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Boston Globe
To manage affordable housing, cities and towns shoot to meet state thresholdshave proposed at least four residential projects under the state law that allow
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
have proposed at least four residential projects under the state law that allows them wide latitude to build high-density housing in communities that lack sufficient affordable units. In Marshfield, two projects are in the works under this... Read more
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OregonLive.com
24-story tower with swimming pool planned for downtown Portland's West Endof silver, but both towers will share an architect and developer. In the past
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 hours ago
of silver, but both towers will share an architect and developer. In the past several years, the Goodman family's Downtown Development Group has capitalized on the city's influx of new workers and residents by starting to develop the many parking... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
New buyers size up Cranbourne WestLIFESTYLE properties and larger family homes are attracting a new set of homebu
Geelong Advertiser / Posted yesterday
LIFESTYLE properties and larger family homes are attracting a new set of homebuyers to Cranbourne West. While new housing estates used to cater mainly for young families and first-home buyers, the area’s demographic profile is quickly changing, a... Read more
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ajc.com
Invest Atlanta boosts building facelifts, new projects with tax breaks The Avery, a 180-unit apartment building headed to Underground Atlanta, is am
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
The Avery, a 180-unit apartment building headed to Underground Atlanta, is among a number of projects Invest Atlanta supported Thursday with tax breaks and grants. Plans to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dyer says Orlando faces challenges of growth in annual 'State of the City' speechMayor Buddy Dyer said Orlando is “united and unbreakable” during his annual Sta
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Mayor Buddy Dyer said Orlando is “united and unbreakable” during his annual State of the City speech Friday, but warned the region’s rapid growth will present challenges for public safety, transportation andhousing. “It’s worth pointing out that... Read more
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BC Local News
City considers new direction on parking for developers, property ownersthis fall. The city has already begun the review, with an aim to match up regu
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
this fall. The city has already begun the review, with an aim to match up regulations with goals in the official community plan and transportation master plan, a staff report shows. One change could be a more variable approach to parking.... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
City considers new direction on parking for developers, property ownersthis fall. The city has already begun the review, with an aim to match up regu
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted yesterday
this fall. The city has already begun the review, with an aim to match up regulations with goals in the official community plan and transportation master plan, a staff report shows. One change could be a more variable approach to parking.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Century sells 860 houses in CaviteProperty developer Century Properties Group Inc. said Friday reservation sales
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Property developer Century Properties Group Inc. said Friday reservation sales of its maiden affordable house and lot development in Tanza, Cavite reached P1 billion, on strong demand for quality housing projects. Century Properties said in... Read more
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Business Wire
Regions Reports Second Quarter 2017 Earnings from Continuing Operations of $301 Million, up 18 Percent over the Prior Year, and Earnings Per Share of $0.25, up 25 Percentto execute our strategic plan to build long-term, sustainable growth while deli
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
to execute our strategic plan to build long-term, sustainable growth while delivering value to our customers, communities and shareholders,” said Grayson Hall, Chairman, President and CEO. “Regions' strong capital position led to another... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
35 Saccos Sign Up to Offer Interest-Free House LoansA group of 35 savings and credit co-operative societies (saccos) has unveiled a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
A group of 35 savings and credit co-operative societies (saccos) has unveiled a housing loans plan in which their members will get interest-free mortgages. The scheme dubbed Africa Tenancy Purchase Initiative will see credit union members pay an... Read more
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The Star
BSNC: Why was SPV condo project approved in eight days when Penang affordable housing project took 223 daysspecial purpose vehicle (SPV) condo project was approved in only eight days whe
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
special purpose vehicle (SPV) condo project was approved in only eight days when in comparison, approval for the state's affordable housing project took more than 200 days. The project in question is a joint-venture between the SPV and a listed... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
The Journey Home: Officials break ground on 30-unit permanent supportive housing projectNestled between Mountain View Community Church and the Heatherwood Apartments a
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Nestled between Mountain View Community Church and the Heatherwood Apartments along Justice Center Road, for years individuals and families have made a vacant piece of land their temporary home by pitching tents and parking broken-down RVs. In about... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Lisa Cuestasremembers being a Latina in a majority white high school in her hometown of Tuc
