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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 […]

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 […]

‘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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fuller Center for Housing needs voluntee...

DETROIT LAKES — A local family of four will soon have a new home, thanks to the Detroit Lakes chapter of the Fuller Center for Housing…but to complete the project in time for the fall, the organization aims non-profit needs volunteers to help with “construction days”. Tom Thibeau, of Bangor, Maine, removes siding from the […]

Severe housing shortage for Banff worker...

As a citizen who lived in Banff on and off for two decades, Nikole Poirier didn’t hesitate to leave the mountain town to help her family members retire. But when she was ready to return, she faced a major problem: there was nowhere to live. She started looking for a place to rent two months […]

Hochul touts state investments in afford...

LAKE PLACID — Governor Kathy Hochul said Friday that state lawmakers are currently discussing how the state could play a role in regulating short-term vacation rentals in New York, and she hopes for a “balance” could be found in areas like Lake Placid to accommodate tourists while ensuring that there is affordable housing […]

Jose Acuzar sworn in as head of housing ...

Screenshot from Facebook video of RTVM MANILA, Philippines — Property developer Jose Acuzar was sworn in as secretary of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) on Friday. President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. took the Oath of Acuzar in the study room of Malacañan Palace. Acuzar is the brother-in-law of Paquito Ochoa Jr., […]

Davie votes to move forward with develop...

Davie town leaders voted Wednesday night to move forward with plans to build a new subdivision on a farm. It comes after community members fought for weeks to save farmland. “It’s a huge loss for the community,” said Santiago Arroyo. Arroyo and other farmers are disappointed that the 27-acre farm, located on the corner of […]

In CT, social housing drives up property...

Planning and zoning meetings across Connecticut have been punctuated by decades of public comments that low-income housing, if the commission dared to allow such housing to be introduced in their city, would reduce the value of homeowners’ homes. holders. The argument could be summarized that the development of social housing, by its very proximity to […]

South Chester County is in desperate nee...

Continuing my discussion with Jim Mercante and Burt Rothenberger on accessible housing. One in 100 of our neighbors has been homeless in a year, and we can do something about it. KACS (Kennett Area Community Service), our local food cabinet and housing resource, and the county have a vision to eliminate poverty, or at least […]

Our View: Jeanie Cannell and Our Heartbr...

If you think your town is running out of housing needs or an apartment building project isn’t right for your neighborhood, consider Jeanie Cannell. Cinnamon ; her ailing husband, Roger, and daughter Margaret Belanger have money saved up and stable incomes. Yet they can’t find anywhere to live except for a van in a parking […]

The new Wexford housing estate will prov...

CONTRACTORS are busy putting the finishing touches on a brand new housing estate which hopes to see 67 names removed from the local authority housing list in the coming months. áirc an Aird in Coolcotts is a 67-unit development, consisting of 25 two-storey, three-bedroom homes; 4 four-bed, three-storey houses; 7 two-story and two-story houses; 6 […]

Kitsilano social housing proposal divide...

Despite homelessness and poverty being hot topics among British Columbia voters this year, a community group in Kitsilano is doing everything it can to prevent the construction of a social housing project in its piece. The project would add 129 below-market rental units to the city, including units with supports for people experiencing homelessness or […]

RDA advises citizens to check the status...

Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) has advised citizens to check the status of housing companies on the official website of RDA before investing According to an RDA spokesperson, RDA on the directives of the Director General (DG) had issued notices to 12 illegal housing schemes. The Directorate of Metropolitan Planning and Traffic Engineering (MP&TE), RDA, was […]

Pelham struggles with workforce housing ...

PELHAM — Pat Gendron has fought his city to build 90 apartments, 23 of them at below-market rents, on land he’s owned for nearly two decades. The Pelham resident won a favorable decision from the New Hampshire Housing Appeals Board last summer, received a waiver from the city’s zoning board last winter and was set […]

Siren Housing and Development Questions ...

Siren Village Council continues to clarify the details of their new housing development and how best to move forward and hopefully generate interest in selling the lots. The board had launched several issues regarding the property in Tewalt Road, on the south side of the village. The village acts as the developer and pilots the […]

Housing issues persist for community mem...

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – KY Tenants held a town hall meeting Friday at the Lyric Theater to address the issue of affordable housing in Lexington. Lexington wife Davita Gatewood’s fight to secure a home for her and her six children began months ago. Gatewood received notice to vacate his rented home in January. She […]

Developer responds with plan after golf ...

