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Basildon secured £1.8m housing funding

NEARLY £2million in funding has been secured to support two housing projects, including the construction of over 100 homes on a derelict car park in the town centre. Basildon Council is now ready to move forward with plans to build 105 houses on the former ‘car park 14’, while a further 34 houses will be […]

Kennebunkport man ‘saw the need and led

Kennebunkport resident Patrick Briggs, right, receives a Spirit of America award from York County Commissioner Richard Dutremble for his volunteer work leading the Kennebunkport Heritage Housing Trust, which strives to provide affordable housing throughout the ‘year. Briggs also served nine years as Kennebunkport coach. Courtesy picture KENNEBUNKPORT – Patrick Briggs “saw the need and led […]

Key funding boon secures 135 apartments ...

A sign greets people as they enter the Smith Ranch neighborhood in Silverthorne, which includes several projects to build affordable housing for the Summit County workforce. Plans to build 135 units at Smith Ranch Apartments are gaining momentum now that funding is secured for the low-income housing portion of the project. Ashley Low / For […]

BETA and the local need for new housing ...

BETA, South Burlington’s electric aerospace company, recently announced that it will locate its battery facility in the former Energizer battery factory in the city of St. Albans. The company said it could eventually employ several hundred workers.On a scale of 0 to 10, with 10 being an unrealistic hope, that was a 15. The jobs […]

Housing solutions must be prioritized | ...

Ohio officials have known for decades that our economy is in a state of rebound and transition. But we’ve done a terrible job preparing for what’s next. Rather than being proactive, we have collectively spent far too much time looking back and being reactive. It’s coming back to haunt us, because big employers […]

The task force recruits warming center s...

St. Stephen’s Homeless Population Task Force is hiring staff for the next Warming Center, alongside commissioning of the facility, as well as addressing future housing needs of the homeless population from the city. Tanner Stewart, a St. Stephen resident who sits on the committee, said they were looking for an operations manager for the warming […]

North Attleboro City Council to discuss ...

NORTH ATTLEBORO — City councilors are due to vote on a number of controversial measures when they reconvene Monday night for their regular meeting. According to the agenda for the 7 p.m. town hall meeting, council will pass a so-called “smart zoning” law that would create a layered neighborhood to allow for multi-family housing, including […]

Pupils help name the new Trowbridge hous...

PUPILS from Studley Green Primary School helped name a new housing estate on the former site of the John Bull pub. After consulting with local primary school children, the Selwood Housing Association named their new development Platinum Court. In June, Selwood Housing approached Studley Green Primary School to involve the children in naming the site. […]

HC calls on Maharashtra government to re...

The Bombay High Court has recently issued a notice to the Maharashtra government requesting its response to a public interest litigation (PIL) requesting the instruction to issue guidelines for the installation of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in the premises of cooperative housing societies (CHS). Last Monday, two south Mumbai residents told the judiciary that […]

Wood County Development Executive and Wo...

PARKERSBURG — The area needs housing for a variety of people, a local development official at the Wood County Commission said Thursday. Wood County Executive Director of Development Lindsey Piersol briefed the commission on Monday’s presentations by Patrick Bowen of Bowen National Research on housing needs and availability in the area. The presentation […]

Main Street affordable housing project d...

A $13 million affordable housing project is another step closer to completion after Smithers Council approved design plans in principle with some modifications at its November 8 meeting. The Dze L K’ant Housing Society affordable housing project will be funded by BC Housing and will serve families and seniors in the Aboriginal community. The site […]

🌱 A young stroke victim was offered hote

Welcome back, Bedford. I’m here in your inbox to tell you everything you need to know about what’s happening in Bedford today. Today you will read these stories and more… A young stroke victim finds a lack of accessible housing. In progress road works on County and Back River roads. Rabbits and a hedgehog are […]

Kading Properties helps with housing and...

TR PHOTO BY SUSANNA MEYER – Kading Properties has four major developments in Marshalltown, and the Park Place project, located at 1010 Washington St. is pictured. Kading is working to increase the number of workforce housing units in Marshalltown and maintain their involvement in the community while they are there. Kading Properties has been working […]

“Mixed-use development” roughly translat

CLANCY OVERELL | Editor | CONTACT A new report from the Betoota 2050 plan has identified thousands of new terms to add to the official CWB (construction wanker bullshit) list. CWB is a propaganda language that is characterized by understatement, circumlocution and the inversion of customary meanings. The term was coined by Betoota Mayor Councilor […]

Vail ski resort status, future threatene...

Just above Interstate 70, a narrow strip of sagebrush-covered hills are home to a Colorado treasure: the bighorn sheep that graze along this rugged, steep terrain. The land could also be used to help solve a chronic problem nearby: a shortage of affordable housing that threatens the future of the famous resort town of Vail. […]

Housing shortage leaves some Washington ...

