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New York Land Opportunity Program Workshops

In fall/winter 2016, LISC NYC offered four NYLOP technical assistance workshops in Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx and Manhattan, reaching over 300 participants. These workshops covered: (1) what it takes to develop affordable housing through a joint venture partnership; (2) case study examples of successful joint venture partnerships to develop affordable housing; 3) resources for development and long-term stewardship of affordable housing; and (4) an overview of LISC NYC’s NYLOP technical assistance program.

Presentation Slides

Video Recordings from Previous Workshops

NYLOP Workshop – Panel 1: Affordable Housing Development through a Joint Venture
Speakers on this panel include: LISC NYC Executive Director Sam Marks, LISC NYC Housing Officer Tatiana Peña, Goldstein Hall Senior Associate Jason Labate, and VP of Asset Management for National Equity Fund, Lisa Deller.

NYLOP Workshop – Panel 2: Case studies of Joint Venture Partnerships
Speakers on this panel include: Banana Kelly Community Improvement Association Executive Director Harry DeRienzo, Brisa Builders Corporation Chairperson Ericka Keller, MBD Community Housing Corporation Executive Director Derrick A. Lovett.

Thanks to our Partners!

NYLOP is a LISC NYC partnership with the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development and the Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit.

This program is made possible through the generous support of Booth Ferris Foundation, along with BankUnited, Deutsche Bank, M&T Bank, and Santander Bank.

Special thanks to our program partners: Goldstein Hall and Edelman Sultan Knox Wood / Architects.  

For more information:

Please contact LISC Community Development Officer Grace Chung at

Please click here to learn more about NYLOP technical assistance and our pilot cohort.