THE rejection of plans to build 33 houses on the corner of a golf course is being appealed. Swindon Borough Council has rejected an application hoping to create a small housing estate on Wrag Barn in Highworth – so developers are fighting the move. Bewley Homes Ltd hopes to overturn this refusal for the new […]

NI Housing Association Representative Bo...

Hazel Bell OBE has been appointed as the new chair of the organization which represents the 20 housing associations in Northern Ireland. Member of the Northern Ireland Federation of Housing Associations (NIFHA) comprising over 53,000 social and affordable housing. Hazel has considerable experience in the housing industry and has a degree in town and country […]

Multi-family housing and traffic – Le Ci

I’m a socially liberal, fiscally conservative activist who served as the chairman of a county commission in another county in Georgia. Among other things, I also served as chair of the tax committee for the Association of County Commissioners of Georgia. Steve Brown and I disagree on a lot of things, especially on social issues. […]

Appeal against denial of Sandycroft hous...

Deeside.com > News Job : Wed 20 Jul 2022 An appeal against the denial of plans to build houses next to an earthworks company in Flintshire has been dismissed. Cheshire Tarmac and Driveways Ltd applied in November 2020 to build six properties on land in Station Road in Sandycroft. The family business, specializing in tarmac […]

Inside Housing – News – Grant funding sh

Grant funding should be refocused to include regeneration and location, the chief executive of the National Housing Federation (NHF) has told MPs. Kate Henderson giving evidence at a LUHC committee meeting on Monday (Picture: Parliament TV) dividing lines Select Committee witnesses fear lack of detail in Leveling and Regeneration Bill will make #UKhousing difficult to […]

Cape Town lacks urgency to build well-lo...

More than 100 people marched on Saturday at three of 11 sites for social and affordable housing projects in Woodstock and Salt River in Cape Town. The march marked five years since Cape Town first identified the 11 housing sites. Read: Developer reaches landmark deal with families occupying Kommetjie land The city says the main […]

KCR sanctions housing colony for flood-a...

Express press service KHAMMAM: Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has announced Rs 1,000 crore for the construction of houses for people living on the banks of the Godavari who face frequent flooding problems in Bhadrachalam and Pinapaka divisions. About 1,500 to 2,000 families are affected by floods each year, he said. “I will come to […]

This abandoned hospital will become affo...

It was once a thriving health care campus with an acute care and children’s hospital, training centers for doctors and nurses, and laboratories that pioneered groundbreaking medical discoveries. Today, the old campus of Victoria Hospital southeast of downtown London, Ontario, looks more dead than alive. Only two of the five original brown-brick buildings remain, boarded […]

Hilton Head Island seeks to ease housing...

HILTON HEAD ISLAND — While more than 14,000 workers drive to and from this island every day because they can’t afford to live near their jobs, De-Mario Dixon isn’t one of them. He rents a subsidized unit from his employer, Sea Pines Resort, five minutes from the restaurant where he serves as a senior server. […]

Portola Valley Housing Element Project H...

Fears over the loss of stables and scenic corridors, as well as the increased risk of forest fire, were part of an hour-long discussion on Wednesday July 13 in the Portola Valley before the town council announced approves its housing element project. The draft will be sent to the state, pending revisions requested by the […]

2 Views MBTA Housing Zoning Guidelines

The Boston Globe The “argument” asks: Is the state’s multifamily zoning requirement in MBTA communities good policy? The answers are City Manager Adam Chapdelaine — yes — and Randall Block, president of the community organization Newton of the right size — Nope. These comments are republished with permission from the authors. Chapdelaine, also chairman of […]

Prince George opens supportive housing f...

Women and children leaving violence will now have access to 55 new safe and affordable homes, including support services, with the opening of My Sister’s Place in Prince George. My Sister’s Place is a four building development on 14th Avenue with 18 transitional home beds, 16 second stage housing units and 21 affordable rental townhouses. […]

Former Massachusetts school becomes seni...

Gregg Shupe Wells School Residences provide affordable housing for residents 55 and older. A 106-year-old school building has been adapted into affordable senior housing in Southbridge, Massachusetts. Arch Communities and WinnCompanies have announced the completion of The Residences at Wells School. Of the property’s 62 apartments, 56 offer affordable housing at rents set at 60% […]

Housing, commercial development planned ...

