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Nuveen and Preferred Homes enter the UK affordable housing sector

Nuveen Real Estate, one of the world’s largest investment managers, has announced plans to enter the UK affordable housing sector on behalf of the TIAA General Account in a joint venture with Preferred Homes Limited (“PHL”), a for-profit registered provider of affordable housing, backed by Ashbourne Capital Partners (“ACP”), the UK-based property asset management firm. […]

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Seller Beware, Current Housing Crisis Offers Underselling Value | News

NEWPORT CITY — Over the past week, area homeowners have received unsolicited offers for their homes, some at prices well below market value. Bids are made through a mail campaign and are based on the municipal land value of the property, not the highest market value. This has left many wondering if this is a […]

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Government cites active role of women in housing sector

(Image courtesy of DHSUD) MANILA – The Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development (DHSUD) on Thursday pledged to continue advocating for safe spaces for women in the housing sector. At the culmination of Women’s Month, DHSUD celebrated three “Deserving Women Leaders” of Homeowners Associations (HOAs) – in recognition “of their notable contributions and remarkable […]

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BILD commends province for taking action on housing supply

Toronto, March 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greater Toronto Area, March 30, 2022 — The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) commends the provincial government for taking action to address the housing supply crisis in the GTA through legislation and other measures. “For decades, previous provincial governments and successive municipal governments have made it […]

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Sinn Fein putting slogans before substance on housing crisis, says Taoiseach

The Taoiseach has accused Sinn Fein of putting slogans before substance as it renews hostilities with Mary Lou McDonald over Ireland’s housing crisis. Icheal Martin and Ms McDonald were again involved in combative exchanges at the Dail over their respective proposals to tackle homelessness, supply problems and soaring rents and buying costs. The pressure on […]

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Ontario Introduces New Legislation to Increase Housing Supply in the Province

Ontario’s housing minister on Wednesday introduced new legislation aimed at increasing the supply of housing in the province. On Wednesday, Ontario Municipal Affairs and Housing Minister Steve Clark introduced the More Homes for All bill at Queen’s Park. The plan outlines three key areas the government is focusing on to address the problem. The province […]

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Ontario government unveils plan to increase housing supply

Ontario is targeting costly delays in the municipal approvals process as part of a broader plan to tackle the worsening housing crisis, but it is shelving many of the more controversial proposals made by its own affordability working group. The Ford government’s ‘More Homes for All’ plan was first tabled at Queen’s Park on Wednesday […]

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Nuveen enters the affordable housing sector in the UK

Nuveen Real Estate has announced its intention to enter the UK affordable housing sector on behalf of the TIAA General Account in a joint venture with Preferred Homes Limited (“PHL”), a for-profit registered provider of affordable housing, backed by Ashbourne Capital Partners (“ACP”), the UK-based real estate asset management company. The joint venture has identified […]

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CVS Health and Fresno Housing Collaborate to Address the Affordable Housing Crisis and Provide Healthy Housing in Fresno County

WOONSOCKET, RI, March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CVS Health and Fresno Housing have collaborated to build new affordable housing in Fresno, California. Through Red Stone Equity Partners, CVS Health will invest approximately $18.4 million in the Arthur @ Blackstone, a new Fresno Housing development slated to break ground this spring. Twenty of the Arthur @ […]

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Join our April 6 Housing Supply and Affordability Information Session – City of Mississauga

On Wednesday, April 6, the City of Mississauga is hosting a live virtual information session on how we are addressing the housing crisis in our city and working to make housing more affordable. Residents will learn about the steps Mississauga is taking to create more housing supply and make it more affordable. The session […]

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Metros where job growth exceeds new housing supply | Latest titles

We’ve all heard stories about how hard it is to find – let alone afford – housing in cities like New York or San Francisco. When demand far outstrips available properties in a given area, costs artificially rise and it becomes common for many people to be forced to travel to the suburbs to find […]

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County Affordable Housing Report to be Unveiled | Columbia County

HUDSON – Columbia County will discuss the current housing situation in the county during a virtual forum on Wednesday. A recent study commissioned by the Columbia Economic Development Corporation and conducted by Hudson Valley Pattern for Progress will be discussed at the forum. Duncan Barrett of DuncanBarrett LLC will moderate the discussion. Panelists will be […]

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President Biden throws money at the housing crisis. Will it work?

