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Non-profit organization hires new direct...

Sara Erickson holds a key position – This month, People’s Self-Help Housing appointed a new Director of Multifamily Housing Development (MHD), Sara Erickson. Erickson brings over 20 years of experience in real estate development, finance and community development. As Director of MHD, she will oversee the non-profit’s affordable housing development team which is responsible for […]

Parking goes ahead, workforce housing ar...

A week of negotiations later, State House lawmakers are about to get their new parking lot. But a workforce housing scheme favored by Gov. Chris Sununu and affordable housing advocates is all but defeated. A series of committee conference meetings on the legislative parking garage bill last week saw House and Senate Republicans debate how […]

Housing authority revives $2 million fun...

Atwood House on May 23, 2022. / Photo by Melanie Gilbert “I’m contacting the state. »-Jack Nagle For the first time since 2012, the Arlington Housing Authority (AHA) is actively looking to build or acquire existing properties in town to add more units to its housing portfolio. The AHA is the city’s largest public housing […]

Housing market: How to find affordable h...

Earlier this week, the White House released a plan to fill the “housing supply gap”, a problem that many Utahans and Americans can relate to, as housing costs have reached unprecedented levels in Utah and elsewhere. Unfortunately, many local governments pursue policies that limit the supply of housing, further driving up costs. The small town […]

Sharjah Digital Platform Enables Fast an...

The online platform and smart app Digital Sharjah allows land and property owners to transact with the Sharjah Department of Planning and Surveys without having to physically visit customer service centers of the entity. Launched in November 2021 by the Sharjah Digital Office (SDO), Digital Sharjah is a single user interface that offers 41 government […]

Gurugram’s Sai Aaina Housing Project: Bu

Gurugram: About 100 buyers of the Mahira Home project in Sector 68 of Gurugram staged a protest on Sunday at the site, demanding to be told about delivery times. The protest started at 10 a.m. and lasted two hours. The demonstrators, including women and young children, shouted slogans and demanded government intervention. The majority of […]

An all-feminist urban planning approach ...

Newly elected councilor Holly Bruce, who won against SNP council leader Susan Aitken in first preference votes, said the safety and inclusion of women in politics is ‘vital’ for all councils in Scotland . The 28-year-old Scottish Green Councilor told Scotland on Sunday that she believed a “holistic” feminist planning approach was “an important tool” […]

Westport seeks to balance historic prese...

WESTPORT – When a smaller, older home in town is sold to a developer, it’s often torn down to make way for a larger home. “It happens all the time,” said Danielle Dobin, chair of the Planning and Zoning Commission. “A lot of the homes that are being demolished are historic homes.” Commission members strive […]

Winsted residents invited to community h...

May 20, 2022Updated: May 20, 2022 6:27 p.m. Residents are encouraged to attend a second community forum as the city’s affordable housing plan continues to be developed and discussed. An evening session will be held on May 31 for citizens at 7 p.m. at City Hall. Emily M. Olson/Hearst Connecticut Meda WINSTED — As the […]

Baylor builds market-priced housing on W...

Satori Village, Tim Baylor’s $68 million mixed-use housing/retail development, held groundbreaking ceremonies for its Phase One Boutique Apartments building on Thursday, May 12. The development brings 112 market-rate apartment units and additional street-level retail space to West Broadway Avenue and Bryant Avenue in North Minneapolis. Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey, David Mortenson, chairman of Minneapolis-based Mortenson, […]

Planning Commission considering short-te...

Warren County Board of Supervisors Chair Cheryl Cullers opened the open session of Tuesday night’s regular meeting by commenting on how pleased she was to see a good turnout from those in attendance for May 17.and Meet. By the time public comment on non-agenda items near the opening of the meeting was interrupted to move […]

Woolwich sees strong response to Elmira ...

What should downtown Elmira look like? Woolwich Township staff have heard about what residents are looking for and the results are conflicting. The Elmira Streetscape Urban Design Study revealed what survey respondents want when it comes to downtown design. “I think there’s a mixed message about the different kinds of things people want,” said Deanne […]

How minimum size requirements hinder hou...

Using examples from Utah, Alabama and Georgia, Andrew Wimer, writing in Forbes, describes how minimum house size requirements keep many homeowners from building their homes. “The minimum square footage requirements are a relatively new innovation and have nothing to do with health and safety. In fact, as recently as the mid-1980s, the median square footage […]

Letter: Pemberton council should support...

The Harrow Road project proposed by Sea to Sky Community Services (SSCS) in Pemberton has the potential to significantly increase our supply of affordable rental housing. For those of you who aren’t aware of this project, it will be a mix of rents and incomes in one building, providing affordable off-market rental housing for families, […]

Karnataka HC grants aid to 150-year old ...

The Karnataka High Court has recently quashed the order issued by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) demanding the payment of improvement fees/fees from a school over 150 years old which is proposing to build additional floors on the school campus existing by means of an extension. A single bench of judges of Justice M Nagaprasanna […]

Sugarbush looking to expand employee hou...

