affordable housing


Low-income households shying away from mortgages

Nov 5, 2015
NY Fed briefing reveals that low-income residents have a large segment of “discouraged borrowers.”
Posted In: mortgage, poverty, Economy, affordable housing

Hidden homeless left out of the economic recovery

Oct 9, 2015
The economy is on the mend, but not for everyone.
Posted In: homelessness, affordable housing, unemployement

London's luxury housing mirrors NYC's upscale push

Aug 26, 2015
Low income housing is being demolished for high-end developments.
Posted In: affordable housing, London, gentrification

A lack of supply drives up housing prices

Aug 10, 2015
From Seattle to Dallas to Denver, buyers are bidding up a limited stock of homes.
Posted In: Housing, affordable housing, Denver

Affordable housing for teachers in short supply

Jul 24, 2015
Some cities are building lower-cost homes for educators and hospital workers.
Posted In: teachers, Housing, affordable housing, wyoming

Many Marin workers can't afford to live in Marin

Jun 18, 2015
What happens when most of your county's workers can’t afford to live in the county?
Posted In: affordable housing, Housing, real estate, San Francisco, rent

The debate against affordable housing in Marin

Jun 11, 2015
Not all Marin County residents have embraced George Lucas' plan to build an affordable housing project.
Posted In: affordable housing, apartments, senior citizens

Finding affordable housing in an unaffordable place

Jun 10, 2015
Projects like Marin's Toussin Senior Apartments help but are tricky to finance.
Posted In: affordable housing, Housing, real estate, San Francisco, rent

Imagining affordable housing in New York

Apr 23, 2015
Bill de Blasio calls for 160,000 units of market-rate housing over the next decade.
Posted In: New York City, affordable housing, Bill de Blasio

Public-private partnerships seeing funds cut back

Apr 7, 2015
The partnerships have an increased share of responsibility with decreased funding.
Posted In: affordable housing, public-private partnership, department of housing and urban development