LAPEL – A local business owner and developer plans to turn 25 acres of land into housing and commercial space along the Ind. 32. Andy Cole of BC Property and Bryan Stumpf of 11th Street Development are planning a 97-unit subdivision with three different options and a commercial development. The 25-acre site is located on […]

Brighton and Hove News » Thirty people d

More than 30 people died in assisted and emergency accommodation in Brighton and Hove last year. The number of homeless deaths – 31 last year – was up slightly from 30 deaths in 2020, it emerged this afternoon (Tuesday July 12). The high number of homeless deaths in Brighton and Hove prompted campaigner Daniel Harris […]

Inside Housing – Commentary – Are street

But redeveloping entire blocks to create new, denser neighborhoods? Perhaps even with livable streets, parks, local shops and services? You know all those things that soft density can provide – and that generates places that are thriving, productive and fun? This would require buying out hundreds, if not thousands, of private owners, all of whom […]

Death toll in Russian rocket attack on b...

Rescuers work at a residential building damaged by a Russian military strike, amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine, in the town of Chasiv Yar, Donetsk region, Ukraine, July 11, 2022. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHASIV YAR, Ukraine, July 11 (Reuters) – The death toll from a Russian rocket […]

New Bedford Group seeks solutions to hou...

Despite some promising economic signs, New Bedford still faces many challenges. One of the most important is housing. There are no easy answers to the housing crisis. The cost of buying a home is unaffordable for many New Bedford residents. Rents have also skyrocketed in recent years; three-bedroom apartments that only a few years ago […]

Hasting District: Flaxmere housing devel...

Earthworks are progressing at a steady pace for Flaxmere’s new homes. A decision on which development body will be given the green light to build new homes in Flaxmere will be made soon. With road and pipeline works underway, Flaxmere Trades is teaming up to give itself the best chance of winning tenders or sub-contracting […]

The housing crisis is changing mindsets ...

RUIDOSO, NM — There’s a lot to like in the sleepy mountain town of Ruidoso, New Mexico, but life for the past few years has been anything but simple for the service industry. “After the pandemic hit, I mean, it was like, where did everybody go,” said Chon Caswell, general manager of two restaurants in […]

Council initially approves housing rezon...

While many local residents continue to oppose a rezoning application in east Columbus, the Columbus City Council has given initial approval, albeit with certain stipulations. On Tuesday, council unanimously approved the first reading of an ordinance rezoning 19 acres at 3272 Taylor Road from Residential: Single Family 2 (RS2) to Residential: Single Family 4 (RS4) […]

Housing plans for the old bowling green

The former Crown Road, Stone Lawn Bowling site slated for new accommodation A former downtown bowling club base could make way for new homes – but community leaders have raised concerns that too many properties are planned for the site. An application to build 10 houses on land in Crown Street, Stone, has been submitted […]

Blue Mountain Resort calls for employee ...

“There is little policy guidance that recognizes the need for employee housing, what employee housing is or how it can be provided,” says Blue Mountain official Blue Mountain Resort President and COO Dan Skelton is calling on the city and county to establish policies specifically for employee housing development. In a recent letter to the […]

social housing in Gori, Ozurgeti, Kutais...

Public housing in the central Georgian town of Gori and the western municipalities of Ozurgeti and Kutaisi fails to meet “even minimum” standards to ensure citizens’ right to adequate housing, the Georgian Public Defender has said. The assessment comes after the monitoring group of the Public Defender’s Office inspected the facilities provided by local self-government […]

Addressing Affordable Housing in Fort Er...

What is the state of affordable housing in Fort Erie? According to a report describing the results of a housing needs study conducted on behalf of the city’s Affordable Housing Committee presented to council in November 2019, 1,800 households are in core housing need (defined by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation as meeting one of […]

Does less parking mean more housing?

But in Oregon and California, eliminating minimum parking mandates is seen as a way to encourage compact, climate-friendly communities that solve severe housing shortages by making it easier, safer and more affordable to live and to work without a car. California law would prohibit local governments from imposing or enforcing a minimum parking requirement on […]

Real Estate Developer Receives Support f...

SIOUX CENTER—The Sioux Center City Council approved applications for support for the Iowa Workforce Housing Tax Credit Program at its June 22 meeting. Sioux Center Director of Economic Development Dennis Dokter explained that the Iowa Workforce Housing Tax Credit program is designed to promote housing development in Iowa. “Real estate developers can use this incentive […]

Vail Resorts East Vail Workforce Housing...

Citizens’ appeals for Vail Design Review Board approval of East Vail’s workforce housing development application, formerly known as Booth Heights, are to be considered by the City Council of Vail during his evening meeting on Tuesday, July 5. The item is listed in 7.1 on the agenda for the meeting, which begins at 6 p.m. […]

Inside Lisbon’s housing crisis | euro n

Can 86 years of someone’s life be stored in a 10m2 room? Nazaré Jorge can. For three years, the Portuguese retiree has lived in a tiny room made available by the municipality of Lisbon. Unable to pay the rent for the apartment she had shared for four decades with her aunt, she was evicted in […]

The city would buy land for a housing pr...

REGION SELECTION RectangleCreated with Sketch. New Leone says city’s comprehensive development plan calls for proactive approach to end population stagnation Thursday, June 30, 2022, 3:02 p.m. CDT Updated: Thursday, June 30, 2022, 4:31 p.m. CDT NEBRASKA CITY — Nebraska City commissioners are scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 5 at the Rowe Safety […]

Ephraim Housing Authority is asking the ...

EPHRAIM — The City of Ephraim Housing Authority recently asked the Ephraim City Council to work with them on a new subdivision that the Housing Authority would like to develop on land in the city. The housing office builds houses and sells them to qualified families. Traditionally, homes have been 1,450 square feet on the […]

Pulaski sees the future of housing in 3D

Published June 28, 2022 by Beth JoJack Alquist 3D is building two 3D printed houses on Pierce Avenue in Pulaski. Photo courtesy of Alquist 3D Like communities around Virginia, the city of Pulaski faces housing demand far exceeding supply. “We don’t have enough housing in our area,” says City Manager Darlene Burcham. “So many people […]

Law creates demand for housing, high ren...

Has it ever occurred to a recent UCSC guest commentator that the overwhelming demand and skyrocketing rents might be due to people exactly like him who feel entitled to live in a beautiful seaside town for all he decides to pay? When the writer applied to UCSC, did he think the rents here were cheap? […]

Vandals destroy hives housing half a mil...

Vandals caused $5,000 in damage over the weekend after destroying a number of beehives at Swan’s Honey in Albion. In photos posted on social media, tire tracks are clearly visible where a vehicle passed through the hives. The grassy area is dotted with bits of beehives, some with honey bees clinging to them. The damage […]

Agricultural land overlooking the Coroma...

BAYLES It’s a dairy farm now, but this land near the River Thames has potential for residential development, according to reports from Thames-Coromandel District Council. Nearly 200 hectares of farmland next to the Thames golf course is up for sale, and agents say large-scale housing could be in its future. The farm is on the […]

Calls for the grass to be cut on housing...

Grass should be cut in green areas of Clonmel housing estates in May and it should not be allowed to grow wild, Clonmel Borough District members have said.Cllr Richie Molloy said while biodiversity was very important, he didn’t believe there was much value in not cutting the grass in housing estates.There weren’t many wildflowers in […]

Whether renting or buying, finding local...

WALLINGFORD — After recently getting divorced and facing high mortgage rates, Melissa Stensland has been looking for a new home in town for over a year now. “I just feel like it’s impossible,” Stensland said. Stensland, a lunch and recess aide at Cook Hill Elementary School and an Amazon employee, is looking to stay in […]

Vail Resorts on worker housing in East V...

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has recommended finding an alternate site for development in an effort to save the Gore/Eagle’s Nest Sheep Herd, a herd native to the Gore Creek Valley that needs a very specific set of biological conditions to exist. and persist in the landscape. .Vail Daily Archive Vail Resorts and the City of […]

Cheshire: Fourth new housing estate plan...

MORE than 300 new homes could be built on former Cheshire Greenbelt land in what would be the planned fourth new estate. Developer Miller Homes has submitted a planning application for 317 properties on 32 acres of land north of Lunt’s Heath Road, Widnes. This is the fourth such application to be submitted for the […]

How Australia is handling airbnb, Stayz ...