Like many businesses in the Mad River Valley, Sugarbush Resort has been impacted by employee difficulties finding workforce housing. “Finding affordable rental housing (seasonal or year-round) is very difficult in the MRV and becomes increasingly difficult over time,” Sugarbush spokesman John Bleh wrote in an email. feedback from several resort departments, including […]

ERDA Approves Business Support and Housi...

Enid News & Eagle ENID, Oklahoma— The Enid Regional Development Alliance Board has approved two applications for funding to support the growth of existing businesses. Through ERDA’s new support programs, Wako and Jumbo Foods will receive funds to support their respective projects. Wako will receive a $20,000 Equipment Purchase Grant to help purchase equipment to […]

Scriba Planning Board Extends Citizen Su...

As part of the update of its Master Plan, the City of Scriba is extending the deadline for its citizen survey from May 19 to May 31. “All residents and businesses received a postcard by May 9 with both a QR code and an online link to the survey and we urge residents to take […]

Portland’s new shelter policy creates bu

Portland’s decision to stop guaranteeing all new asylum-seeking families placement in emergency housing has some neighboring communities concerned about the impact the steady influx of newcomers could have on them, and has led to more urgent calls for statewide and regional collaboration. In South Portland last week, City Manager Scott Morelli told city council that […]

We’ve done it before, others are doing i

AAs token and implausible policies disappear, it’s hard to beat the concept of ‘street votes’, signaled in the Queen’s speech last week to ‘solve the country’s housing problems’, as the Conservative MP Tom Tugendhat. The idea is that mini-referendums can be held whereby residents of a given street can, if an ‘overwhelming’ majority agrees, decide […]

Housing in the Santa Cruz County Spotlig...

LIVE OAK – Standing in front of a small gathering on a bulldozed dirt lot off East Cliff Drive, MidPen Housing President and CEO Matt Franklin observed that, like many good simple ideas, Real estate developments can be “remarkably difficult”. With the buildings that will house the Dientes Community Dental Clinics, top left, and, top […]

Fort Dodge needs housing of all kinds | ...

Fort Dodge companies’ employee rosters include many people who do not live in Fort Dodge or Webster County. There are many reasons why people may choose to live elsewhere, but at least some of these people live out of town simply because they cannot find housing in Fort Dodge. Fort Dodge needs more […]

Proposed 18-story rental housing tower n...

A traditional suburban single-family area of ​​the city’s Cambie Corridor plan could see its “first stage” for residential tower development, creating a “baseline for future buildings”. Gracorp Properties has submitted a rezoning application to the City of Vancouver to redevelop three single-family homes on the mid-block lot at 427-449 West 49th Avenue into a 199-foot-tall, […]

Knights expands presence in Lincolnshire...

Knights has reached an agreement to take over Globe Consultants, a Lincoln-based consulting firm specializing in urban planning and development. The acquisition means four urban planning specialists will join Knights. In March Knights switched to Langleys Solicitors and now employs 45 people in Lincolnshire. John Tansur, Director of Client Services at Knights, said: “We are […]

Vail makes ‘OK’ on housing, but still ha

The redevelopment and expansion of the 1980s Timber Ridge apartments in Vail is the city’s latest project to bolster its workforce housing stock.Daily archive photo Supporters of Vail Resorts’ efforts to build workforce housing in East Vail criticize the Vail City Council for trying to block the project. But the city has a long history […]

City council gets advice on affordable h...

(Courtesy picture) Awaiting the November vote on the Community Housing Fund, which could provide a source of funding for affordable housing, City Council began Tuesday afternoon to explore methods and sources of funding that have been used by many other municipalities. Gwen O’Shea of ​​the Community Development Corporation of Long Island (CDCLI), a regional non-profit […]

Milford hears women’s transitional housi

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 8:05 PM LITE Progress Coordinator Tammy Cotton addresses Milford Council on Monday evening with Pastor Mike Beezley behind her. Photo by Denise Fedorow MILFORD – If approved by zoning boards, there may be a transition house for women in Milford in the parsonage of the former […]

Residential and commercial development g...

A youth centre, hotel, gas station, restaurant and accommodation are among the uses of a proposed development on approximately 40 acres at the northern end of Kalispell. The property on the corner of Church Drive and US 93 is undeveloped and is just north of Silverbrook Estates. The Kalispell planning council is expected to consider […]

Put HDB in charge of the maintenance of ...

SINGAPORE — An MP has proposed that the Housing Board take over the maintenance of public housing estates, to manage the rising costs of these services and other challenges that city councils have faced in providing them. In his adjournment motion of Monday, May 9, Mr. Murali Pillai (Bukit Batok) pleaded in favor of the […]

Congressman Neguse tours planned Brecken...