Although the pandemic has boosted the population of rural Down East Maine, the sudden influx of new residents caused Washington County’s already severe housing shortage to skyrocket as much of the available housing stock was clawed back. Worse still, the housing scarcity in Maine’s second-poorest county — where the poverty rate hovers around 20% and […]

‘Now is the time of greatest need’: Resi

Chapel Hill residents are struggling to find housing as interest rates and house prices continue to rise. Since 2017, the average rent in Chapel Hill has increased by 37%, according to the 2022 Annual Affordable Housing Report for the City of Chapel Hill. Michele Burris, management broker and owner of Local Market Realty in Chapel […]

York Region criticizes new provincial ho...

‘This math is so bad. It’s not even remotely realistic,’ mayor says of Bill 23 target of 12,000 new homes for Newmarket York Region is criticizing the province over a series of housing policy proposals that council members say miss the mark. Council passed a resolution Nov. 10 asking the province to suspend Bill 23, […]

A landlord raises the alarm about housin...

A landlord is sounding the alarm about a housing development in a rural area where she lives. The housing development proposed by Orlando-based Nitai Capital Partners Edwards, LLC will be reviewed Monday evening by the Lady Lake Planning & Zoning Board. The development would include 144 single-family homes to be built on 31 acres of […]

Gold Coast affordable housing needs a re...

An urban planner and Churchill Fellow says the Gold Coast needs a shift in planning and community attitudes to better manage the city’s housing affordability issues. Key points: Urban planner Martin Garred says building big houses with big backyards is increasingly unrealistic The Gold Coast faces significant property stress with prices jumping 32% in 2021-22 […]

The Soapbox: So many need a housing reso...

OPINION Rise. Speak. It’s your turn. In the midst of all that is happening in the city of Manchester due to the housing crisis affecting many in this community, the vulnerable people of this city have suffered another life loss which has had no flashy sign , did not attract heaps of donors, but had […]

More housing for millionaires is the pri...

The short take: Carrboro City Council passed the Carrboro Connects plan over 5 months ago. To date, no significant changes to the land use policy have been brought to the council table for action from the plan. Meanwhile, sites that might have held more diverse housing options continue to be converted into grand homes that […]

Municipal tax exemptions in Worthing cou...

Worthing Borough Council wants to introduce the new measure to reduce the number of empty houses in the area. The council wants to scrap council tax exemptions for empty homes in a bid to ease the city’s housing crisis. Currently, unfurnished houses in Worthing are exempt from council tax for the first month they are […]

New triplexes being built in Goderich to...

By Bob Montgomery November 10, 2022 10:15 a.m. Two triplexes are currently under construction on Bennett Street in Goderich to help meet the average housing need in the city and county. County Executive Glen McNeil explains that “missing middle” housing refers to housing options in the middle of the housing spectrum. This range of housing […]

Voters say ‘yes’ to new East Affordable

EAST END, NY – A new day dawned on Wednesday for affordable housing opportunities in some East End towns after voters voted and approved Suffolk’s Ballot No. 3 proposal, which focuses on the Peconic Bay Area Community Housing Fund Project. Sponsored by New York State Assemblyman Fred Thiele and New York State Senator Anthony Palumo, […]

District 26 State House candidates talk ...

BLAINE COUNTY, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Election Day is upon us, and one of the District 26 State House races has a former Democratic mayor, facing a retired teacher who is Republican. In this race, how each candidate plans to solve the ongoing housing crisis in the Wood River Valley could decide that. The Democratic candidate, […]

Dunbar: The DunBear: Ken Ross buys devel...

Property entrepreneur Ken Ross has acquired Hallhill Developments, the company behind a large development next to the A1 in Dunbar which spans over 400 acres and includes residential, commercial, retail, recreational and educational uses . The price paid by the property developer was not disclosed. Hallhill has been growing in Dunbar for over two decades. […]

Bow Island, Alberta is working to divers...

The city of Bow Island partnered with the non-profit Rural Development Network (RDN) to develop approximately 19 acres of municipal land in an effort to address housing issues. According to Mayor Gordon Reynolds, the municipality is struggling to attract and retain employees, especially young people and families. With rental options almost never vacant, the chance […]

Inside Housing – Insight – Social housin

“We wanted to show residents of Ham Close Estate what kind of quality home they could expect to get under the regeneration,” said David Done, RHP’s managing director. “And it worked wonderfully.” He says the 11,000-home organization will use the technology for future regeneration programs and “try to understand” more of its potential. Social landlords […]

Homeless memorial blanket project shines...

