2018-12-06T16:48:22+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Housing, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

New Pattern For Progress Report: Hudson Valley’s Transforming Cities and Urban Areas Are Preparing For Next Wave of Growth

With New York City becoming more expensive, valley rolls out welcome mat;
Pattern’s data-driven analysis provides broad-based yet very local look at region’s evolution

Read the Full Report Here

The Hudson Valley’s cities and urban areas are revitalizing on numerous fronts, setting the stage to attract a […]

2018-12-06T16:48:23+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Categories: Education, Housing, Infrastructure, Press Releases, Urban Issues|

Jonathan Drapkin & Joe Czajka – My view: Gentrification – A delicate balance

Gentrification. For some, it’s a word that suggests progress. For others, concern.

For decades, the Hudson Valley’s urban areas didn’t get the attention they deserved.

In recent years, with an improving economy, more efforts are focused on revitalization. Mayors who want nothing but the best for residents and businesses keep close tabs on it.

While each of Orange […]