On Friday, Congressman Joe Neguse, far left, reviews renderings of planned workforce housing in Breckenridge. City and county officials hope the development will add 52 new units by the end of 2023.Michael Yearout / For the Daily News Summit Congressman Joe Neguse stopped in Breckenridge on Friday, May 6 to tour a planned workforce housing […]

Decision due on South Wootton major hous...

Plans for hundreds of new homes in South Wootton will return to councilors tomorrow. Settlement permission for 450 properties near the village school was granted by West Norfolk Council three years ago. But concerns remain over the impact of this and other nearby projects, including 600 properties in Knights Hill, which was given the green […]

Letter: What’s wrong with the housing na

“I’ve seen these incredible, kind, highly trained and desperately needed professionals kicked out of Whistler, leaving us with no trained first aiders, but unable to hire replacements because they have nowhere to live.” The housing crisis in Whistler means something different to everyone. Lots of people roll their eyes and smile in amusement: “Housing has […]

West Side Terrace management becomes Wil...

WEST CARTHAGE — A subsidized housing unit in the village will be under the management of the City of Wilna Housing Authority if the transfer is approved. According to a housing board press release, the change was due to a request from the Board of Commissioners of the West Carthage Housing Authority and the Buffalo-Pittsburgh […]

Building Development and Control Manager...

Based in Clitheroe, the offices of Ribble Valley Borough Council are just minutes from some of England’s finest countryside (most of its 226 square miles is designated as an Area of ​​Outstanding Natural Beauty). We are also a short drive from Preston and well connected to the national motorway network by the M6 ​​and M65. […]

Giving Voice: A unique opportunity to ad...

The Southern Midcoast Housing Coalition is sponsoring a forum at the Curtis Library on May 31, 6-8 p.m., to address affordable housing needs in Brunswick and explore new ideas and opportunities for providing affordable housing. There have been many new market-priced or “luxury” apartment projects recently approved or nearing completion in Brunswick, but no significant […]

Can San Antonio challenge its history of...

These issues have plagued San Antonio for generations. Think of the 1968 CBS News documentary “Hunger in America” which brought millions of viewers the faces of food insecurity and poverty on the West Side of San Antonio. In April 2020, Express-News photographer William Luther again crystallized economic insecurity and hunger here, shocking the world with […]

The Scriba Town Planning Council is cond...

SCRIBA – As part of its comprehensive plan update, the city of Scriba is conducting a citizen survey from May 9-19 to gather residents’ feedback and opinions on the future development of the city. The theme of the survey is: Help shape the future of Scriba. Be heard. To be counted. “We will send out […]

Bill would designate land in Acadia for ...

WASHINGTON DC –Maine Senator Angus King has introduced a bill that would transfer 40 acres of a 55-acre parcel of land in the Bar Harbor Village of Town Hill that belongs to Acadia National Park to the City of Bar Harbor for creating an affordable workforce housing. Acadia would retain 15 acres to build housing […]

Amid Housing ‘Crisis’, Activists Push fo

It was the anniversary of an event that some Ketchum residents hoped would change enough to not warrant a reboot, but it didn’t. About a year after a group of frustrated citizens gathered in Ketchum for a rally in support of affordable housing development – called Occupy Ketchum Town Square – people gathered again Sunday […]

How SWA Group applied urban design conce...

Three and a half years after the deadliest wildfire in California history destroyed the small town of Paradise, residents are slowly rebuilding. Last November, the third anniversary of the fire, more than 1,000 houses out of the 14,000 destroyed had been rebuilt. By this fall, the city expects 10,000 of the 40,000 displaced people to […]

Church lawsuit could stall plans for aff...

The Catholic Diocese of Arlington is suing Alexandria over a land dispute. ALEXANDRIA, Virginia – There is a land dispute between a local church and an affordable housing project in Alexandria, Virginia. the Catholic Diocese of Arlington is suing the City of Alexandria over a proposed project that could serve many of its own parishioners. […]

Got a great idea on how to solve Provinc...

PROVINCETOWN — Do you have an idea that could help create more housing in Provincetown for people who work in the area? Is there a concept that’s on your mind that might be a good fit for the city? This may be your chance to share your plan and earn money. The Spring 2022 Cape […]

Tucson veterans face housing crisis, few...

Pima County veterans are finding fewer rental options here, and about 150 were moved out last year because they couldn’t afford where they lived. He’s not a trend veteran that Dennis Hoban wants to join. Hoban, 75, lives at The Place at Wilmot North, a 55-plus compound that includes veterans using federal housing vouchers under […]

Affordable housing in Perth held back by...

Requirements that mean new homes must have two parking spaces if they have two or more bedrooms prevent Perth from choosing more affordable and creative accommodation, planners say. Urban planner Ben Carter said smaller developments that offered housing choice and increased density were often likely to be pushed back into parking lots. “If the sentiment […]

Reinventing malls: Fewer shops, more off...