By Reginald Williams, Special at AFRO The National Alliance to End Homelessness estimates that over half a million people are persistently homeless in America. According to the Washington, DC-based organization, about 70% are single. The remaining 100,000 are dominated by families with children. But in 2019, the US Department of Education estimated there were 1.6 […]

Housing crisis shrinks Cape Cod’s labor

Photo by Tim Mossholder, courtesy of Pexels HYANNIS — A new report on Cape Cod’s housing crisis has revealed the impacts it’s had on the local economy and the region’s dwindling workforce. The study, led by economist Tim Cornwall, identified that high house and rent prices and a limited inventory of labor housing contributed to […]

Shopping center transformed into housing

According to a report by idealistic, the property will be demolished and a mainly residential project is expected to be built on the site. This project will bear the signature of the famous British architect Norman Foster. According CBREwho advised Bain Capital Credit on the transaction, the CascaisVilla shopping center is in operation, but the […]

Kelly Makiha: Why I’m so attached to Rot

Rotorua will hum again. Photo / Felix Desmarais FIGHTING_FOR_ROTORUA_OL1 FIGHTING_FOR_ROTORUA in scc logos and signatures A_260522aerial3.JPG Rotorua will hum again. Photo / Felix Desmarais Kelly Makiha OPINION “Muuum, can we have an ice cold Coke?” When it’s a Friday at 7 p.m. and we’re on our way back from basketball, the answer is “no”. It’s […]

Teton County Commissioner Says There’s N

***For all things Wyoming, sign up for our daily newsletter*** By Clair McFarland, Cowboy State [email protected] The race for the Teton County commission intensified last month when the commission’s vice chairman declared his opposition to open market housing developments. Vice President and Democratic candidate Luther Propst has touted his commitment to restricted-deed housing projects in […]

The Outer Banks Voice – Woda Cooper pres

Woda Cooper launches Nags Head housing complex and faces tough questions from City Commissioners By Michael Wagner | Voices of the Outer Banks November 3, 2022 Woda Cooper official Denis Blackburn addresses the chief stewards of Nags. A representative for property developer Woda Cooper made the case for the construction of a 54-unit affordable housing […]

2022 National Residential Architecture A...

Jury citation An exemplary scheme in its spatial nuance and neighborhood, Anne Street Garden Villas is an exquisite offering to the community housing typology. Through a material and architectural language steeped in ancient ideas of domesticity and society, the villa enclave possesses a sense of self-reliance that can be seen in the traditional single-family home, […]

Community Celebrates New WL Housing Deve...

The Kosciusko Chamber of Commerce held a groundbreaking on Wednesday November 2 for the new Raccoon Run development, located along Pierceton Road near the Stonehenge Golf Course in Winona Lake. InkFreeNews photos by Leah Sander. By Lea SanderInkFreeNews WINONA LAKE — More housing will soon be available in Kosciusko County following new development at Winona […]

Panic? Adequate housing is the answer –

BY GARY STRADLINGRepublican candidate forLos Alamos County Council Thank you to many, many county residents for your almost uniform agreement. When I meet you at home, or in the park, at fairs, at parades, you agree that adequate housing is the county’s most critical issue. You do not want As per usual! Most of you […]

TBM Housing Corp. is seeking provincial...

The company has asked the city for a letter of support to show the province that there has been municipal support for the Gateway project The Blue Mountains Accessible Housing Corporation (BMAHC) hopes to secure funding from the provincial government for the Gateway Accessible Housing Project. BMAHC Executive Director Jennifer Bisley attended the October 31 […]

Faced with housing shortages, Bowdoinham...

John Egan of the Genesis Fund discusses affordable housing with residents of Bowdoinham on October 26. Maria Skillings / Time Record Bowdoinham is looking for ways to tackle a housing crisis that is driving away young professionals, young families and the elderly. At a meeting on October 26, the Bowdoinham Community Development Initiative orchestrated a […]

The efforts of a religious group amid th...

A small religious organization in Virginia helps homeless people find permanent housing. They help them pay rent, match up with roommates and receive ongoing support services. Soaring rent prices have caused many Americans to lose their homes. Loading Something is loading. Thank you for your registration! Access your favorite topics in a personalized feed on […]

Estes Park rezones land for future workf...

As voters in tourism-dependent Estes Park prepare to vote on a lodging tax hike to support workforce housing, the board voted unanimously to rezone a 21.1 acre parcel where up to 190 units could be built. The vote at Tuesday’s meeting changed the tract, off Fish Hatchery Road on the south bank of the Fall […]

Want to ease SF’s housing crisis? Start

Re “The Lasting Impact of the SF Project” (Front page, October 26): The San Francisco Building and Construction Trades Council has been intimately involved in discussions about the proposed housing development at 469 Stevenson St., and we supported its approval. The story slips over an important fact: even if it had been approved, this project […]

The Postings: £50m housing plan to demol

Kirkcaldy’s old shopping center is set to be demolished to make way for a major residential development which could see hundreds of people living in the town centre. And this could be the catalyst to attract more investors and developers to transform the heart of Lang Toun. The first major step came last week when […]

Top mayoral and trustee candidates discu...