President Joe Biden hopes to throw money at the housing crisis, where home ownership is increasingly out of financial reach for many Americans while families grapple with steep rent increases. But are Biden’s proposals enough to really dent the housing market? The Biden administration plans to increase funding for the US Department of Housing and […]

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Greater Springfield Housing Report Releases Second Study

The second report of a multi-phase project investigating Pioneer Valley housing issues was released today by the UMass Donahue Institute, Way Finders, the Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts, and the Metropolitan Springfield Housing Study Advisory Committee. Phase II analyzed regional segregation and the important relationship between place and opportunity in our communities. The research also […]

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British Columbia Housing Supply – Victoria Times Colonist

A commentary from a VP, Consulting, with Vancouver-based Rennie real estate organization. February 9 marked the release of the first installment of data from the 2021 Census. This first release provided data on the total population and number of dwellings in Canada and insight into the growth of our communities. Based on this high-level data, […]

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Brickyard boss proves housing shortage is a myth

Brickworks CEO Lindsay Patridge has shown how claims that Australia is ‘not building enough homes’ and a ‘lack of supply’ are at the root of our housing affordability issues. housing are complete and utter rubbish. Below is an excerpt from the transcript of an interview from the weekend that aired on Sky News: Business Writer […]

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WMNF | WaveMakers: Centraide’s Jessica Muroff talks about the housing crisis

March 27, 2022 by Rayna Kanas and categorized under Class, Economy, Housing, Infrastructure, News and Public Affairs, Poverty. As the term “crisis” keeps cropping up around the housing market in the Tampa Bay area, many are working hard to mitigate the effects on the community. This week, WaveMakers hosts Janet and Tom Scherberger spoke with […]

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Local governments agree to work together to solve the local affordable housing crisis

BRADENTON — On Thursday, the Manatee County Commission and Bradenton City Council came together for a joint meeting to discuss several areas of cross-cutting concern and impact for each governing body. Topics discussed included affordable/workforce housing and how the two local governments could effectively work together to find concrete steps to address this growing issue […]

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The housing crisis is gripping Fresno and its leaders must act on it

OPINION AND COMMENT Editorials and other opinion content offer viewpoints on issues important to our community and are independent of the work of our newsroom reporters. Fresno City Council member Miguel Arias looks at the grand second-floor entrance to the historic Hotel Fresno, currently being renovated as an affordable apartment project, Thursday, Oct. 7, 2021. […]

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First-time buyer subsidies are a failed solution to the housing supply crisis | Northern Beaches Review

There is a housing affordability crisis in Australia and both major political parties are reluctant to address the root cause of the problem: supply. Figures put forward by Labor housing spokesman Jason Clare showed prices on the Central Coast and parts of northern Tasmania had risen by more than 40 per cent, with regional Australia […]

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UBCM housing report is ‘simplistic’: Richmond councilor

There is no “instant fix” to the housing crisis: Coun. Andy Hobbs A report from the Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) says housing supply in the province is actually keeping pace with population growth – but a city councilor says the report doesn’t reflect decades of slow growth housing. Canada – including British Columbia […]

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Why We Need to Talk About the Shared Housing Crisis in Kingston

Editorial Note: The following is a submitted opinion piece. The views and opinions expressed do not necessarily reflect those of Kingstonist. When people talk about “affordable” housing, they may be referring to many levels of housing. For the wealthy, affordable housing is the cost of buying a house for your nuclear family. For the poor […]

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Municipalities disagree on housing supply report | News

VANCOUVER — A municipal government report that says British Columbia is building enough homes to match the province’s population growth has drawn heavy criticism from the housing minister. The Union of British Columbia Municipalities report released Wednesday said data shows enough homes are being built to match the province’s growing population, but the number of […]