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
remembers being a Latina in a majority white high school in her hometown of Tucson, Arizona. Ironically, it was a community service requirement to graduate that inspired her to find the place where she did fit in. Cuestas volunteered for Casa... Read more
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BC Local News
Affordable housing incorporated in White Rock ‘tower’ proposalA public hearing regarding zoning bylaw and official community plan amendments
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
A public hearing regarding zoning bylaw and official community plan amendments for a 13-storey mixed-use 'tower' proposed for near Peace Arch Hospital is to take place Monday (July 24) at White Rock City Hall. The date was set after council last... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Affordable housing incorporated in White Rock ‘tower’ proposalA public hearing regarding zoning bylaw and official community plan amendments
Peace Arch News / Posted 2 days ago
A public hearing regarding zoning bylaw and official community plan amendments for a 13-storey mixed-use ‘tower’ proposed for near Peace Arch Hospital is to take place Monday (July 24) at White Rock City Hall. The date was set after council last... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland mayor wants to require developers to include more low-income housingPortland Mayor Ethan Strimling wants to require developers in the city to inclu
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling wants to require developers in the city to include more low-income housing in their projects. Strimling announced Wednesday a proposal to raise the percentage of low-income housing to be included in large residential... Read more
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BC Local News
Langford council news in briefB.C. Liquor Control Board (and cover all of those costs) while also paying a da
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
B.C. Liquor Control Board (and cover all of those costs) while also paying a damage deposit of $1,000. Non-profit rental units get the green light on Goldstream Avenue An application to rezone 616 Goldstream Ave. was approved by council. This... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Dream Inn owners eye 81-unit Santa Cruz beach area housing developmentThe parking lot across from the Dream Inn is once again being proposed as a sit
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
The parking lot across from the Dream Inn is once again being proposed as a site for development. Hotel owner Encompass would like to build an 80-unit housing complex with parking and retail space. (Shmuel Thaler — Santa Cruz Sentinel) SANTA CRUZ >>... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Langford council news in briefB.C. Liquor Control Board (and cover all of those costs) while also paying a da
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
B.C. Liquor Control Board (and cover all of those costs) while also paying a damage deposit of $1,000. Non-profit rental units get the green light on Goldstream Avenue An application to rezone 616 Goldstream Ave. was approved by council. This... Read more
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Boston Globe
In mayoral race interview, Jackson dings Walsh for furthering city’s inequalitycharter schools that Jackson argued would have come at a great cost to the city
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
charter schools that Jackson argued would have come at a great cost to the city’s public schools. “We have $7 billion of development going on in our city, and we are not funding Madison Park,” he said, referring to the city’s only vocational high... Read more
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Canberra Times
Sydney apartment rents catch up with houses as experts raise doubts about 'supply solution'in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. De
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. Despite record apartment building, Sydney unit rents jumped $20 a week over the June quarter, the latest Domain State of the Market Report shows. For the first time... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra house prices rise while unit prices plummet: Domain reportlatest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buy
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
latest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buyers – but only if they’re looking to buy a unit. The Domain State of the Market Report, released on Thursday, shows house prices have risen to a new high, while unit... Read more
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Calgary Sun
City opens second affordable housing project in five years, this time in BrideglandFor the second time in two months, an affordable housing development has opened
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
For the second time in two months, an affordable housing development has opened in Calgary following a five year span without a single new unit built for low-income Calgarians. The five-year spell was finally broken in May, when politicians cut the... Read more
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Caledonia Courier
Stuart Lake Co-op Housing, we can do it!Stuart Lake Co-op Housing is in the process of purchasing an existing complex o
Caledonia Courier / Posted 3 days ago
Stuart Lake Co-op Housing is in the process of purchasing an existing complex of four rental buildings at 158 &174 West 2nd Ave from Ouellette Bros Construction. The development consists of two existing buildings completed in 2016 and two new... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Affordable housing proposal to be discussed in BrookfieldBROOKFIELD — The Planning Commission will discuss at its meeting Thursday a pro
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