Top candidates for mayor and trustee answered questions about the Marshall Fire takeover and how best to support businesses and residents at a candidates forum Wednesday night. Two mayoral candidates, current Pro-Tem Mayor Mark Lacis, and written candidate, Gladys Forshee, attended the Face the Chamber event at the Superior Community Center, while seven of the […]

Housing subcommittee has discussions but...

More than a year ago, the current city council set up a housing planning and development sub-committee to tackle some major issues that have plagued Evanston for years, including the enforcement of housing standards rental property and the still-controversial “Rule of Three Unrelated”, which prohibits no more than three people from renting the same apartment […]

Utah Latin Town Hall: Governor Cox takes...

Gov. Spencer Cox held a Latino town hall Monday night — his first such event with the Latino community in his nearly two years as governor. The event brought together a few hundred people and featured a conversation moderated by Nubia Peña, director of Utah’s Division of Multicultural Affairs. It was translated into Spanish by […]

Sussex County Council revises affordable...

Sussex County Council voted last week to offer new incentives for developers to build denser affordable housing as the housing shortage in the county worsens. A 2019 study by Housing Alliance Delaware found that someone earning minimum wage would have to work nearly 100 hours a week to afford a two-bedroom apartment at a fair […]

Lake County News, Calif. – Board of Over

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — The Board of Supervisors will welcome its newest member and discuss a proposal to create two new positions in the County Administrative Office to work on housing and economic development. The‌ ‌board will meet from ‌at‌ ‌9‌ ‌am. ‌Tuesday, October 25, in council chambers on the first floor of the Lake […]

SunLive – Areas where housing prices hav

When Mary Hiron decided to leave Hamilton for her retirement, she could comfortably buy a house in South Waikato, but says she would struggle to do so now. Home prices in South Waikato have greatly increased in the last 10 years. New figures from CoreLogic show that the district’s average price rose 249% from $135,450 […]

Rotorua is a ‘ghost town’ due to emergen

A resident says Rotorua has become a ‘ghost town’ due to an increase in motels serving as emergency accommodation. Rotorua (file photo). (Source: Local Democracy Report) By Rayssa Almeida from rnz.co.nz A hearing before three independent commissioners began on Monday and heard submissions from the claimant – the Department of Housing and Urban Development which […]

Tupper Lake seeks housing solutions | N...

TUPPER LAKE — Tupper Lake Councilman John Gillis spent his summer studying local housing statistics, attending the Common Ground Alliance conference in June, and participating in weekly calls with Adirondack Action. He does this because he believes the town cannot remain a working town without being able to overcome the shortage of affordable […]

Sag Harbor residents pursue affordable h...

Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images A mixed-use development featuring 79 affordable housing units is being built in the Hamptons village of Sag Harbor, and some residents are suing (and, in at least one case, might cry). The group that filed the lawsuit, Save Sag Harbor, says it’s not against affordable housing, just worried about […]

Leland City Council approves rezoning fo...

LELAND, NC (WECT) – The Leland City Council unanimously approved a sprawling 897-acre real estate development at the intersection of Malmo Loop Road and US 74/76 at its meeting on Tuesday. Thursday October 20. The developer, Malmo Ventures, LLC., brought the proposal back to the planning board last month to approve 912 additional dwellings and […]

Ridgefield Selectmen approve city’s affo

RIDGEFIELD — The board approved the city’s affordable housing plan after nearly an hour of discussion at a special town meeting Wednesday night. The vote was 3 to 2; First coach Rudy Marconi and coaches Barbara Manners and Sean Connelly voted in favor of the plan while coaches Maureen Kozlark and Bob Hebert voted against. […]

Atherton Forum: Candidates answer questi...

Building more housing at Menlo College, policing and traffic safety were all top concerns for the four candidates – Mayor Rick DeGolia and Vice Mayor Bill Widmer are seeking re-election, facing two challengers, Greg Conlon and Stacy Miles Holland – for the three open slots on Atherton City Council this autumn during a forum at […]

Revitalization plan aims to bring more m...

MACOMB (WGEM) – The Town of Macomb is implementing a Community Revitalization Plan to address needed areas of improvement around the town. Specifically, Mayor Michael Inman said this was done to address the city’s population loss by improving gaps in housing availability. In 2021, the city undertook a planning process with the Illinois Housing Development […]

Hartford Foundation grants aim to reshap...

In its ongoing efforts to confront structural and historic racism and how it manifests in housing issues, the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced a second round of funding to nonprofits advocating for policy change. in state and municipal affordable housing laws. The first round of funding, announced in February, awarded $25,000 each to eight […]

Resident complaints lead to formation of...

KILLINGWORTH City residents voted overwhelmingly on September 21 to approve a five-member Fair Housing Commission to deal with citizen complaints about “unacceptable” rent increases and other rental housing issues. The action largely stems from residents of the Beechwood Mobile Home Park on Route 81 who said they faced rent increases from a new landlord, alarming […]

Back to Delta: New Seniors Residences Ar...