GWINNETT COUNTY, Georgia – From boomtowns to ghost towns, the fall of major malls in Georgia and malls across the country has been dramatic. About a dozen malls are struggling in metro Atlanta, from the Mall of Georgia to Crossroads Mall in Conyers. But, there are efforts to reinvigorate Georgia’s once mighty malls and you […]

Sunday Journal – Nantucket Short Term Re

Latest titles Sunday Diary – Efforts to recover boards from the sandwich boardwalk Sandwich Town Assistant Manager Heather Harper and the Friends of the Sandwich Boardwalk Steering Committee… Sunday Newspaper – Marine Debris with the Center for Coastal Studies We had the pleasure of welcoming the Director of the Marine and Plastic Debris Program from […]

Juneau Reintegration Program Helps Those...

Angel Muñoz sits in his apartment in Juneau, Alaska on April 28, 2022. He was able to secure the apartment thanks to a reintegration program run by JAMHI Health & Wellness. (Photo by Lyndsey Brollini/KTOO) A Juneau mental health organization helps people formerly involved in the justice system find housing, and the program is working. […]

Scriba Planning Board Conducts Citizen S...

As part of its comprehensive plan update, the City of Scriba is conducting a citizen survey from May 9-19 to gather residents’ feedback and opinions on the future development of the city. The theme of the survey is: Help shape the future of Scriba. Be heard. To be counted. As part of its comprehensive plan […]

Why Building Control Professionals Need ...

The Building Security Act is currently being passed by Parliament and Royal Assent is expected in 2022. So what does this mean for the building control profession and what should every surveyor do in building control now to prepare? These are the questions LABC CEO Lorna Stimpson has a simple answer for. “Prove you’re competent,” […]

Fairfield reviewing Unquowa Road Afforda...

FAIRRFIELD – The public will soon have the chance to ring the bell at a planned apartment block for Unquowa Road near Fairfield station. The application, made by developer 15 Unquowa Road, LLC, requests permission to build a 63-unit multi-family development at the address it is named for. The Planning and Zoning Commission has unanimously […]

The housing projects proposed in Montpel...

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – Several major housing project proposals in Montpellier aim to provide a mix of affordable housing. As in the rest of Vermont, housing in the capital is tight, but local officials hope new efforts underway will change that. Ask anyone in Montpellier and they’ll tell you the need for affordable housing is […]

Planner/Senior Planner job at Spruce Tow...

Spruce Town Planning is a planning consultancy based in Eastleigh, Hampshire. We are looking for a part-time or full-time planner to join the team. The ideal candidate will have a degree in town planning or a related subject and at least 3 years experience in development management and/or planning policy within a local authority or […]

Pamplin Media Group – Retrospective: The

Was it only 25 years ago that Madras started its downtown improvement project? 100 YEARS AGO April 27, 1922 Madras was visited on Wednesday afternoon by Lane W. Goodell, commander of the Oregon State Department of the American Legion. Commander Goodell was making the trip through central Oregon for the combined benefit of his insurance […]

Public hearing scheduled for Bunn Hill h...

VESTAL, NY — A contentious housing development project in Vestal will face another public hearing on Wednesday evening. After the hearing, council may elect to vote again on rezoning a tract of land along Bunn Hill Road from rural residential to a planned development district. Landmark Properties of Atlanta wants to create The Retreat at […]

April 26 – Great Housing Potential in De

AUBURN — It’s no mystery Northeast Indiana is facing a housing shortage. A recent survey attempted to examine just how serious this shortage is. DeKalb County has the potential to fill 1,450 new homes of all types per year. The Northeast Indiana market potential is much larger at 15,000. Heather Presley-Cowen, CEO of Housing Resource […]

OPINION Ina’s Insights The Sawyer Family

If you venture into Old Town Marblehead, you’ll see charming colonial reproductions along Elm and Pond streets. These communities were designed and developed by builder Warren Curtis Sawyer in the mid-1960s. The architecture and clustering of neighborhoods create an interior view of early America and feel like part of history. The Sawyer family may be […]

Our farmland is rapidly disappearing. A...

Bangladesh’s food security is at risk as cultivated land continues to shrink due to the unplanned expansion of rural settlements. The Business Standard recently spoke with Dr. Akter Mahmud, a professor in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning at Jahangirnagar University, to discuss getting out of this precarious situation. April 25, 2022, 11:05 a.m. […]

Elizabeth Milias: Ready for life in APCH...

Ours is the oldest and largest mountain resort workforce housing program in North America. According to its own description, “APCHA is an independent, multi-jurisdictional housing authority designed to oversee the housing of low, middle and middle income people who are permanent residents and work full-time in the city and county.” But we all know it’s […]

Net zero affordable housing unveiled in ...

EASTON, Md- 9 new zero-carbon affordable housing units were unveiled Saturday afternoon in Cambridge, with each unit costing around $1,100 a month in rent per household. Homes take advantage of insulation, special windows, and efficient design to help passively heat and cool homes in addition to traditional HVAC and heating. The units are installed on […]

Glastonbury could build hundreds of affo...

