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New York State Homes and Community Renewal Housing Bond Programs

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State of New York Municipal Bond Bank Agency

James McIntyre

On behalf of the New York State Homes and Community Renewal, I would like to welcome you to our new investor relations website. We appreciate your interest and investment in bonds issued by NYSHCR, as it allows us to make critical investments in affordable housing throughout New York State.

As a mission focused organization, we believe that our bond programs’ successes are an important reflection of the State’s commitments to financing public infrastructure, empowering communities, and supporting affordable housing.

We are committed to maintaining our strong bond ratings, and we are also committed to being as transparent as possible with the investor community and public at large.

I hope you find this website useful as you seek to better understand the credit fundamentals of NYSHCR. Please do not hesitate to contact our office with suggestions for how we can be doing better. Thanks again for your interest in our bond program.  

And please let us know if you have feedback.

James McIntyre, Director of Capital Markets

News & Highlights

NY HFA in Double Figures- 11th Certified GB – Leads Programmatic Issuers Using Certification Route

New York State Housing Finance Agency’s (HFA) 11th green bond issuance has confirmed its position amongst Programmatic Issuers. The USD188m, 35 year tenor Certified Climate Bond is the latest in their program, financing construction of energy efficient buildings built in accordance to the US ENERGYSTAR® energy efficiency standards and thereby qualify under Low Carbon Buildings Criteria of the Climate Bonds Standard.

The bond program is part of HFA’s environmental commitments to propagate green building in the affordable housing sector, aligned with standards that will promote a timely transition to a low carbon economy.

Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly $100 Million in New Green Bonds for Affordable Housing

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State has secured international certification of nearly $100 million in new "Green Bonds" to drive the development of housing that has a positive impact on the environment and climate. New York is now the first state in the nation to have its affordable housing bonds certified by The Climate Bond Standards Board, on behalf of the Climate Bonds Initiative, an international not-for-profit organization supporting financing for projects around the world that help reduce the impact of climate change.