BROOKFIELD — The Planning Commission will discuss at its meeting Thursday a proposal to build a 112-unit affordable housing complex on Federal Road. Developer Alfred Mattikow has submitted an application to the town for a complex, called Brookfield... Read more
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Gulf Islands Driftwood
CRD awards housing grantThe Capital Regional District has added another grant of $408,000 to the fundin
Gulf Islands Driftwood / Posted 3 days ago
The Capital Regional District has added another grant of $408,000 to the funding bundle for the Croftonbrook affordable housing project, approving a recommendation for a Regional Housing Trust Fund award at the July 12 CRD Board meeting. Project... Read more
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The News-Times
Affordable housing proposal to be discussed in BrookfieldBROOKFIELD — The Planning and Zoning Commission will discuss at its meeting Thu
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
BROOKFIELD — The Planning and Zoning Commission will discuss at its meeting Thursday a proposal to build a 112-unit affordable housing complex on Federal Road. Developer Alfred Mattikow has submitted an application to the town for a complex, called... Read more
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The Morning Call
Whitehall zoners shoot down Atiyeh's challenge of affordable housing zoning lawZoning Hearing Board shot down a challenge to a new township zoning law, ruling
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
Zoning Hearing Board shot down a challenge to a new township zoning law, ruling the change that would allow a controversial affordable housing development in an old factory is valid. Theoretically, Tuesday’s decision clears the way for PathStone... Read more
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Eye Witness News
WC Human Settlements MEC welcomes plans for affordable housing The municipality announced on Tuesday 10 sites have been identified for the d
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
The municipality announced on Tuesday 10 sites have been identified for the development of a mixed bag of housing options in the city centre, Woodstock & Salt River. The Masiphumelele... Read more
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The Age
Canberra house prices rise while unit prices plummet: Domain reportlatest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buy
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
latest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buyers – but only if they’re looking to buy a unit. The Domain State of the Market Report, released on Thursday, shows house prices have risen to a new high, while unit... Read more
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The Age
Sydney apartment rents catch up with houses as experts raise doubts about 'supply solution'in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. De
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. Despite record apartment building, Sydney unit rents jumped $20 a week over the June quarter, the latest Domain State of the Market Report shows. For the first time... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra house prices rise while unit prices plummet: Domain reportlatest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buy
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
latest Domain Group data offers a glimmer of hope for Canberra’s first home buyers – but only if they’re looking to buy a unit. The Domain State of the Market Report, released on Thursday, shows house prices have risen to a new high, while unit... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney apartment rents catch up with houses as experts raise doubts about 'supply solution'in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. De
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
in Sydney as it does a house, with the median cost for both at $550 a week. Despite record apartment building, Sydney unit rents jumped $20 a week over the June quarter, the latest Domain State of the Market Report shows. For the first time... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah to acquire property to build affordable housing unithelp from the Schuylkill County Land Bank, the borough received a state grant t
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
help from the Schuylkill County Land Bank, the borough received a state grant to help it acquire a property to build a new affordable housing unit. “We received $41,875 for the possibility of building low-income housing for the elderly,” Leo... Read more
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iafrica.com
CPT: deadlines for affordable housingHousing activists are calling on the City of Cape Town to provide firm deadline
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Housing activists are calling on the City of Cape Town to provide firm deadlines for the roll out of affordable housing after new plans were announced on Tuesday. To date, not a single subsidised rental unit has been built in the inner city since... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Housing activists call on City of CT to give deadlines on affordable housing Reclaim the City, a social movement campaigning for affordable housing, says
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
Reclaim the City, a social movement campaigning for affordable housing, says that the city’s proposed new changes are a 'small victory'. Protesters for affordable housing... Read more
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The Star
Wednesday, July 19sale of its chip business, sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. -
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
sale of its chip business, sources familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. - Reuters McCormick to buy Reckitt's food unit for more than US$4b: McCormick & Co Inc is set to buy the food business of British consumer goods conglomerate Reckitt... Read more
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Salon.com
Tiny homes: The potential to ease gentrification, reduce consumerism and help the environmentThis article originally appeared on Late last year, the tiny house community c
