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British Columbia ‘clear’ there isn’t eno

VANCOUVER — British Columbia’s acting attorney general says the province has been “clear” with Vancouver officials that the crown corporation responsible for subsidized housing does not have enough spaces available for people who are told to take down their tents along a street in the city’s Downtown Eastside. Murray Rankin, who is also minister responsible […]

Houston’s pandemic housing boom is over.

Houston’s housing market is finally slowing — but it’s not slowing as quickly as many other destinations that have become hotspots for migration during the pandemic, according to Redfin research. The share of so-called “stale” listings in Houston — or homes that have been on the market for more than 30 days — jumped about […]

Gordon College to sell land for housing ...

WENHAM — Gordon College has reached an agreement to sell part of its land to a development company which plans to build housing for people aged 55 and over. In an email to the university community, Gordon College President Michael Hammond said the sale would generate “an eight figure figure” and help the college pay […]

Urban design through a gender lens

In an Architecture Daily article, Camilla Ghisleni highlights the benefits of designing cities and public spaces for all users, including different genders, ages, and abilities described in the Handbook for Gender-Inclusive Urban Planning and Design, published in 2020 by the World Bank. As Ghisleni writes, “The initiatives presented by the guide seek to break with […]

Suffolk Legislature again approves $4.2 ...

The Suffolk County Legislature has reauthorized $4.2 million in infrastructure funding for the $92 million Matinecock Court affordable housing development planned for East Northport. The money is tied to infrastructure improvements under the Suffolk County Affordable Housing Opportunity Program and the Inclusive Housing Sewer Infrastructure Pilot Program, said Peter G. Florey, the developer. of the […]

Tiny houses in a small town: is this the...

When Tafadzwa “T” Nemuseso, a traveling nurse from Zimbabwe and Florida, received his first assignment in December 2021 at the Boulder Intensive Behavioral Center, his search for affordable housing led him to a small residence in an unlikely location. . During Nemuseso’s first week of mission, he lived in an apartment in Helena. After searching […]

Local business owners call for a broader...

Staffing has been a problem for local businesses, in part because of a hurdle that can be difficult to overcome: the supply of housing. According to Kim Mosley, president of the Los Altos Chamber of Commerce, the lack of affordable housing in Los Altos has impacted everyone from brick-and-mortar retailers to nonprofits. “As the housing […]

Tech titan wants more homes, but not in ...

Marc Andreessen. Photo AP. BY EMILY MIBACHDaily Post Editor One of Silicon Valley’s kingmakers wants to see homes built for “ordinary people” – but not in his hometown of Atherton. Marc Andreessen, who helped fund Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and helped create Netscape, wrote an essay in 2020 on his blog titled “Time to Build” where […]

Plans unveiled for £20m neighborhood cen

PLANS for the £20million construction of a new neighborhood center on the outskirts of Aberdeen have been announced. Property development company, Hargreaves Land, has entered into a joint venture with Grandhome Trust to develop the new neighborhood shopping center as part of the Grandhome residential development in Bridge of Don. The development has already seen […]

How gender inclusion influences urban de...

How gender inclusion influences urban design #DCRainbowCrosswalks Washington, DC USA. Flickr by Ted Eytan Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0) To share To share Facebook Twitter Mail pinterest WhatsApp Or https://www.archdaily.com/986297/how-gender-inclusion-is-influencing-urban-design In the 1970s in Berkeley, California, a group of disability rights activists called the Rolling Quads began dismantling curbs and improvising sidewalk ramps, demanding […]

Kmc Planning Department Earns ₹15cr in J

Kolhapur Municipal Corporation KOLHAPUR: The town planning department of the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation (CMK) raked in around Rs 15.2 crore in the first four months alone of the 2022-23 financial year. Of the 830 construction proposals, the town planning department (TP) approved 469 as of July 31. Most of these proposals were for individual houses […]

‘Cheaper than carpet’: huge blocks in ho

Rosa Woods / Stuff A 3,200sqm section of the seafront at Lyall Bay is just one of the options on the table for developers in Wellington, with hopes of increased density and more homes in mind for the area . (File photo) A Lyall Bay site has a price tag of $25 million. Or, if […]

An aviary housing 46 species of birds in...

