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The Buffalo News
YWCA in North Tonawanda eyed for apartmentsand Historic Preservation Board and, in July, the Common Council gave the YWCA
YWCA in North Tonawanda eyed for apartments
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 hours ago
and Historic Preservation Board and, in July, the Common Council gave the YWCA the go-ahead to work with Lumber City Development to seek a $300,000 New York Main Street grant. On Tuesday, state officials and Yahoo announced that the YWCA... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cut immigration to ease housing woes, says Auckland mayoral candidate Phil GoffLabour Party MP and mayoral candidate Phil Goff Immigration numbers should be
Cut immigration to ease housing woes, says Auckland mayoral candidate Phil Goff
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Labour Party MP and mayoral candidate Phil Goff Immigration numbers should be reduced until Auckland's housing and transport can cope with population growth, says Labour MP and mayoral candidate Phil Goff. "Urgent and bold action is needed to stop... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Developers walk away from fast-track process as Auckland house prices top $1mDevelopers are walking away from special housing areas as the average price of
Developers walk away from fast-track process as Auckland house prices top $1m
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
Developers are walking away from special housing areas as the average price of Auckland houses looks about to top $1 million. Photo / Supplied Property developers are quitting planned Auckland building projects which would have locked them into... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
What $34 Million Buys for Montco's Affordable HousingTwo of Montgomery County's seven affordable housing complexes are in the midst
What $34 Million Buys for Montco's Affordable Housing
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
Two of Montgomery County's seven affordable housing complexes are in the midst of complete makeovers, with construction at Crest Manor in Willow Grove already underway and work at North Hills in Glenside slated to begin next year. For roughly $17... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Rebuilding Plans Set For Orphan Blockcloser to Kelley’s door. On the lot immediately to the north of Kelley’s prope
Rebuilding Plans Set For Orphan Block
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
closer to Kelley’s door. On the lot immediately to the north of Kelley’s property stands — barely — a three-story, 18-unit apartment building at 235 Winchester Ave. That house has stood vacant and crumbling, walls ripped and opened to the... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
The Republican Primary Candidatesyour plans for moving those issues forward? What makes you uniquely qualified
The Republican Primary Candidates
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted yesterday
your plans for moving those issues forward? What makes you uniquely qualified for the political office you seek? What community groups are you involved with and in what capacity? Governor Lacey Lafferty What are the top issues you will address... Read more
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Dover Post
The Republican Primary Candidatesyour plans for moving those issues forward? What makes you uniquely qualified
The Republican Primary Candidates
Dover Post / Posted yesterday
your plans for moving those issues forward? What makes you uniquely qualified for the political office you seek? What community groups are you involved with and in what capacity? Governor Lacey Lafferty What are the top issues you will address... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Fevered battle over plans to house Boulder's young homelessprone to drug abuse and public disruptiveness; and less tenured in town, so the
Fevered battle over plans to house Boulder's young homeless
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
prone to drug abuse and public disruptiveness; and less tenured in town, so therefore less invested, on average, in community vitality. After six months in Boulder, George is resolved not to fulfill that stereotype. Sleeping on the street and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A teardown a day: Bulldozing the way for bigger homes in Seattle, suburbsthe construction acknowledge the trend’s impact. “It has a huge effect on the
A teardown a day: Bulldozing the way for bigger homes in Seattle, suburbs
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
the construction acknowledge the trend’s impact. “It has a huge effect on the market,” said Anthony Maschmedt, whose Dwell Development does teardown jobs. “It’s pulling out inventory people can afford and replacing it with bigger product fewer... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
SF pleads its case with Washington on preferential housing policyis “wrong as a matter of law and public policy” to reject San Francisco’s plan
