Affordable Housing

There’s a $27 Trillion Pot of Money to Tap for Affordable Housing

Parents and caretakers pushing around — and valet parking — high-priced baby strollers. The average rent for just a one-bedroom apartment is $2,644, …

Finance

State Bank of India to raise Rs 5,000 cr through long-terms bonds for affordable housing - Firstpost

<b>New Delhi</b>: The country's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) said it proposes to raise Rs 5,000 crore through long-term bonds to fund affordable …

India

Unaffordable affordable housing: Letter to the editor

I disagree with Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler's decision to invest in a high-priced apartment complex for use as affordable housing, as reported by the …

Housing

Kornegay brings a new background, and deep passion to funding affordable housing

Chrystal Kornegay would be the very first person to say that she doesn’t fit anyone’s traditional image of a banker, not even her own.<p>But that is …

Boston

FaceTime: Jacob Frey, the new mayor who wants more affordable housing

If his first week was any indication, Frey will be a busy mayor. He held two listening sessions broadcast on Facebook, rode on the back of a garbage …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Proposed GOP tax bill would gut affordable housing development in Florida

In 2016, the American people elected a president and Congress that campaigned on the promise of tax cuts and tax reform — a promise intended to …

Housing

City of Sydney to sell discounted Redfern site to SGCH for affordable housing

The City of Sydney will write down the value of a Redfern, Sydney, site by almost half to sell it to community housing provider SGCH in a deal worth …

Housing

112 units of affordable housing planned for Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — The development of 112 units of affordable housing in Cambridge, including the construction of a 16-unit building destroyed in a …

Housing

Q&A: Vancouver's mayor says new housing plan aims to create 'dramatically more affordable housing'

Plan emphasizes affordable housing density, says Gregor Robertson<p>The City of Vancouver has released more details of its 10-year housing plan.<p>The city …

Housing

Liberals propose billions for affordable housing in first-ever national housing strategy

OTTAWA — The Liberals will create a new housing benefit to go directly to low-income tenants, spend billions to repair existing affordable housing …

Housing

Liberals to pour billions into affordable housing, including individual benefits

OTTAWA – The Liberals will create a new housing benefit to go directly to low-income tenants, spend billions to repair existing affordable housing …

Housing

Billions for affordable housing in federal plan

OTTAWA — The federal government will create a new housing benefit to go directly to low-income tenants, spend billions to repair existing affordable …

Canadian News

Liberals propose billions for affordable housing, including individual benefits

Proposed $15.9 billion fund will create 60,000 new affordable housing units, repair 240,000 more<p>News03:31 PM by Jordan Press The Canadian …

Canadian News

An estimated 27,000 units of affordable housing won't get built in Colorado under the GOP's current tax plan

The Republican tax plan could have a major impact on private funding for affordable housing projects, and Colorado would be one of the most affected …

Housing

What's in store for homeowners in the Budget?

Housing has been widely tipped to steal the show in Wednesday's Budget, with the Prime Minister saying this week it's now her 'personal mission' to …

Housing

Demolition of three affordable housing buildings in Moncton could force tenants into homelessness

The sale and planned demolition of three rooming and affordable housing buildings in Moncton could force some people into homelessness at the end of …

Housing

Affordable Housing: The Game Gets Real

The massive gap of affordable housing has drawn the Government of India’s focused attention and resulted in many initiatives to such housings. …

Housing

10 of the best cities in the world for families to live in

Based on affordability, maternity laws, healthcare quality and happiness.<p>When it comes to family-friendly cities, safety, happiness and affordable …

Cities

Florida may have a housing crisis but governor wants $92 million in housing funds used for his other priorities | Naked Politics

As every Florida county struggles with an affordable housing problem, Gov. <b>Rick Scott</b> signaled Tuesday he is poised to engage again in the annual real …

Housing

New rules will force developers to reveal documents used to 'deny the public affordable housing'

Bristol City Council is forcing housing developers to reveal previously private documents often used to stop affordable housing being built.<p>The …

Housing

South Bay affordable housing projects receive funding

SAN JOSE — The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved nearly $28 million in loans for a handful of desperately needed housing …

Housing

Edmonton council rejects tower deal after developer does about-face on affordable housing

'I confess, I feel betrayed by that,' Coun. Ben Henderson says<p>Edmonton city council is refusing to let a developer off the hook on its commitment to …

Housing

5 key points from panel talk on gentrification in Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, MI - As recent development proposals have sparked fears of gentrification in Grand Rapids, four local experts sat down with a crowd at …

Housing

Affordable housing needs to be prioritised- O'Sullivan

14 November 2017<p>Statement by Jan O'Sullivan TD <b><br>Spokesperson on Housing & Local Government, Enterprise & Innovation</b><p>Labour Housing spokesperson, Jan …

Housing

Grand Rapids officials to roll out affordable housing plans

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Grand Rapids city officials are planning to unveil their plans for affordable housing solutions at the Tuesday, Nov. 14, city …

Housing

The number of affordable houses being built in Birmingham is soaring

The number of affordable homes being built in Birmingham is on the rise - with half of all new builds in the city classed as affordable.<p>New figures …

Housing

‘No place to go’: An inside look at the affordable housing crunch in Halifax

Story highlights<p>even Blenus, was laid off from his job, he says he quickly ran out of options for places he could afford to live and ended up in a …

Housing

How the proposed budget and tax cuts could stunt new affordable housing

Low-income Americans are already struggling to keep a roof over their heads due to a growing affordable housing shortage.<p>But budgets drafted by the …

Housing

Fourteen-storey tower with non-market rentals coming to Metrotown

A new, 14-storey apartment building will be added to the Metrotown skyline.<p>But unlike other towers that have popped up in the neighbourhood recently, …

Housing

Can first-time buyers snag an ‘affordable’ home?

<b>Around 41,000 new homes were built under the government’s affordable housing drive last year – but less than 11,000 were put on the market for</b> …

Housing