When the future population of the world remembers our times, they will think not of the great things, but of the kindness and care we gave to our pioneers.” These are the words of WK Kiernan, Minister of Mines and Petroleum Resources, to a large audience attending the official opening of the Evergreen Court Aged […]

Senior housing plan in Trumbull on forme...

TRUMBULL — The project to build a 55-plus resort at 48 Monroe Turnpike has met with a roadblock as owners of a neighboring property seek to appeal a judge’s earlier ruling that could have allowed the plan to move forward. The development discouraged some townspeople, including the Director of Community and Economic Development, Rina Bakalar. […]

Nags Head plans to curb C-2 development,...

Nags Head Commissioners are considering curbing development in the C-2, or General Commercial, neighborhood following community feedback on the location of essential housing and labor at the Oct. 5 meeting. Commissioner Kevin Brinkley introduced a motion to impose a moratorium of up to 150 days on the development of C-2. There will be a public […]

Affordable housing is about to have a ne...

By Gerald Patriarca Affordable housing is about to have a new address in Burien. ecoTHRIVE is an affordable housing development slated to open in 2025 on a 1.8 acre site in Boulevard Park. Denise Henrikson of ecoTHRIVE said they hope to make it a place where people want to live connected to the land and […]

Board Implements Carbondale’s First Affo

The Town of Carbondale is implementing its first-ever Affordable Housing Plan following an Oct. 3 board meeting where trustees agreed on goals and strategies to achieve them. City administrator Colin Laird explained the need for a “revised community housing plan” which he submitted to his colleagues on September 29: Carbondale. There are currently over 100 […]

Council wants to hold a national competi...

Mansfield District Council is seeking to launch a major competition inviting architects from around the world to design a major new social housing scheme on a derelict site near the town centre. The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) would manage the competition to find an outstanding design for the White Hart Street area of […]

Vacaville City Council review housing un...

As Vacaville prepares to launch the next cycle of its housing component, City Council received a presentation and provided feedback on a draft of this next phase at Tuesday’s meeting. The project was prepared with the assistance of the city’s consultant, PlaceWorks Inc. of Berkeley. PlaceWorks Senior Planner Jennifer Gastellum provided an overview. The Housing […]

Qualicum Beach still seeking groups inte...

The City of Qualicum Beach is still looking for a nonprofit to develop a low-cost housing project at 865 Ravensbourne Lane. Council, at its regular meeting on September 28, voted unanimously to direct staff to proceed with the 2022 Expression of Interest application process that will publicly identify a nonprofit housing development partner for the […]

Housing for state troopers, plow drivers...

JACKSON (WNE) — Housing that will primarily be for state troopers and snow plow operators is progressing. Teton County commissioners on Tuesday unanimously approved a preliminary application by the Wyoming Department of Transportation to build housing for its employees on land south of town it already owns. Units, no matter how many, are still five […]

Grand Junction voters to weigh in on aff...

The City of Grand Junction proposed two issues in the November ballot to address the affordable housing crisis: a 1% increase in the lodging tax and an 8% short-term rental tax. If the measures pass, the funds will go to affordable housing projects and initiatives for people earning 80% of the region’s median income or […]

Human Settlements in North West launches...

The North West Department of Human Settlements has launched a program to unblock unfinished housing projects and revive stalled ones across the province. The department has undertaken a monitoring visit to some of the projects around Klerksdorp, where dozens of residents have expressed frustrations about their incomplete housing, which has stalled for years without any […]

Regional Workforce Housing News – The Ir

Attendees at the September 27 housing committee meeting: (clockwise from left) Dave Cota, recently returned Carrabassett City Manager, Tim Gerencer, Tim Flight, Chris Parks, Lloyd Cuttler, John Beaupre and Mark Green. (Photo by Sue Davis) CARRABASSETT VALLEY — The regional housing committee that Carrabassett selects members of the council formed before the pandemic has kicked […]

Punjab Housing and Urban Development Dep...

CHANDIGAR: The Punjab government has simplified the procedures to enable quick clearance of Land Use Change (LUC) Certificates, Completion Certificates, Development and Building Plans. This has been done by decentralizing regulatory approvals which allow urban development authorities to grant approvals. Making the ease of doing business the top priority of the Punjab government led by […]

“By kicking myself, I didn’t move any fa

The phone has all but stopped ringing at Mullucks estate agent in Bishop’s Stortford – save for calls from buyers with bad news about the chains collapsing. Since Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini budget two weeks ago, a chill has gripped the housing market in the Hertfordshire suburban town. Viewing figures, house prices and customer confidence […]

Redouble efforts to respond to the housi...

City rethinking ways to incentivize apartments As part of an effort to create more affordable housing, the director of East Hampton Town’s planning department issued a series of recommendations to city council on Tuesday aimed at expanding incentives for residents to offer affordable secondary suites. For rent. Affordable detached accessory structures were introduced into city […]

Independent landlords are pulling out of...

