The Affordability Crisis affects every household and neighborhood one way or another. Through education and engagement Reclaim hopes to work with NYC residents — of all walks — to spread awareness about their struggles to make ends meet, and ways we can make our city a more affordable place to live.

If you’re interested in learning about the burden crushing middle class families in the “forgotten” neighborhoods of Southern Brooklyn and Staten Island, we encourage you to read the reports below and then share your thoughts, personal stories, or ideas for addressing the affordability crisis using the sign-up form below.

BROOKLYNITES Tell it Like It Is…

Is your neighborhood not here? Ready to get involved and stay informed? Want to spread awareness about an issue impacting your neighborhood? Please email

To learn more about how YOU can make New York more affordable sign up below: