Reno is among several Western cities experiencing congestion and new tensions as California residents and businesses seek more affordable locations.
The Mexican government spent billions trying to provide affordable housing to its citizens. This is the result.
The Center for Craft and Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce have are conducting a survey to “quantify affordable housing and space options for Asheville’s artists, makers, performers and creatives. The Arts Market Survey, with a tagline...Show More Summary
Affordable housing trust fund not achieving full potential, report says.
June Measure Raises $1 Billion for Housing, Homelessness San Francisco, like Los Angeles, Seattle, Portland and other cities, suffers from both an acute homeless crisis and an inability to provide affordable housing for its working and middle-class. On June 5, Read More » The post Will SF Voters Back Housing For All? appeared first on Beyond Chron.
Featured photo: Phil Gregory, WHYY Sloppy with gun safety. Carteret PD has issued dozens of gun permits without required background checks. Affordable Housing. Two wealthy towns (and many across the state) are not meeting their obligations, a judge says. Can...Read more
The rent is too damn high. If you care about rising income inequality, you should care about housing affordability. What people pay in rent as a percentage of their incomes has a lot to do with whether they can invest in other parts of their lives, including education and training that allows them to move up the economic ladder. Show More Summary
A bill by Assemblyman David Chiu, D-San Francisco, would allow cities and counties to establish similar agencies to boost affordable housing stock, improve public transit and reduce climate-warming carbon emissions.
The study by German-based apartment search engine Nestpick looked at factors such as housing affordability, quality of nightlife, the economy, immigration tolerance and youth migration.
A House member from upstate New York, Ms. Slaughter championed women’s rights, food safety and the Affordable Care Act.
Home design should be fun. While I love a good gray room as much as the next girl, living in a monotone house can feel so dull. Life is too short to not live in color, which is why this collection from designers and HGTV and Bravo stars Robert and Cortney Novogratz is perfect for anyone who wants to brighten up their day. Show More Summary
A couple of days ago we covered the story of how a young company spun out of an Oxford University lab hoped to use 3D printing technology to eventually print out whole human organs for transplant. A story has since come out today on an Austin-based start-up that believes their application of the technology could […]
With $1.2 billion to spend, the city wants to speed up delivery of new affordable projects A plan to speed up construction of housing specifically geared to serve homeless residents took a big step forward Tuesday when it cleared the...Show More Summary
If youâ??re looking to relocate to the Netherlands, youâ??ll need to know which areas have affordable housing. With the Netherlands now hitting the headlines as a great destination for expat start-ups, the numbers of would-be expats checking out living and accommodation costs are likely to soar. Both house purchase and rental costs vary... Expats Blog -
Adding HomeKit to your house can be expensive, but as the technology progresses, more affordable options have been making their way to market that make HomeKit a viable choice for a broader market. A couple of weeks ago, Zac reviewed...Show More Summary
Those fiscal geniuses in the White House and Republican-controlled Congress have managed to do the impossible: Their sabotage of the Affordable Care Act will lead to 6.4 million fewer Americans with health insurance, while the federal bill for coverage rises by some $33 billion per year. Also,...
Silicon Valley's housing crisis is serious. A new report from Open Listings reveals that workers at five major tech companies, including Apple, Facebook, and Google, would have to spend over 28% of their salary to pay a monthly mortgage on a home near work. Software engineers at Apple have it worst. Show More Summary
To the editor: Mayor de Blasio’s newest deputy, J. Phillip Thompson, made clear in his first public appearance that he needs to get his facts straight on affordable housing (“MIT... To view the full story, click the title link.
Mayor Bill de Blasio offered one of his fiercest defenses yet of his market-driven affordable housing plan on Friday morning. His weekly "Ask the Mayor" segment on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show turned... To view the full story, click the title link.