FORT COLLINS, Colo., October 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — 78% of independents Colorado landlords have indicated that they do not plan to buy more property this year, according to a recent study conducted by TurboTenant. And it’s no surprise that when we look at housing prices in cities like Fort Collins. Zillow indicates the average Fort […]

Garfield County Gets Broadband Grant; a...

On September 7, Garfield County announced that it had been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) to support the county’s ongoing project to improve local infrastructure in broadband. Plans to improve high-speed internet in Garfield County have been underway since May 2016, when Garfield and Mesa counties partnered […]

Lewiston Housing needs volunteers to del...

DEAR SUN SPOTS: The Lewiston Housing Food Security Program needs volunteers to pick up lunches from the Trinity Jubilee Center and deliver them to some of our residents. This engagement is approximately one hour at a time. We are also looking for volunteers to help sort and distribute food. Volunteer commitment is very flexible and […]

Newbridge residents protest site chosen ...

Some residents of Newbridge, Co Kildare gathered at the planned site for 30 modular homes to house displaced Ukrainians on Saturday, before marching to town hall to peacefully protest the planned construction. “We’ll block off builders if they come in. We’ve got community watch in place morning and night now…if they try to sneak in […]

Phoenix Dining owner hopes his property ...

STONINGTON – Over the past few months, while discussing ideas with customers and community residents about what to do with his property, Phoenix Dining and Entertainment owner Richard Mann said that t became clear that the city was struggling with a significant shortage of affordable housing options. — and he worries about other proposals now […]

Hillsborough talks about affordable hous...

On Monday, Hillsborough residents let city officials know they don’t want apartments or rezoning to meet state housing mandates, preferring to stick to a plan for using units of the in-laws instead. As part of its Housing Element process, mandated by the state to zone 554 new affordable homes by 2031, Hillsborough officials conducted public […]

NFL players tackle housing issues as the...

New York Jets guard Laken Tomlinson (78) leaves the field after an NFL preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles. “Moving is the worst, man,” Tomlinson said. Dealing with real estate agents, lawyers, mortgage brokers and foreclosures in a new city is stressful enough. For NFL players, juggling the uncertainty of their professional situation makes it […]

A new unit of social housing development...

David Eby, the clear favorite in the race to become BC’s next premier, has announced plans to create an aggressive new public housing development entity that will build affordable housing suitable for the vast majority of residents: middle class households. Through the initiative, called BC Builds, there will be “a substantial expansion of the government’s […]

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript – Peterborou

The Peterborough Affordable Housing Sub-Committee launches a newsletter, ‘Neighbors Together’, the first week of October. The newsletter will be published every two months and the goal is to keep Peterborough residents and businesses up to date on the progress, successes and challenges surrounding affordable housing in the community, according to a news release announcing the […]

US housing data, core PCE inflation, nex...

With the Fed trying to control inflation at all costs and showing no interest in bailing out investors, traders will continue to look for cracks in the US economy this week. US housing data will hit the calendar Tuesday and Wednesday at 14:00 GMT, while the Fed’s preferred core PCE inflation report will provide additional […]

Quincy City Council to hear proposals fo...

4 minutes ago by Scott Hardy Stores would be at 30th and Broadway Click here to listen Quincy City Council will hear proposals next week to help fund three new retail stores and to study the city’s housing and hotel needs. Scott Hardy has more. (Audio 1:52) The city’s finance committee voted late Monday to […]

Utah’s apartment building frenzy doesn’t

Even as Utah’s housing market cools, the rental market continues to heat up. A new report from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute examines the evolution of the Wasatch Front apartment market as more residents scramble to rent due to unattainable housing prices. Dejan Escik, a senior housing researcher at the Kem C. Gardner Policy […]

Housing fraudster on the loose, official...

The Department of Human Settlements has issued a warning to the public to be aware of people posing as officials of the Department of Human Settlements. Also Read:R132m city’s Macassar housing mega project making steady progress It comes after a woman paid R2000 for an accommodation approval […]

No signs of easing Taranaki rental crisi...

Robert Charles / Stuff Community Housing Action Taranaki director Brian Eriksen says there is a shortage of affordable housing. Taranaki’s years-long rental crisis is only getting worse and there are no signs it will ease, a housing charity official said. Brian Eriksen of Community Housing Action Taranaki said more and more families were living in […]

Construction of new accommodation for Ja...

Free State Prime Minister Sisi Ntombela has announced that they will start building new homes on Monday for residents of Jagersfontein who were affected by the mine dam burst. Ntombela was speaking at the funeral of Ralehana Aaron Mosoeu (78), who is the only person confirmed dead from the disaster. Ralehana’s neighbor Aaron Mosoeu, told […]

Residents criticize zoning code that cou...

Residents on Thursday called on the Colorado Springs Planning Commission to rework the proposed zoning code ahead of an October vote to preserve the right of more people to appeal city decisions, protect character of the neighborhood and to promote affordable housing. Residents of the Historic Neighborhoods Partnership have called for specific changes to the […]

Residents criticize zoning code that cou...

