Alex Smith and Nell Marantz: Peekskill’s new neighbors

The story of America is one of great migration, as waves of immigrants arrived from around the world and then as American migrated from East to West. The Hudson Valley is underdoing another wave of immigration as young people exodus the region in record numbers due to high housing costs. Witness the catch-up question among…

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Jim Bilodeau

Jim Bilodeau

Jim recently moved into a condominium development–a new duplex with a spiral staircase carved from the shell of a downtown bank—affordable housing made possible by a loan from Community Capital that filled in a critical financing gap for the developer. He now pays $710 a month in mortgage and interest, plus condo fees and taxes,…

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