As more Australians struggle to find accommodation and the cost of goods and services soar, local and state governments have directed their considerable legislative arsenals at short-term accommodation providers. Some councils have raised rates for properties listed on platforms such as airbnb and Stayz, while state governments have capped the number of days such properties […]

Real estate agency looking for $75,000 f...

By oht_editor | on June 23, 2022 The housing authority which oversees 47 federally subsidized apartments on Pemberton Avenue is asking for $75,000 to help replace its heating system. City administrator Jamie Hainsworth said the board of commissioners had asked for the promise of financial aid. According to Nikki Vazquez, executive director of […]

DougCo commissioners plan to set up temp...

DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. – Douglas County Commissioners are seeking solutions for their homeless community. Homes built to the size of just over 60 square feet might be one way to go. The shelters would cost Douglas County $200,000, and the county considered placing them near the Douglas County Justice Center in Castle Rock – although […]

Mixed-use, high-density housing could be...

Housing development, racial justice, climate change, and wildfire mitigation are some of the major changes to the general plan of Los Gatos. The draft Master Plan 2040 update, which was approved by the planning commission last month, will serve as the framework or constitution for the city for the next 20 years, covering issues such […]

San Ramon: City Council and Planning Com...

City Council and the San Ramon Planning Commission are due to hold a special joint meeting this Tuesday where they will discuss the latest draft of the housing element update, after a period of review and feedback aimed at involving members of the local community. A certified housing element is one of the required elements […]

Cochrane’s housing market is strong but

Keeping up with the real estate market these days, especially if you’re actively trying to buy or sell, can be stressful. Most can attest to witnessing the phenomenon, coming out of the pandemic and seeing a for sale sign go up and the next day the property would be sold. According to CIR Realty’s Nicole […]

Alaska workers face a housing crisis in ...

Earthworks are underway for the new employee accommodation next to the current employee accommodation at Alyeska Resort on June 9th. (Bill Roth/DNA) Some employers in Alaska are building housing for workers, in an effort to address a severe labor shortage. This includes Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, which is building a $6.6 million facility designed for […]

Workforce housing development will inclu...

A new workforce housing development will feature 1,320 new homes on 331 acres of pasture. The Lady Lake Commission will learn more about the development at a special concept workshop scheduled for Monday at 4 p.m. at Lady Lake Town Hall. The development will include 770 single family units and 550 townhouse lots in the […]

Report: Housing suffers from lack of div...

According to a new report by two Boston University researchers and released by the Boston Foundation on Wednesday, the approval process for new housing developments in Massachusetts communities is “tilted toward an older white population with the greatest interest in hindering new developments”. Katherine Levine Einstein and Maxwell Palmer compared the demographics of public servants […]

Rental housing crisis in Echuca-Moama wo...

Rob Cathcart has lived for more than six years in a converted 30-room motel. Key points: House prices in Echuca have risen 24% in the past year, above the national ABS average Rents have increased by 20% The University of Melbourne used the tourist town as a case study to research an affordable housing solution […]

New York makes it easier to convert hote...

Also: San Diego will give at-risk seniors $500 a month for housing and more. New York Legislature revises hotels to housing plan Before taking office, New York City Mayor Eric Adams touted a plan to convert 25,000 units of vacant hotel rooms across the city into supportive housing, half of which would be prioritized for […]

Former Park councilor honored for his wo...

Former Mountainlands Executive Director Scott Loomis announced the award by naming former Park City Councilman Tim Henney as this year’s recipient. “But Tim, I think within seven years [as a city council liaison]not only was he an active board member and community advocate, but I think he probably voiced the need for affordable housing more […]

Company partners with UNILAG NASU for af...

A One of Nigeria’s leading property development companies, Bashmoh Homes, has entered into a partnership with the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU), University of Lagos Chapter (UNILAG), with the aim of making accession to the property very convenient for school staff. During the official inauguration of the project this weekend in Sojuolu town, Ifo local government […]

Beal Homes enters phase three of huge Go...

Beal Homes has entered the next phase of its highly demanded The Greenways development, bringing 76 new homes to Goole – including a new design. Phase three will bring the total number of properties delivered on the 73-acre site to more than 200, with first-time buyers expected to move into homes in this final phase […]

Brookhaven plans new housing complex at ...