SF pleads its case with Washington on preferential housing policy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
is “wrong as a matter of law and public policy” to reject San Francisco’s plan to reserve 40 percent of subsidized units for neighborhood residents, City Attorney Dennis Herrera told federal housing officials Thursday. The city’s... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Affordable housing needed now: COMMUNITY CHAMPIONHomelessness and poverty in our community are problems that can be solved. We n
Affordable housing needed now: COMMUNITY CHAMPION
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
Homelessness and poverty in our community are problems that can be solved. We never know where the next great idea will come from but we hope that this column served as a public forum to share our collective wisdom in the quest to make our community... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
At 125, Cherry community wrestles with new affluence and historyAs the Cherry neighborhood marks its 125th year, the community is in transition
At 125, Cherry community wrestles with new affluence and history
The Charlotte Post / Posted 2 days ago
As the Cherry neighborhood marks its 125th year, the community is in transition. Cherry, which will host its annual reunion festival Sept. 3 at Cherry Neighborhood Park, 1509 Baxter St., was established in 1891 as an enclave for working-class... Read more
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The Star
Housing project activity ‘in a few weeks’Quinn, Jr., Rick Haymond with Paces said the non-profit foundation was ready to
Housing project activity ‘in a few weeks’
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
Quinn, Jr., Rick Haymond with Paces said the non-profit foundation was ready to move ahead on Gateway Apartments. The 50-unit apartment complex, to be located along Clifford Sims Blvd. is intended to provide affordable housing for the working... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
New Howard housing director: "We want people to live and work here"When some developers are less than thrilled by Howard County's rules for disper
New Howard housing director: "We want people to live and work here"
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
When some developers are less than thrilled by Howard County's rules for dispersing affordable housing in new housing, Kelly Cimino delivers her trademark response: "Wouldn't it be great if the teachers who work at the schools you use to market your... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale: Commission reviews hotel, housing project at Lakeside DriveDevelopers have big plans for a piece of land along Lakeside Drive in Sunnyvale
Sunnyvale: Commission reviews hotel, housing project at Lakeside Drive
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Developers have big plans for a piece of land along Lakeside Drive in Sunnyvale. Wittek Development wants to bring a five-story, 250-unit rental apartment building as well as a separate six-story 263-room hotel with a 3,000-square-foot restaurant to... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Low-income complex opensThe wait for affordable housing is over for two dozen families in The Dalles ar
Low-income complex opens
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The wait for affordable housing is over for two dozen families in The Dalles area. In early August, construction was completed at the Heritage Heights Apartment complex, located at 1324 W. 10th Street, and well-built and efficient low-income housing... Read more
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BC Local News
Cooling trend in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows housing marketPitt Meadows led the way amongst the 16 regions covered by the REBGV. A total
Cooling trend in Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows housing market
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
Pitt Meadows led the way amongst the 16 regions covered by the REBGV. A total of 126 houses changed hands in the two communities combined last month (Richmond recorded the second most sales of detached homes among REBGV regions in July, with... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Gloversville seeks grant to demolish old Estee Middle SchoolThe city previously was awarded a $400,000 Community Development Block Grant fr
Gloversville seeks grant to demolish old Estee Middle School
The Leader-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The city previously was awarded a $400,000 Community Development Block Grant from the state Housing and Community Renewal agency, but the grant would have helped pay for redevelopment of the site. Instead, the city wants to use the grant only for... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Affordable-housing advocates to boycott Pittsburgh’s Whole FoodsRealty, had in store for the site. Many believed a big-box store, like Costco o
Affordable-housing advocates to boycott Pittsburgh’s Whole Foods