An aviary spanning one acre and housing 46 species of birds was inaugurated in Bahria town in Karachi on Friday. The aviary, the only one of its kind in the country, has a total of about 600 songbirds. It has been designed to look like a jungle where fog effects have also been created through […]

Chicago’s vacant public housing occupied

About 35 people gathered outside a four-bedroom house in Humboldt Park on Friday to enjoy the sun, music and food. They were stationed there to act as a barrier between the people who lived in the house and the people who were trying to get them out. The home was one of four homes from […]

Florida town opens new affordable housin...

ECONOMISTS EXPECTED THE LABOR MARKET TO SHOW SOME COOLING. ERIN: CREWS INNOVATE TODAY ON A NEW APARTMENT COMPLEX IN DELRAY BEACH. TIFFANY: THIS WILL BE A GREAT HELP FOR PEOPLE WHO HAVE STRUGGLES WITH RENT. CALEB: THEY HAVE INITIATED A 60-UNIT HOUSING PROJECT FOR FAMILIES IN NEED THAT HOPE TO HIGHLIGHT THE SHORTAGE OF AFFORDABLE […]

The Planning Commission officially joins...

The Warren County Planning Commission held a regular 3.5-hour meeting on July 13, short of two members, after commission member Joe Longo’s sudden resignation last month and Kaylee Richardson’s absence from the district of South River. This proved a problem early on when the commission considered the former case of an amendment to Warren County […]

Anti-corruption office raids panchayat p...

By Express press service VIJAYAWADA: Detectives from the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) carried out a surprise inspection in the town planning wing of the Nandigama panchayat office and seized documents related to pending cases on Thursday. Following complaints about irregularities in the issuance of building permits, the surprise inspection was carried out, officials said. Similarly, ACB […]

Northeast Iowa City Senior Housing/Resid...

A rendering of a future single-family housing option within Monument Hills, a proposed development in northeast Iowa City. (Render provided by the City of Iowa City) IOWA CITY — A proposed new subdivision in northeast Iowa City that would include single-family homes and a seniors’ community easily passed the Iowa City Council’s first vote on […]

New density rules for big cities could a...

Christel Yardley / Stuff New changes to government-mandated housing intensification rules could negatively impact what Hamiltonians see as “normal,” says city council planning director Mark Davey. Sweeping new housing density rules risk allowing shoddy urban design, warns a city planner struggling with the problem in Hamilton. Mark Davey’s candid comments come ahead of a Thursday […]

The CM approves the urban plans of five ...

Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel has approved the Five Metro Master Plan taking a step closer to planned urban development. In a bid to facilitate life through well-planned development of towns and cities, the Chief Minister has approved a total of 3 preliminary town plans, one for Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Bhavnagar. It also approved two […]

Student and Employee Housing Planned for...

Plans to build on-campus housing for San Mateo County community college students and employees took another step forward last week, with several sites identified for this purpose on the county’s three campuses. The locations are part of the San Mateo County Community College District Facilities Master Plan, a roadmap for campus developments adopted by the […]

Thiruvananthapuram to cancel detailed ur...

August 02, 2022 C.W. Team The civic body of Thiruvananthapuram has decided to recommend the state government to cancel the Detailed Town Planning Projects (DTPs) of the city. The issue was placed on the agenda for the council meeting held on July 14, which was apparently declared adopted amid a din. There was no discussion […]

Cottonwood residents grapple with housin...

Cottonwood residents say they are struggling to find housing because a resort is buying properties for its employees. Melany Walton had thought poplar would be the perfect place for her to spend her retirement years. When she decided to move from California to small town Arizona 12 years ago, she expected her cost of living […]

Government consults on implementation of...

THE GOVERNMENT is consulting on proposed changes to building regulations under Part Three of the Safe Buildings Act 2022. The consultation is seeking views on policy proposals for legislation to be introduced to create the building control procedure for high-risk buildings, as well as broader changes are proposed to improve the building control system as […]

Neighborhood for rent: housing to be bui...

At 24, with a roommate and another on the way, Luke Janney knew he needed more than his two-bedroom apartment in East Brainerd, but wasn’t ready to become a landlord. “I had fun with it [ownership] option, but I didn’t think I was ready,” says Janney, who works in Chattanooga for Knoxville-based Axle Logistics. “Renting […]