Demand for affordable housing is strong, in Glastonbury and across the state. Connecticut is short of about 85,000 affordable housing units for very low-income renters, according to the National Low Income Housing Coalition estimates. Multi-family rental properties in Glastonbury have been “functionally nil” in recent years, Guszkowski said, while the current waiting list for properties […]

Home prices in Alexandria have risen nea...

Placeholder while loading article actions There’s a question that keeps coming up when new affordable housing projects are presented to homeowners in cities like Alexandria: how will it affect home prices? The common assumption, according to elected officials, is that new public or subsidized housing will cause the value of nearby homes to depreciate. But […]

High standards of professionalism for bu...

ICW Group, with offices in London, Belfast and South Shields, operates across the UK, providing high quality building warranties and building control services The company has earned an enviable reputation as a reliable partner for builders, developers, brokers and owners. In addition to providing Level A warranties, ICW offers CICAIR Approved Building Control services to […]

City seeks to expand housing options

The Town of Strathmore is exploring options to expand housing options within the community through the potential use of secondary suites, garden units and garages. Megan Williams of the Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) brought up the subject at the Committee of the Whole meeting on April 13 to discuss options. The presentation detailed for council […]

The ULBs gain access to the urban planni...

Bhubaneshwar: The state government has decided to delegate the urban planning mission to the Collectivités Locales d’Urbanisme (ULB), an official said during the orientation workshop for municipal engineers on the approval of construction plans held here Thursday. The 74th law amending the Constitution provides for the delegation of the town planning function to the ULBs. […]

Planning Commission adopts new regulatio...

After an hour of closed session to open its monthly April evening meeting, the Warren County Board of Supervisors convened its open session at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, April 19. Business” to consider as the meeting’s final talking points or action items produced a surprise on the agenda for those remaining when the meeting adjourned […]

Requirements, Loan Limits, and Rates for...

An FHA loan is a government-backed mortgage loan that has fewer financial restrictions. An FHA loan may be available with debt or a poor credit score. Even with a bankruptcy or other financial difficulty, you may be able to acquire an FHA loan. This post will examine FHA loans, their restrictions, and if they’re good […]

£10million housing development for Bolto

Plans have been unveiled for a 58-unit, £10million housing development on a former car park in Bolton. The town center scheme will be carried out by Birchwood-based Your Housing Group, with local company Forshaw Construction named as the contractor. The St George’s Row development will provide 58 affordable homes, including a mix of two-, three- […]

Skagway officials assess future of city ...

Skagway’s assembly seeks to discuss the future of its community-run medical clinic. Thursday night, they will vote on whether or not to allow the borough executive to negotiate a sale price with the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium before submitting that deal to voters for final approval. They will also look at multiple ways to […]

Rice Development Corp. donated $50,000 ...

Content of the article A non-committal donation of $50,000 from Rice Development Corp. will contribute to a housing reserve fund set up by the city last fall to help create affordable housing in Saugeen Shores, the fastest growing community in Bruce County which has a rental vacancy rate of zero %. rate and an average […]

Concerns have been raised over the 800 h...

Residents of Peterhead have expressed concern over plans to build 800 homes on the outskirts of the town, saying the development is “ridiculous” and would “overwhelm” Inverugie. Homebuilder Claymore Homes has asked Aberdeenshire Council for plans for the proposed major mixed-use development in South Ugie. The new homes would be built next to community facilities, […]

“Another Layer of Help”: Inauguration of

Excavation of a new supportive housing complex in the Blood Tribe in southern Alberta is set to begin on Wednesday, after a long and bumpy road for the group responsible. Initiated by the Changing Horses NFP Society, the facility will be located behind the shelter in Moses Lake, Alberta, a community adjacent to the town […]

Guilderland residents briefed on town pl...

GUILDERLAND – Residents received updates on a number of planning issues in Guilderland during an April 12 morning meeting with planner Kenneth Kovalchik. Kovalchik discussed topics ranging from water and open space to city home building projects. The meeting was recorded and posted online by resident Gerd Beckmann. Water consumption was discussed and framed in […]

Berlin weighs new housing development | ...

BERLIN – A new housing development could be in the works in Berlin, adding to the city’s already busy list of residential development projects. At its regular meeting on Monday, the Berlin City Council held an upcoming public hearing to seek feedback from nearby residents and landowners regarding “Berlin Acres”, a four-home development project which, […]

Only 17,000 homes delivered under Naya P...

ISLAMABAD: So far, only 17,000 homes have been delivered across the country under the previous government’s Naya Pakistan housing initiative. The number of housing units delivered so far is not even one percent of what was promised by the former government – five million housing units. Interestingly, the Naya Pakistan Housing and Development Authority has […]

One of Ireland’s most successful housing

Sophia, a national homeless housing and service provider, began celebrating its 25th anniversary this year by paying tribute to the role religious congregations have played in helping Ukrainian homeless people and refugees. Sophia’s founder, Sr Jean Quinn, said she had helped hundreds of people, including families, to come out of homelessness, but “it could not […]

BPSC recruitment 2022: Deadline to apply...