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
Realty, had in store for the site. Many believed a big-box store, like Costco or Walmart, would take the place of the 312-unit below-market-rate complex, but it remained a mystery. In March, City Paper reported LG had a “firm agreement with an... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
RFSD eyes south Gwood for teacher housingThe Roaring Fork School District may be able to provide a dozen more rental hou
RFSD eyes south Gwood for teacher housing
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
The Roaring Fork School District may be able to provide a dozen more rental housing units for teachers and staff in Glenwood Springs, if a south Glenwood developer is successful in amending plans that were approved by the city more than three years... Read more
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Boston Herald
Developer pitches 40 units in industrial areaA Boston developer hopes to land an approximately $12.5 million, 40-unit reside
Developer pitches 40 units in industrial area
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
A Boston developer hopes to land an approximately $12.5 million, 40-unit residential development on a section of Massachusetts Avenue in Dorchester that has been dominated by industrial and automotive uses. Douglas George is pitching plans for a... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
NEOSHO ON THE GROW: City sees more than $10 million in building permits issuedpart of Missouri Freightliner and have made a substantial investment here,” Fra
NEOSHO ON THE GROW: City sees more than $10 million in building permits issued
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
part of Missouri Freightliner and have made a substantial investment here,” Franks said Tuesday at an economic development committee meeting of the Neosho Area Chamber of Commerce. “MoJoe’s (Coffee) just opened and their sales are off... Read more
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Daily Press
Developer still hopes to update Ivy Towermanager said. City Manager Jim Bourey has said he wants to phase out Ivy Tower
Developer still hopes to update Ivy Tower
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
manager said. City Manager Jim Bourey has said he wants to phase out Ivy Tower, long known as The Towers, the 140-unit high-rise at the end of Ivy Avenue. Mayor McKinley Price and Vice Mayor Tina Vick, who live within a couple of blocks... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Proposed Low-Income Housing in Chapin Fails to Receive Tax CreditSC (WLTX)- A proposed plan to build a low income apartment complex in the Town
Proposed Low-Income Housing in Chapin Fails to Receive Tax Credit
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
SC (WLTX)- A proposed plan to build a low income apartment complex in the Town of Chapin has been halted, after the development failed to receive the grant they needed to keep the housing affordable. The 48-unit complex to be called "Peaks... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Greenville apartment tenants 'fed up' as bedbugs infestation continuesdespite following exterminators' recommendations, bedbugs continue to invade th
Greenville apartment tenants 'fed up' as bedbugs infestation continues
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 4 days ago
despite following exterminators' recommendations, bedbugs continue to invade their apartments. Towers East is a low-income housing development on North Main Street. Many of the tenants, like Kathryn Aldredge, have lived there for decades. "When I... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Affordable housing project in Wilton Manors will cater to LGBT seniorsA nonprofit development group announced plans Tuesday to build an affordable ho
Affordable housing project in Wilton Manors will cater to LGBT seniors
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A nonprofit development group announced plans Tuesday to build an affordable housing project in Wilton Manors catering to seniors in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Miami-based Carrfour Supportive Housing said it will team up... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Agricultural parcel in Bridgewater eyed for affordable housingBRIDGEWATER One of the last expanses of farmland in town could be lost to an af
Agricultural parcel in Bridgewater eyed for affordable housing
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
BRIDGEWATER One of the last expanses of farmland in town could be lost to an affordable housing complex. Easton developer Muhammad Itani wants to build a 150-unit residential subdivision on an 88-acre agricultural parcel off Curve Street. He... Read more
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Slate
Millennials Love It. Their Neighbors Hate It. Cities Need It. We Have to Protect Group Living.where people most want to live, there aren’t enough homes. The share of America
Millennials Love It. Their Neighbors Hate It. Cities Need It. We Have to Protect Group Living.