YAPHANK, NY – Earlier this month, the City of Brookhaven reviewed the latest iteration of construction plans for a new housing complex on the boulevard in Yaphank called The Ponds. The Boulevard, a mixed-use development on William Floyd Parkway, has several other housing complexes on the 322-acre site, as well as a hotel and an […]

‘It’s not easy for us’: Winooski student

Editor’s Note: This story is a project in Winooski High School’s Culture and Community Capstone course, in which students “design a community project to make Winooski a more inclusive and just place.” Special thanks to Luke Dorfman, one of the course teachers, for his generous collaboration. The Underground Workshop is a collaborative network of student […]

Chun: Housing crisis in Hannover: who is...

The current housing shortage in Hannover has a high cost for our community. Both Dartmouth and Hanover must be part of the solution. by Elizabeth Chun | 06/12/22 04:05 This article is featured in the special issue Commencement & Reunions 2022. The city of Hanover – and the Upper Valley in general – has long […]

Editorial: Housing needs everyone

With the arrival of summer here, everything bureaucratic moves a little more slowly, as local governments deal with the pressing issues of high season – traffic, noise, events and the inevitable increase in demand for public safety and emergency response when our population swells thanks to our beach access. But just across the next summer […]

City urges Vail Resorts to consider alte...

The City of Vail Holds On condemnation of Booth Heights plot in East Vail and urges Vail Resorts to consider alternatives. During an executive session at its Tuesday, June 7, Vail City Council meeting, the council drafted a response to a May 23 letter from Bill Rock, executive vice president of Vail Resorts and chief […]

Lack of affordable housing persists

Murphy and Ashley Crowell had been looking for months to find a flat they could afford and finally found a place in the new Downs. Courtesy Photo/Diana Nelson SCARBOROUGH — The housing crisis continues as many Maine residents cannot afford inflated real estate prices due to a lack of inventory. The Downs have devised a […]

West Tisbury considering housing for Sta...

The West Tisbury Select Committee considered whether property on State Road could be used for city employee housing at a meeting on Wednesday June 8. West Tisbury City Administrator Jennifer Rand said she asked Dukes County Regional Housing Authority Executive Director David Vigneault about the possibility. “The response I received was that when they go […]

The town of Paradise experiences a real ...

Paradise, California – Even though mortgage applications are down, home prices in California continue to rise, keeping many Bay Area buyers from buying. Like Paradise, a city wiped off the map by the campfire is growing with plenty of real estate offerings. Paradise is at the start of its own building boom, but with a […]

Teton County Democrats Present State of ...

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Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor gets new off...

The site that once housed a partially built mixed-use development that failed during the Great Recession has been completed with a different development team at the helm. Southfield-based Redico LLC said it has completed construction of a handful of uses on the former 87-acre Bloomfield Park site — now called The Village at Bloomfield — […]

Here are three signs the Seattle-area ho...

Where local homebuyers once found bidding wars, cash offers and record price increases, they are now finding something closer to ‘normal’. Buyers and sellers closed fewer deals last month than the same time a year ago, according to data released Monday by the Northwest Multiple Listing Service. Sellers lower prices, buyers find some wiggle room, […]

Worrying floods as city revises housing ...

The city of Louisa’s planning commission has recommended approval for a major housing development, despite concerns from some residents about stormwater runoff. The commission voted 4-0 on May 31 in favor of the Timber Oaks project, which could include up to 85 new single-family and multi-family homes. The 11-acre development would be on two properties […]

City Council considers housing subsidy |...

SIBLEY—Plans to improve the town’s aesthetics and amenities took up most of Sibley Town Council’s meeting on Monday May 23. Sibley resident Darcee Schneiderman presented a preliminary plan for a project she has started organizing downtown. “I’m not here to ask permission, just your cooperation,” Schneiderman said. “I’ve always wanted to have a mural in […]

Darien will run a rare affordable housin...

DARIEN — A new mixed-use development in Darien plans to add at least 16 new residential units to the city’s housing stock this year — and a rare affordable housing lottery system will determine who might get one. The Darien Commons is one of Darien’s major incoming projects, managed by development company Federal Realty Investment […]

Affordable housing proposal could create...