The application process to fill 107 vacant Assistant Planning Supervisor positions will close on April 18. Interested candidates who have not yet applied can apply online through the official website of BPSC at bpsc.bih.nic.in. The recruitment campaign aims to fill a total of 107 vacant positions. Here is the direct link to complete the application […]

Affordable housing projects in Westford ...

Affordable housing projects in Westford and Fitchburg are among 15 projects across Massachusetts that share $63 million in state funding announced Thursday. The Department of Housing and Community Development awards will result in the creation or preservation of 697 rental units, including 479 for low-income households and another 150 for those with very low incomes […]

Life in the notorious housing estate in ...

Tourists visiting Betty’s Tea Rooms or strolling along the Stray will never have heard of Harrogate’s Jennyfields estate, let alone visit it. “You only know this place exists if you live here,” says Sarah Dinsdale, who runs a café right in the heart of the estate. While visitors to the spa town would have no […]

The Chicago alderman has softened his st...

CHICAGO (WLS) — Several tenants of Atrium Village in Old Town said they felt let down by the 27th Ward Ald. Walter Burnett. A Better Government Association survey revealed several developments made to the developer of the apartment, Onni Group, which had a negative impact on long-time residents. These residents said they had been swept […]

District Court Summons NMC Planning Depa...

Nagpur: The District Court has summoned the Town Planning Department of the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) to make its statement in the Wathoda TDR case. One of the two recipients of Transferable Development Rights (TDRs) – Bharat Patel – has alleged various flaws in the investigation report submitted by the Divisional Commissioner and also questioned […]

Southington officials face challenges to...

SOUTHINGTON – As apartment rents and housing prices rise, local authorities are facing the challenges that come with trying to increase the supply of affordable housing in the city. In this first installment of a series of surveys on affordable housing in Southington, we’ll explain what’s considered affordable by the state, local authority concerns, and […]

Planning Commission Reviewing Servitas H...

A perfect storm. Read the first part A daily post reader sent me a link yesterday, to a thoughtful op-ed by real estate commentator John Wake in Forbes magazine, titled “The Real Reason Home Prices Are Skyrocketing: What the Real Estate Industry Won’t Tell You.” You can read the article here. I’m always interested in […]

City of Lyme: Affordable Housing Commiss...

April 11, 2022 On Monday, May 2 at 7:00 p.m. on Zoom, the Affordable Housing Commission (AHC) will host a virtual community meeting to present a draft Lyme Affordable Housing Plan. Under a state mandate (CGS Section 8-30j), every municipality in Connecticut must prepare and adopt an affordable housing plan by June 1, 2022. All […]

🌱More land is being preserved in Haddam

Good day, neighbors! It’s me again, Karena Garrity, your host of the Haddams-Killingworth Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Rather sunny and windy. High: 66 Low: 51. Here are today’s top stories in The Haddams-Killingworth: A new 50-acre parcel of land has been added to the Haddam Land Trust property list. Called the Deforest Preserve, the […]

Urban Planning Consultant – Senior or Pr

HOLIDAYS REF: AK18866 The Opportunity Kingsley acts for a niche and highly experienced planning consultancy based in the North West of England with national coverage. Working across all asset classes, including commercial, residential, educational and more, an experienced Master or Principal Planner should join a busy and ambitious team. The role The successful candidate can […]

Planning Commission Reviewing Servitas H...

Read the first part The first item to be discussed, at the Tuesday, April 12, planning committee meeting, was the proposal to use approximately one-third of South Pagosa Park as the site for a 28-unit apartment building… which could, or no, look something like the photo above. Whatever the building looks like…it might or might […]

The Recorder – Housing projects draw ang

Published: 04/13/2022 16:00:54 Modified: 04/13/2022 15:59:44 MONTAGUE — Landlord Chris Couture clashed with the Planning Board over the potential implementation of mixed-use housing on First Street during the council’s “Smart Growth Overlay District” public hearing on Tuesday. Couture said he owns a parcel at “the grassy end of First Street” in one of two areas […]

Lecturer in Urban Design (teaching and r...

This appointment is for a permanent lecturer to deliver and develop our teaching and research in the field of urban planning within the Department of Environmental Planning and Management of the School of Environment, education and development. We welcome applications from individuals committed to high-quality teaching and research in urban design. The appointee is expected […]

Planning Commission Reviews Servitas Hou...

Read the first part The planning commission meeting last April 12, at Pagosa Springs City Hall, drew a decent audience, many of whom rose to their feet at the start of the meeting to publicly cheer for the creation – thanks to government attendance. – more housing for the workforce. What turned out to be […]

Moraga encourages residents to participa...