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
where people most want to live, there aren’t enough homes. The share of Americans who rent is at a 50-year high, and the housing stock hasn’t kept up. More than 21 million Americans are “rent-burdened,” paying more than 30 percent of their income... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
When our leaders don't lead, the housing crunch gets worseNew Yorkers always say they want housing to be more affordable. Unfortunately,
When our leaders don't lead, the housing crunch gets worse
Crain's New York Business / Posted 5 days ago
New Yorkers always say they want housing to be more affordable. Unfortunately, very few do what it takes to make it happen. Many do the opposite. One reason is narrow self-interest: People who have adequate housing already don't want more neighbors.... Read more
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BikeRadar
Best power meters of 2016In just a few years, power meters have moved from being pro-only equipment to a
Best power meters of 2016
BikeRadar / Posted 5 days ago
In just a few years, power meters have moved from being pro-only equipment to affordable training aids for amateur racers and keen recreational riders. When used properly, a power meter gives you potent information that can vastly improve your... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Estee site grant public hearing setThe Common Council will hold a public hearing on proposed changes to a Communit
Estee site grant public hearing set
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Common Council will hold a public hearing on proposed changes to a Community Development Block Grant that the New York State Office of Community Renewal gave to a proposed project at the former Estee School in 2014. During Tuesday's meeting, the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Lawsuit against The Grove developers dismissedthat The Grove be approved to move forward. The Grove at Shoal Creek, would ad
Lawsuit against The Grove developers dismissed
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
that The Grove be approved to move forward. The Grove at Shoal Creek, would add more than 1,200 homes to the city's housing stock. An additional 104 homes would be classified as affordable housing. The proposal is a mixed-use development... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Arena? Check. Now where’s the rest of promised downtown development?to take time. With just weeks to go before the opening of Golden 1 Center, a S
Arena? Check. Now where’s the rest of promised downtown development?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
to take time. With just weeks to go before the opening of Golden 1 Center, a Sacramento Bee review of critical downtown redevelopment sites shows there’s a packed pipeline of major projects in the planning or construction stages. Some are well on... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Split City Council kills Midland housing plancouncil members couldn’t come to a consensus. Helm proposed to build 12 single
Split City Council kills Midland housing plan
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 days ago
council members couldn’t come to a consensus. Helm proposed to build 12 single-family homes, 12 town homes and 10 duplex units on the mostly vacant site at 2225 Midland Ave., located about 1,600 feet north of the 27th Street roundabout. The plan... Read more
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Deseret News
Project set to transform building into supportive housing for homelessbuilding at 315 E. 200 South see an aging, 1950s-era facility ringed by chain-l
Project set to transform building into supportive housing for homeless
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
building at 315 E. 200 South see an aging, 1950s-era facility ringed by chain-link fence. But when the city's Division of Housing and Neighborhood Development sought proposals last year to develop the building and adjacent land, Cowboy Partners... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Incentive program for new apartments a boon to buildersStreet were the first in Bremerton to take advantage of a 12-year exemption on
Incentive program for new apartments a boon to builders
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Street were the first in Bremerton to take advantage of a 12-year exemption on property taxes intended to encourage new development and create affordable housing. (LARRY STEAGALL / KITSAP SUN) BREMERTON — Four apartment projects recently... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Trent Court would be transformed under new planAs the New Bern’s Choice Neighborhood Initiative Plan winds down, the Housing A
Trent Court would be transformed under new plan
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 7 days ago
As the New Bern’s Choice Neighborhood Initiative Plan winds down, the Housing Authority is gearing up to redevelop Trent Court. A $400,000 Choice Neighborhood Planning Grant New Bern was awarded to the NBHA and city three years ago, and it was used... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore councilman wants tougher affordable housing rules for developersA prominent Baltimore city councilman is pushing for legislation to require dev
Baltimore councilman wants tougher affordable housing rules for developers
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
A prominent Baltimore city councilman is pushing for legislation to require developers to build housing for lower-income families in exchange for subsidies for their projects. Councilman Bill Henry, chairman of the council's housing committee, wants... Read more
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guardian-series
Planning applications for Epping Forestof the existing nightclub premises and erection of a four storey building (with
Planning applications for Epping Forest
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
of the existing nightclub premises and erection of a four storey building (with top floor recessed) comprising a retail unit on the ground floor and eight flats on the three upper floors. East Thames: Land and garages adjacent 14A, Pound Close,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Some kupuna in Waimanalo affordable housing complex facing rent increases of hundreds of dollars more a monthSome elderly residents of an affordable housing complex in Waimanalo are facing