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Regional employers feel the effects of the housing crisis | Queensland country life

Jobs in the Queensland region are not being filled and businesses are cutting hours because there is nowhere for new employees to live, according to state chambers of commerce. Difficulty finding accommodation has a disproportionate effect in regional areas, and the ripple effect means that some employers offer wage incentives or take it upon themselves […]

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Housing Minister and municipal governments at odds over BC housing supply report – Coast Mountain News

A municipal government report that says British Columbia is building enough homes to match the province’s population growth has drawn heavy criticism from the housing minister. The Union of British Columbia Municipalities report released Wednesday said data shows enough homes are being built to match the province’s growing population, but the number of affordable homes […]

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Rotorua’s affordable housing supply set to grow by new standards

Rotorua Professionals McDowell Real Estate principal and auctioneer Steve Lovegrove. Photo/Andrew Warner Thousands of Rotorua residents affected by the housing crisis and excluded from the property market could find success as new housing standards allow more construction. Last week it was announced that Rotorua Lakes Council would join 12 other councils nationwide to reach major […]

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Few from Echo Park Lake encampment in permanent accommodation, report says

A year after authorities removed a homeless encampment at Echo Park Lake, resulting in 179 arrests, few encampment residents have received long-term housing and many others remain on a waiting list, a study finds released Wednesday by the UCLA Luskin Institute. on inequality and democracy. Researchers analyzed data from the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority […]

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Housing Minister and municipal governments at odds over BC housing supply report – Keremeos Review

A municipal government report that says British Columbia is building enough homes to match the province’s population growth has drawn heavy criticism from the housing minister. The Union of British Columbia Municipalities report released Wednesday said data shows enough homes are being built to match the province’s growing population, but the number of affordable homes […]

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“Flexible density units”: another tool to increase the supply of housing in Santa Cruz

On Tuesday, the Santa Cruz City Council approved a new type of housing model: the flexible-density unit, which aims to give developers more options in terms of the size of units they can bring to the housing stock. from the city. Adding UDFs to the city’s housing palette would help developers draw up their building […]

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Housing Minister and municipal governments at odds over BC housing supply report

VANCOUVER — A municipal government report that says British Columbia is building enough homes to match the province’s population growth has drawn heavy criticism from the housing minister. The Union of British Columbia Municipalities report released Wednesday said data shows enough homes are being built to match the province’s growing population, but the number of […]

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Provincial task force appears to blame municipalities for housing crisis, Waterloo Region officials say

WATERLOO REGION – A provincial affordable housing task force appears to be blaming municipalities for Ontario’s soaring housing prices and lack of supply, regional staff said in a report presented to Waterloo Region council on Wednesday evening. In its February report, the task force said the province would need 1.5 million new homes over the […]

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Spring launch of UK housing supply with 21% increase in listings

With real estate listings finally up – and up significantly – could this be the beginning of the end for the country’s housing supply problems? The latest figures reveal a much needed increase in the number of new properties coming to market in the UK. Although buyer appetite remains strong, this could ease some of […]

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Strata housing sector can help achieve net zero emissions

“It doesn’t mean they have to install the chargers, but they can facilitate the infrastructure capacity of the premises, so that the strata can set up these facilities,” he said. “Right now, there’s so much talk about the energy crisis and energy security, and the strata sector is big enough to put in place innovative […]

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Minister, municipal governments at odds over housing supply in British Columbia

Breadcrumb Links Immovable Local News A UBCM report says data shows enough homes are being built…but the number of affordable homes and rental properties is lacking. Author of the article: A laneway house under construction in Vancouver. Photo by NICK PROCAYLO /PNG Content of the article A municipal government report that says British Columbia is […]

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Sheguiandah First Nation takes innovative approach to housing crisis