Posted on April 13, 2022 Moraga encourages residents to participate in housing element decisions with the Balancing Act tool By Vera Kochan Example of multi-family dwelling Photo provided California municipalities are poised to enter the 6th cycle housing element between 2023 and 2031. The Regional Housing Needs Allocation (RHNA) for Moraga, as determined by the […]

East Spencer is enjoying a long-sought r...

EAST SPENCER, NC (WBTV) — The small town of East Spencer in Rowan County is experiencing a construction boom. After going ten years without a single new home being built and sold, there are now 15 new homes in various stages of completion with plans for more on the way. Jerry McLellan and his wife […]

Planning Commission Reviewing Servitas H...

If a person were cynical, they might be tempted to make the following observation: “Workforce housing is like the weather. Everyone talks about it, but no one does anything. » In fact, however, the community of Pagosa Springs seems poised to do a lot about the labor housing crisis here. On April 5, for example, […]

Offer to demolish Falmouth pub and repla...

Plans to demolish an empty pub and replace it with up to 10 new homes have been rejected by councillors. Planning permission has been sought to replace the Boslowick Inn in Falmouth with the new accommodation. However, when the plans were presented to the Cornwall Council Sub-Area Central Planning Committee this morning, the request was […]

Katherine faces a housing “crisis”. Adv

Residents of some of the most remote communities in the Northern Territory who are forced to travel for hours to access critical hospital and surgical treatment in Katherine are sleeping rough in parks and on the banks of the river, said Peter McMillan , Managing Director of NT Shelter. Key points: People from remote communities […]

Letter to the editor: Supporting legisla...

Editor’s note: The author’s hometown has been blacked out to protect her safety and that of her child. Moving to Maine, I never could have imagined how much the housing crisis would affect my life. The lack of affordable housing is a nightmare for too many families in Maine, a nightmare that my young child […]

Townhouse sales will bring affordable ho...

CINCINNATI — Like many parts of the country, Cincinnati has seen a real estate boom in recent years. With low interest rates and limited housing supply, prices have skyrocketed. What do you want to know The Port purchased vacant properties in Mount Auburn in order to build new homes at market prices in the neighborhood; […]

The Edsel of Urban Design – Architecture

Saturday 09 April 2022 Will Morgan, architecture critic The ill-conceived and unambitious plan for plot 2 in the Bailiwick of Commission 195 will apparently go ahead. Even so, we can express our regret at the limited vision behind it and express our concern about its deleterious effects in the future. (If the Urbanica solution is […]

Southold Town Planning Council Meeting –

The Southold Town Planning Board business session will be held on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. at the Southold Town Meeting Hall, 53095 NYS Route 25, Southold, NY. This meeting is public; however, this is not a public hearing. Public testimony may not be solicited or received. The public meeting of the Southold […]

Sac State students struggle to find acco...

Priscilla Garcia Pargas Sac State psychology student Roza Mahzabin sits in her dorm at American River Courtyard Thursday, March 17, 2022. Mahzabin left Los Angeles to attend Sacramento State and said she had to turn to Facebook to find accommodation for the next semester. Under the “Sac State Housing” search on Facebook, there are many […]

Housing is crucial to creating wealth in...

On the West Side in North Lawndale, community organizers have ambitious plans to build hundreds of affordable homes but are struggling to secure low-cost building loans. A partnership between United Power for Action & Justice, Lawndale Christian Development Corp. and Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives raised $12.5 million to begin construction, but needs to double that amount […]

Developers advance plan to turn Alexandr...

Fairstead, Mill Creek Residential and The communities group have submitted a Concept 1 plan with the city of Alexandria to a proposal to transform Samuel Madden Public Housing site in a new mixed-use community. Located at 401 Wythe Street in Alexandria, Virginia, the property was built in 1945. The plan, in partnership with the owner […]

New housing complex for the elderly in A...

ASHTABULA – A new seniors’ apartment complex is coming to Ashtabula. City Council on Monday evening approved an order authorizing the City Manager to enter into a Community Reinvestment Area Tax Incentive Agreement with Ashtabula Senior Housing to 50% for 10 years for the construction and operation of Chestnut Village Apartments. Construction is expected to […]

JHMR employee housing project to start t...

TETON VILLAGE, Wyo.– Phase two of the Powderhorn employee housing project will begin this month, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (JHMR) announced yesterday. Three four-storey buildings will be constructed, adding 30 employee housing units, totaling 90 beds. The project will be located on the same property as the current JHMR employee accommodation on Powderhorn Lane opposite […]

Westchester celebrates April as National...