Residents on Thursday called on the Colorado Springs Planning Commission to rework the proposed zoning code ahead of an October vote to preserve the right of more people to appeal city decisions, protect character of the neighborhood and to promote affordable housing. Residents of the Historic Neighborhoods Partnership have called for specific changes to the […]

New accommodation in Headford attracts c...

Address: Gort na Fuinse, Headford, County Galway Price: €285,000 Agent: Lydon Farrell Real Estate Agents View this property on MyHome.ie Headford’s location makes it an ideal commuter town to work in Galway, as it is approximately 25 minutes drive from some of the county’s largest employers such as Boston Scientific, Merit Medical, Medtronic and Oracle. […]

New Canaan 8-30g Affordable Housing Proj...

NEW CANAAN — In an attempt to assuage safety concerns around a new 8-30g proposal in New Canaan, a project group traffic engineer proposed on Monday that two stop signs be installed on Weed Street, near the 102-unit building envisioned by the planning and zoning commission. Under Regulation 8-30g, the board has little legal reason […]

Anger over nearly 100 refugees placed in...

Nearly 100 refugees were housed in a development in Milford intended for social housing, it was learned. There has been widespread anger and frustration after 17 social homes at Lough Fern in Milford, a turnkey development. Donegal County Council says staff are engaged with the developer to deliver 17 council houses. The Council says it […]

Sutherland Council Talks New Housing | ...

SUTHERLAND—A residential expansion in Sutherland is nearing completion as city leaders seek to finalize plans in the coming weeks. The Williams property, a former farmland in the northeast part of town, has been divided into four lots for single-family homes. Hanging up is what to do with the remaining property not included in the four […]

Walk-in information sessions tomorrow on...

Flooding near Ballina Fair, March 2, 2022. Photo David Lowe. Anyone with questions about the state government’s second temporary housing village for flood and landslide survivors in Ballina County can attend a walk-in briefing on Wednesday. Nearly two hundred people who cannot yet or never return to their stricken homes are to be housed in […]

South Africa: Western Cape Human Settlem...

Download logo The Western Cape Human Settlements Department urges residents to be aware of online housing scams that require you to pay government housing assistance. The Department recently became aware of a Facebook account, “RDP House Application 2022/2023”, where fraudsters pose as officials facilitating house, key and title deed approvals. A Cape Town resident is […]

Pasir Ris Park parking lot and surroundi...

Pasir Ris Carpark B and surroundings to make way for social housing Singapore is a bustling small city-state that is constantly reinventing itself. Sometimes this includes clearing spaces for other purposes. On August 19, the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) announced plans to redevelop a Pasir Ris Park parking lot for social housing. Source: Google Maps […]

New city staffer says affordable housing...

Collingwood Residents: Jenn Rae, Housing Development Coordinator, City of Collingwood It’s only her first week on the job, but Jenn Rae is looking into the housing issue in Collingwood. For this week’s edition of People of Collingwood, we spoke with Rae, 40, Housing Development Coordinator at the City of Collingwood. Q: Where did you grow […]

Have mercy on CT’s wealthiest cities ‘bu

Finally, a solution to Connecticut’s housing crisis. Greenwich, as always, to the rescue. Only a few minutes by car from the city center, a newly listed property has room for dozens, if not hundreds of people with its nearly 18,000 square feet of living space on 19 acres, as well as a 30 (yes, thirty) […]

From the Opinion Panel: Housing Key to H...

This week, BBOP writes about two topics related to Boulder’s evolution over time. Do existing codes for historic preservation serve our community? How does our housing shortage tell us about suitable places to stay in the city? A historic home with a rear addition at Mapleton Hill in Boulder. (Photo courtesy of Eric Budd) Saturday, […]

A Ringling Bridge Moment on Affordable H...

Guest correspondence DAILY SRQ SATURDAY PERSPECTIVES EDITION SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 17, 2022 | BY Christine ROBINSON The City of Sarasota is going through a process to change its seal and logo. Recently, six seal designs have returned to commission, all centered around the Ringling Bridge. This bridge has become a symbol of Sarasota. The choosing a […]

How did suburban Seattle fare during Aug...

Does real estate market towards a crash? According to the latest figures from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, not yet. While mortgage rates have risen slightly, exceeding 6 percent for the first time since 2008, potential buyers are waiting to see if house prices continue to fall. In Seattle proper, some neighborhoods […]

Teachers sleep at Dillingham school as h...

Dan Bonser moved from Oklahoma to Dillingham last month with his wife, Lisa. Their daughter, CJ, also moved in with them and is a teacher’s aide for the special education program. At the moment, the family lives in the school with their two cats. One afternoon in early September, Bonser walked up the stairs at […]

CA City Council members explain why they...