SHEGUIANDAH FIRST NATION—Recent population figures from Statistics Canada indicate that Sheguiandah is the fastest growing First Nations community on Manitoulin Island, at 17.9%. The population of this community has grown from 134 in 2016 to 158 in 2021. But with growth comes challenges, and like much of the province, housing presents one of those challenges. […]

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Actions Heads of State can take to address the affordable housing crisis

In summary Progress in solving California’s affordable housing crisis has been abysmal, and that is unacceptable. Here are some actions to take now: By Pedro Nava Pedro Nava is chairman of the Little Hoover Commission. Cathy Schwamberger Cathy Schwamberger, a former member of the Little Hoover Commission, served on its housing affordability subcommittee. Dion Aroner, […]

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Mirvac targets co-housing sector as rental pipeline swells

Cohabitation typically includes shared amenities such as laundry rooms, kitchens, and living areas. It has had mixed success in Australia – operator Hmlet fled Australia last year leaving a trail of debt – but others like Asia-based Dash Living have entered the market. Mr Penklis said the appeal of co-living was that it would create […]

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Prices rise as demand in the Knoxville housing market increases and housing supply decreases

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) — A new report from the Knoxville Area Association of Realtors has shown that home prices and rents are getting too expensive for many Knoxville residents. Knoxville was once seen as an affordable place to live, but that is rapidly changing, according to association spokesperson Hancen Sale. “Knoxville is on the map. […]

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Fairway: More H4P companies could help add housing supply for young families

With the hiring of a new Business Development Manager specifically dedicated to growing the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) for Purchase (H4P) business, Fairway Independent Mortgage Corporation has chosen Reverse Mortgages for the purchase as a major initiative of the company to develop in 2022. To get a better idea of ​​the depth of Fairway’s […]

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Landlords’ greed for short-term rentals exacerbates housing crisis

National housing charity Threshold has criticized the increase in short-term rentals for holidaymakers in Galway city as the housing crisis continues to wreak havoc across the country. Research by Threshold shows that in December 2021 there were 1,525 short stay adverts in the city and county of Galway. Of these, 972 were entire houses. On […]

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Michael Gove continues a frosty relationship with the housing sector

The enduring love affair between the Conservative Party and the homebuilding industry may be on the rocks, judging by comments from government minister Michael Gove. Speaking at the Conservative Environment Network forum, the Secretary of State for Leveling Up, Housing and Communities said he was “not particularly popular with developers at the moment”, attributing his […]

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CSU could buy Edge as investment surges in student housing sector

The Edge on Euclid, the 11-story structure located at 1750 Euclid Ave. in Cleveland, looks set to change hands to become Cleveland State University. It is one of three deals in the area to revive the nascent apartment sector. A certificate that signals a buyer’s intended purchase of residential or commercial property, filed Feb. 18 […]

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Omaha housing crisis creates barrier for displaced tenants

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) – It’s been nearly two months since residents of Flora Apartments were told they would have to leave the unlivable conditions there. Since then, Together Omaha has been working to find them a permanent home. But they hit a roadblock because of Omaha’s housing crisis. Nearly half of families still stay in […]

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As housing crisis deepens, Liberman mulls new plan to drive prices down

Finance Minister Avigdor Liberman is working on a new plan to tackle Israel’s deepening housing crisis, amid new data showing dramatic further increases in house prices. The plan is an updated version of the one presented in October, which the Finance Ministry realized was no longer sufficient given the deteriorating housing market, according to several […]

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Op-Ed Industry Insights: The housing crisis is a huge threat to Ontario’s economic recovery

For some time now, storm clouds have been gathering over the housing market. But today the crisis is there and threatens our economic recovery. Young people can no longer enter the housing market and start a family. High prices are causing a talent drain as people seek more affordable living conditions. While immigration is expected […]

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Homeless families in Dundee wait 285 days for accommodation, report reveals

Homeless families in Dundee wait 285 days for accommodation, report reveals Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. google An icon of […]

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RE/MAX National Housing Report for February 2022

House prices rise 3%, closings drop 1% ahead of expected spring surge DENVER, March 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — February home sales fell nearly 1% from January, potentially setting the stage for what is typically the largest month-over-month sales increase of the year , as March is generally considered the start of the spring home sales […]

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The legislature ignored the affordable housing crisis | Letters to the Editor

Every Floridian, no matter where we come from. Where we come from or who we love deserves the freedom to know that with hard work we can provide a good life for our family. But this session, Governor Ron DeSantis and his Republican allies in the legislature have tried to divide us by putting their […]

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The housing sector towards stagflation?