Some kupuna in Waimanalo affordable housing complex facing rent increases of hundreds of dollars more a month
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
Some elderly residents of an affordable housing complex in Waimanalo are facing rent increases of hundreds of dollars a month. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) changed its income formulas for rent recently. Therefore, rent... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
UTC to put up 50 students in a hotel due to lack of campus housingGallery: Student housing crunch…UTC boarding 50 students, off-campus opti
UTC to put up 50 students in a hotel due to lack of campus housing
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
Gallery: Student housing crunch…UTC boarding 50 students, off-campus options rise UTC will need to put up about 50 students in a hotel to start the fall semester Monday because there's no room in campus housing, though more options are... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore councilman wants tougher affordable housing rules for developersA prominent Baltimore city councilman is pushing for legislation to require dev
Baltimore councilman wants tougher affordable housing rules for developers
Baltimore Sun / Posted 8 days ago
A prominent Baltimore city councilman is pushing for legislation to require developers to build housing for lower-income families in exchange for subsidies for their projects. Councilman Bill Henry, chairman of the council's housing committee, wants... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Sussex County Leaders Search for Solution for Rental Inaffordabilityhave nowhere to turn, due to high rental prices. "Because of the low paying jo
Sussex County Leaders Search for Solution for Rental Inaffordability
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
have nowhere to turn, due to high rental prices. "Because of the low paying jobs," she said. "And the cost for land development and housing here, it’s just extremely difficult for the folks that are making minimum wage to find homes to live... Read more
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The Atlantic
Will D.C.’s Housing Ever Be Affordable Again?remained largely the same. Now, D.C.’s government is trying to ramp up efforts
Will D.C.’s Housing Ever Be Affordable Again?
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
remained largely the same. Now, D.C.’s government is trying to ramp up efforts that would ease some of the pressure on the housing market and help more middle and low-income residents stay put. To do this, they’re relying on a mix of tax dollars... Read more
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The Buffalo News
$9 million in state grants and loans announced for Buffalo projectsYork State awarded slightly more than $9 million in Better Buffalo Fund grants
$9 million in state grants and loans announced for Buffalo projects
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
York State awarded slightly more than $9 million in Better Buffalo Fund grants and low-interest loans to support 14 Buffalo development projects – including six located on the city’s East Side. Altogether, the projects – whose private investment... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto struggles to provide housing that's affordable"cried more in the last few months than I have all my life." She said she has s
Palo Alto struggles to provide housing that's affordable
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
"cried more in the last few months than I have all my life." She said she has spoken to other people struggling to pay for housing, many of whom are ashamed to talk publicly about their experiences. Clark said she was not afraid to speak out... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Midland housing plan met with serious criticismMidland Avenue resident Nick Kelly says the proposed 34-unit Fox Hollow residen
Midland housing plan met with serious criticism
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 9 days ago
Midland Avenue resident Nick Kelly says the proposed 34-unit Fox Hollow residential project abutting Red Mountain along the west side of Midland Avenue is aptly named. That’s one of the strikes against it, he said, pointing to the oak brush-covered... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Developer begins construction on new affordable housing complex in Greensboro$126 million in bond items that will be on the ballot in November. One of the
Developer begins construction on new affordable housing complex in Greensboro
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 9 days ago
$126 million in bond items that will be on the ballot in November. One of the projects the city is looking to tackle is housing. The need for affordable housing has not only been on the city's list for some time now, but it's been on a local... Read more
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News 8000
News 8 Investigates - Housing the HomelessFinding affordable housing is one of the biggest hurdles for homeless people. A
News 8 Investigates - Housing the Homeless
News 8000 / Posted 9 days ago
Finding affordable housing is one of the biggest hurdles for homeless people. Affordable housing in La Crosse is defined as rent that is equal to or less than 33 percent of a person's monthly income. According to Couleecap, an organization that... Read more
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BC Local News
EDITORIAL: It takes a village to beat homelessnessonly a few paycheques away from being in the same condition. So, it’s a very g
EDITORIAL: It takes a village to beat homelessness
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
only a few paycheques away from being in the same condition. So, it’s a very good thing that Penticton is about to add 42 units of low-cost rental housing to its inventory with the conversion of the Bel-Air motel. That, plus the 70-unit... Read more
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