The affordable housing development is proposed on a 3.3ha property between Hall Rd and Mill Lane in Kerikeri. Photo / Peter de Graaf An affordable housing development in Kerikeri with 56 two and three bedroom homes could also create a new bypass road around the town centre. Municipal corporation Far North Holdings, which manages the […]

‘You’re Not Welcome’: Opposition Grows A

Opposition intensified this week to plans to build a 24- to 26-unit subsidized housing complex in Silvis, as dozens of residents and a town official questioned the plan during a a public meeting. Around 50 residents of Silvis gathered in a town hall meeting on Wednesday evening to discuss the development of Apoyo village as […]

Don’t force affordable housing on Easton

The Easton Board of Selectmen should impose a moratorium on the “affordable” housing plan, right? While there were some good arguments at Thursday’s Affordable Housing Public Hearing to have additional affordable housing as dictated by a state mandate, it just doesn’t make sense to be driven by Easton. Two meetings were held back-to-back: the public […]

Beginning of the construction of the Pas...

Artist’s rendering of a streetscape in the community of Viñedo planned for the South Chandler Ranch-Olsen Ranch area on the east side of Paso Robles. City of Paso Robles Construction has begun on a Paso Robles housing project that will bring more than 1,200 single and multi-family homes to a 280-acre site in the city’s […]

State housing goals would require mass d...

If San Francisco relies on private, for-profit developers to build most of its new affordable housing through inclusion mandates, the amount of new market-priced housing will need to more than triple what the state currently requires. San Francisco will not meet regional affordable housing needs assessments under inclusion policies unless developers build 166,000 new units, […]

Stephen Lewis named new SPF president

Stephen Lewis, chief executive of HFD Property Group, will be appointed chairman of the Scottish Property Federation (SPF) at the organisation’s annual conference in Edinburgh today. Stephen Lewis succeeds Kevin Robertson, managing director of KR Developments, who chaired the SPF since April 2021. Maria Francké, director at MF Planning, will take over as vice-president of […]

Soaring Housing Costs Add Financial Burd...

Steadily rising rents in South Dakota are adding further financial hardship to tenants who are already facing record high gas prices, rising food and utility costs, and inflationary increases in the cost of overall life. Rising rents force some potential tenants to make difficult choices, such as taking roommates, living longer with relatives or accepting […]

Fred Kocher and Taylor Caswell discuss a...

Fred Kocher, NH Business Host NH Business: Fred Kocher sits down with Taylor Caswell to discuss NH’s proposed $100 million affordable housing effort Updated: 7:18 a.m. EDT May 29, 2022 Hide transcript View Transcript >> WELCOME TO NEW HAMPSHIRE BUSINESS. I AM FRED KOCHER. NEW HAMPSHIRE HAS A $100 MILLION INVESTMENT IN WORKFORCE, AFFORDABLE WORKFORCE […]

Wayne County Creates Housing for Homeles...

LYON — There are private agencies that help homeless families find temporary housing, but for the homeless, it’s largely up to the Wayne County Department of Social Services to meet the need — and that response can be costly. A hotel room can cost the county up to $100 per night. And, sometimes, a room […]

Editorial l Inverness leads the way in a...

THE PROBLEM: Affordable accommodation in Inverness. OUR OPINION: Small town, big heart. With soaring housing costs exacerbating the pressing need for workforce and senior housing across the county, Inverness officials have worked diligently to create a welcoming climate to attract housing affordable in the city. Adopting a business-friendly approach characterized by mutual cooperation and community […]

David Clement: The United States wants t...

Breadcrumb Links PF Comment Rising housing stock puts downward pressure on prices and supports economic growth Publication date : May 27, 2022 • 57 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation In Toronto, nearly 70% of its land is zoned exclusively for single-family homes, making it illegal to build anything with increased […]

West Hartford Fellowship Housing tax cre...

Phase I of West Hartford Fellowship Housing’s redevelopment plan will begin moving forward after $1.8 million in low-income housing tax credits are awarded. The building on the right is part of Phase I of the West Hartford Fellowship Housing redevelopment. Image courtesy (photo from file we-ha.com) By Ronni Newton West Hartford Fellowship Housing (WHFH) has […]

20 flats above Macroom Dunnes stores rem...

LOCAL councilors have denounced Dunnes Stores’ refusal to allow twenty modern flats above its Macroom premises to be let to potential tenants amid a housing crisis. The apartments are part of the downtown complex on the Fair Green site in the Fitzgerald Square area. The complex was built in 2005 after the Neville family sold […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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, […]