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Articles By Sarah Ngu

Housing Primary category in which blog post is published

AAFE, a Nonprofit and One of Chinatown’s Largest Landlords, Has a Troubling Record

Documented reviewed dozens of real estate filings, spoke with former and current tenants, a former AAFE employee, housing lawyers and organizers. Together, these sources tell a story of an organization that has received taxpayer and philanthropic support in order to provide affordable housing for low-income tenants, but operates, in many ways, just like any other landlord or real estate developer.