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
This article originally appeared on Late last year, the tiny house community celebrated a watershed moment — an official appendix in the 2018 version of the International Residential Code (IRC), the model building code used by most jurisdictions in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra developers receive temporary reprieve on 'townhouse killing' taxthe ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a h
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
the ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a house block to a strata title from $7500 a unit for the first three units and $5000 a unit after that to $30,000 in the June budget. Canberra's property industry... Read more
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The News-Times
Brookfield granted four-year moratorium on affordable housing lawgranted a four-year moratorium on enforcement of a state statute that allows de
The News-Times / Posted 4 days ago
granted a four-year moratorium on enforcement of a state statute that allows developers to bypass zoning laws if they build affordable housing. The Department of Housing announced that Brookfield will be the 10th community to have qualified for a... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campana building in Batavia developer seeks community supportBATAVIA – The developer for the proposed Campana building apartment project sou
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
BATAVIA – The developer for the proposed Campana building apartment project sought community support during a public forum July 17, framing his plan as the best use for the property. David Block of Evergreen Real Estate Group told a crowd of more... Read more
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Eye Witness News
City of CT calls on developers to pitch proposals for housing projects The municipality has identified a total of 10 sites for a mixed bag of afford
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
The municipality has identified a total of 10 sites for a mixed bag of affordable housing options. A prospectus for the development of the 5 sites will be issued within 2... Read more
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BC Local News
More housing on the way for central Campbell RiverA new apartment building expected to be built behind the movie theatre in Merec
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
A new apartment building expected to be built behind the movie theatre in Merecroft Village could help with the housing shortage, says Mayor Andy Adams. "We heard earlier tonight the shortage of rental accommodations and affordable housing and I... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
More housing on the way for central Campbell RiverA new apartment building expected to be built behind the movie theatre in Merec
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
A new apartment building expected to be built behind the movie theatre in Merecroft Village could help with the housing shortage, says Mayor Andy Adams. “We heard earlier tonight the shortage of rental accommodations and affordable housing and I... Read more
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The Age
Canberra developers receive temporary reprieve on 'townhouse killing' taxthe ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a h
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
the ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a house block to a strata title from $7500 a unit for the first three units and $5000 a unit after that to $30,000 in the June budget. Canberra's property industry... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra developers receive temporary reprieve on 'townhouse killing' taxthe ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a h
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
the ACT government quietly raised the charge to change the use of land from a house block to a strata title from $7500 a unit for the first three units and $5000 a unit after that to $30,000 in the June budget. Canberra's property industry... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Affordable housing in CT city centre on the cards Ten municipal-owned sites have been identified for future development. The C
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
Ten municipal-owned sites have been identified for future development. The City Of Cape Town has announced plans for a mixed bag of affordable housing options in the city centre. Picture: EWN CAPE... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Council OKs apartment planThe Jefferson City Council unanimously passed a preliminary development plan fo
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
The Jefferson City Council unanimously passed a preliminary development plan for a 40-unit multifamily residential complex near Westview Heights at Monday night's meeting. Private developer Lohman Investments LLC requested the 1200 and 1300 block of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Developer could be limited to 14 apartment units at West Ward propertyapartments in a former Easton Area School District administration building in t
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
apartments in a former Easton Area School District administration building in the city’s West Ward could be limited to 14 units unless he gets a variance from the city’s Zoning Hearing Board. Developer Manny Makhoul originally proposed 20 units... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Collusion countrymoderates who think it goes too far. Among the conservatives, such as Sen. Rand
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
moderates who think it goes too far. Among the conservatives, such as Sen. Rand Paul, the vote delay is seen as a positive development, the Washington Post's Elise Viebeck reports, because it gives them time to organize opposition to the bill. The... Read more
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