Commissioner Mathew Wambua

Help for Home Owners
News Michael Pantelidis 12/01/2011 at 10:21AM

The city is aiming to restore the homeownership hopes of Queens residents hit hard by the foreclosure crisis. Deputy Mayor Robert Steel and New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) Commissioner Mathew Wambua joined Queens elected officials, as well as representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and [...]

Heating season begins
News Ricky Casiano 10/04/2011 at 2:22PM

As temperatures dip, the city is making sure that Queens apartment dwellers stay nice and toasty. Heating season kicked off on Saturday, October 1, and the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) is urging landlords in Queens and throughout the city to provide adequate heat in their residential buildings. HPD Commissioner [...]