MILL VALLEY, CA, USA, September 15, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Faced with recent housing laws that take away local control, some California city councils are rejecting the “our hands are tied” lament. They take actions consistent with the values ​​of the constituents of the communities they have been elected to represent. In Southern California, the Torrance […]

Pre-market inventories: The Fed could se...

An area of ​​increasing concern: housing. Interest rate hikes can lead to higher mortgage rates, which could make people think twice about buying a home. So far, sales are down, while prices are holding up. But some economists are warning that the Fed’s continuation of historic rate hikes could risk dragging the housing market down, […]

Letter: And housing? | Opinion

Mary Stephenson I write to you today as a concerned citizen and not as a representative of any group. As we prepare for the November elections, Saint Helena is fortunate to have excellent candidates vying for City Council and for the position of Mayor. I’m not here to endorse any of them, but to express […]

Shawlands Arcade regeneration moves into...

Plans designed by Haus Collective Detailed plans for the first phase of regeneration of Shawlands Arcade in Glasgow have now been submitted. The £150million regeneration plan devised by Haus Collective will see 1960s commercial development swept away in favor of hundreds of new homes above ground floor shops. Under the new proposals, which were updated […]

More houses will not solve the affordabl...

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – According to a councilman, the latest “accessible housing” neighborhood proposed for the northeast portion of Sioux Falls does not effectively address the city’s growing affordable housing problem. Pat Starr, who represents the Northeast District, also told Dakota News Now on Monday that the city government is continuing to […]

Monday Newspapers: Winter, Heating and H...

How will Finnish households live in the coming months? The cost of heating electrically heated homes has homebuyers worried, reports Helsingin Sanomat. Image: Henrietta Hassinen / Yle With the approach of the cold which increases the demand for energy, Hufvudstadsbladet (siirryt toiseen palveluun) plots clues to the true severity of conditions as temperatures drop. “In […]

Thrive International provides housing an...

Thrive International provides housing and resettlement support for Ukrainian refugees By Emma Ledbetter This report was made possible thanks to contributions to FāVS from readers and members like you. Thanks. Spokane-based non-profit organization Prosper International was founded less than three weeks before Russia invaded Ukraine, triggering one of the largest refugee crises around the world […]

Public questions Jefferson City Council ...

Attendance was lower for the third of three community housing talks, but that just gave organizers more opportunity to answer questions from the community leaders involved. Members of the capital’s housing task force sat down with listeners to answer their questions, which have only grown since Tuesday, when several city council members objected to support […]

The AGP opposes the allocation of housin...

ISLAMABAD: The Auditor General of Pakistan (AGP) has raised objections to the allocation of government housing to officials from the Ministry of Housing and Public Works, including Amir Mohiuddin, in an upmarket area of ​​Islamabad. According to documents exclusively available from Pakistan Today, the AGP in its audit report 2021-22 pointed out that the Ministry […]

Transportation and housing are big chall...

EFFINGHAM, Ill. — When Gustie Unkraut was banned from driving at age 90, it changed his life. “I’ve driven all my life. It makes a difference,” she said. Unkraut was a talented baseball player in the 1940s. Photo courtesy of Chelsey Byers She usually went to mass every day at 6:30 a.m., played cards with […]

Efforts to increase housing numbers push...

Twenty years ago, six movie theaters were within easy reach of downtown Berkeley moviegoers. With the Shattuck Cinemas closing in late May, Regal UA on the same street is the last remaining, and the 90-year-old Art Deco building will soon be leaving as well. Panoramic Interests, an urban space development company, plans to preserve Regal’s […]

Construction of Charis Bible College stu...

WOODLAND PARK • Construction of apartments for Charis Bible College students began Thursday on the nearly 500-acre Andrew Wommack Ministries campus in Woodland Park. student residence project. Each 40-bed complex will cost about $6.5 million to build, said Andrew Wertz, senior vice president of Andrew Wommack Ministries and Charis Bible College. This amount is […]

Plan to allow increased housing density ...

WALLINGFORD — The Planning and Zoning Commission is expected to pass a proposed text change to the city’s incentive housing zone that could allow up to 50 homes per acre on 20 downtown plots that make up just over seven acres. The amendment encourages mixed-use developments, prohibiting accommodation on the first floor of buildings to […]

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 […]

Fairfield Inland Wetlands Approves Affor...

FAIRFIELD — A 100-unit apartment building, part of which would be set aside for affordable housing, moved closer to becoming a reality after receiving conditional approval from the city’s Inland Wetlands Agency this summer. The Inland Wetlands Agency, part of the Conservation Commission, has approved a plan to build a 100-unit apartment building with parking […]

A real estate project under construction...

MORRISTOWN, Vermont (WCAX) – A housing project in Morristown that will add more than 100 units to the town is stirring controversy. City officials and the developer say they are working to ensure the project succeeds while allaying residents’ fears. Construction is now underway on the site of what Morristown zoning officials are calling the […]