WESTCHESTER – In recognition of April as National Fair Housing Month, the County Government of Westchester is highlighting the work of the Human Rights Commission (HRC) to implement and enforce the Fair Housing Act of county in Westchester. Fair housing is a right for every person in every city, town, and village, and the county’s […]

“Legal battle on Tafelberg site, proof o

Ndifuna Ukwazi Law Center attorney Jonty Cogger chats with breakfast host Refilwe Moloto. Activist group Ndifuna Ukwazi have launched a campaign urging Prime Minister Alan Winde to free up the Tafelberg site for affordable housing The organization’s Jonty Cogger says there is nothing stopping the Western Cape Government from developing social housing on the property […]

🌱 Round Rock at Austin MotoGP+ cause hig

Happy Tuesday neighbours! Here’s everything happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Sunshine. High: 93 Low: 62. Here are today’s top three stories at Round Rock: A Round Rock-based company will play a vital role in Austin’s MotoGP this weekend. Volcon ePowersports, an all-electric off-road powersports company, will offer a fleet of motorcycles for […]

Conway Point housing program will help W...

One Vision Housing’s new development, Conway Point Housing Scheme, will offer 46 Rent to Buy apartments in Wirral Located two minutes from Birkenhead town centre, the Conway Point housing project will provide essential and affordable apartments to rent for local residents. One Vision HousingThe new development of was made possible by £1.7million in funding from […]

Planning law needs review: PM – FBC News

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said there was a need to review the planning law. [Source: World Atlas] Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama said there was a need to review the planning law. Speaking on the i-Taukei Case’s Nai Lalakai program on Radio Fiji One, Bainimarama said the law came into effect in 1946 and no longer […]

0403 Chronicle of the Week in Review: Ro...

Some of the most popular stories of the week pharmacist B&W Rexall Drug owner and pharmacist Ken Heiman works with patient Fran Krug on Tuesday March 22 at his pharmacy in Inverness. Heiman now incorporates a Test and Treat program where he can assess, test and prescribe medications for common ailments. Matthew Beck / Chronicle […]

Mallacoota housing crisis worsens two ye...

Only 15 of the 120 homes in Mallacoota flattened in the devastating 2019 bushfires have been rebuilt, leaving many of the city’s essential workers unable to find housing. Kate Cowden of Mallacoota and District Recovery Association says building a home would normally take two to three years if not for the additional delays caused by […]

The city is working on a plan to guide g...

At a community meeting on March 31 to educate residents on the housing component, staff presented a list of potential housing sites, demonstrated a simulation tool for housing site assignment and collected public comments. This marks the next step in creating the housing element for Los Gatos, which serves as a model for the growth […]

GHMC’s planning revenue grows by 73%

GMMC Logo Hyderabad: The Urban Planning Wing of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has witnessed a massive growth of 73% in its revenue collection for the year 2021-22. The Town Planning wing raked in Rs Rs.1,144.08 crore from Rs 661 crore in 2020-21. This fiscal year, the civic body issued 17,572 building permits and […]

The Day – Waterford revises its affordab

Waterford — The city’s Planning and Zoning Commission met virtually on Tuesday to review the draft affordable housing plan which will be presented to residents at a public hearing on May 10. Municipalities have until June 1 to adopt a plan required by the state under Public Law 17-170. The plan, which must be updated […]

municipal corporation of greater hyderab...

Hyderabad: Greater Hyderabad Muncipal Corporation (GHMC) Urban Planning Wing has seen its revenue increase by 73%. This was due to the rise in the real estate scenario during the 2021-2022 fiscal year after the Covid lockdown. Official data shows that the wing issued 17,572 construction permits and earned revenue of 1,144 crore in 2021-22, while […]

GHMC Urban Planning Revenue Up 73% in FY...

Hyderabad: The planning wing of the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) in the financial year 2021-22 sanctioned 17,572 building permits and issued 1,550 certificates of occupancy. It received Rs 1,144.08 crore as revenue for building permit fees and charges, compared to 11,538 building permits, 1,574 occupancy certificates and Rs 661 crore collected in 2020-21. Thus, […]

Pushing to make CBD in 2050 a place for ...

Sydney will be transformed by three public squares in the heart of the city, wider pathways and harbor pools as part of a City of Sydney plan to provide more urban spaces for residents by 2050. The council’s long-term strategy for what post-pandemic Sydney might look like in 30 years includes better connections to culture, […]

73% increase in GHMC planning revenue

Published: Updated – 10:58 PM, Fri – 1 Apr 22 Hyderabad: Ignoring the pandemic hangover, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) urban planning wing recorded a 73% increase in revenue this financial year compared to the previous year. The total revenue generated this year was Rs 1,144.08 crore compared to Rs 661 crore in 2020-21. […]

Selective living groups to receive on-ca...

Lucky members of Duke’s Select Life Groups will now get prime real estate on campus, right in the Krzyzewskiville tents. After announcing that they would expel all SLGs from campus in 2023, the university administration changed course, something it had never done before in its smooth rollout of QuadEx. “You see, we really care about […]

Jessica Winn: Tenant speaks out on South...

When Fairview Hospital suspended elective surgeries due to the COVID pandemic, Housatonic resident Jessica Winn left her role as a day surgery nurse to support withdrawn COVID patients, working at the center testing and administering vaccines. If you received an injection at one of the college clinics, they may have administered it to you. Winn […]