Now the Russian-Ukrainian war has made steel rods, cement and tiles even more expensive March 16, 2022, 11:50 p.m. Last modification: March 17, 2022, 1:36 p.m. What happens when the housing market heads into stagflation? Prices soar as inventories stagnate. This is the situation prevailing in the housing market in Bangladesh, causing headaches for builders […]

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The true cost of Gove’s new coating policy on the housing sector | On point

By Joey Gardin2022-03-16T07:00:00 Michael Gove’s January announcement that homebuilders will pay the £4billion siding repair bill triggered a two-month share price slump. But is it the overreaction of the City or a real fall in fortunes? Joey Gardiner Reporting It’s been a rollercoaster ride for a few years for UK residential developers, with the […]

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Obstacles to housing renovation in the social housing sector

Gail Scholes, Local Authority Leader, Zenerguiexamines the ‘social anxiety’ of home renovations, how it will affect the most vulnerable and how we can overcome these issues With 28.1 million households in the UK, the challenge of achieving Net Zero is significant. We need a retrofit solution that decarbonizes at scale and is affordable. The cost […]

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No “dropout” in the housing sector

Dear Editor, News in the housing sector improves almost daily. This latest house lot blast for Guyanese took place at the Guyana National Stadium in Providence, East Bank Demerara, and this phase was part of the Grove/Diamond Block-1 housing estate and was allocated to middle, middle and high income citizens . I was reading that […]

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Are tiny homes the answer to the affordable housing crisis?

TAMPA, Fla. — Mathis McGriff, 64, joined the Navy in 1976 and remembers traveling the world. “Mainly Europe, Spain, Portugal, Africa, France,” he named the places where he was deployed. The Sulfur Springs native has fallen on hard times and now lives in a men’s shelter in East Tampa. “Better than living on the street […]

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How does the housing sector react to rising interest rates and falling supply?

Pierre Debbas, managing partner of Romer Debbas LLP, discusses how real estate investors should position themselves with the Fed predicting a rate hike in March, and how the real estate sector will change once the world fully reopens. What were the main real estate trends that emerged from 2021? Ironically, being in the […]

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Israel braces for housing crisis amid wave of Ukrainian immigration

The Ministry of Aliyah and Absorption has welcomed more than 4,110 new immigrants since Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24. At least 2,460 of them are Ukrainians and the rest are Russians. Another 340 Olim Hadashim from Ukraine are expected to land in the next 24 hours on two rescue flights from Moldova. Immigration and […]

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10 tips from leaders in the housing industry

As housing associations adapt to the post-Covid-19 era, the sector’s operating models are changing. Alistair Sharpe-Neal of Campbell Tickell and Ian Wright of the Disruptive Innovators Network present ten important operational transformation lessons that housing leaders should reflect on in the wake of the pandemic-induced crisis. 1) Covid-19 can be a catalyst for lasting changeThe […]

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City of Sturgis working to address housing crisis

STURGIS, SD (KELO) — Affordable housing is a problem across the country. In the Black Hills, towns like Sturgis are struggling to keep up with demand as more people move to the area. Over the next few years, you may notice a lot of construction in the Black Hills neighborhoods. It’s because more people need […]

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Qld responds to housing crisis, amid flooding

by Kate Aubrey•05:45, March 14, 2022•3 minute read Kate Aubrey 05:45, March 14, 2022 3 minute read As the catastrophic flood leaves thousands homeless, the Queensland Government is rolling out measures to address housing challenges. The Queensland Government has announced a $600,000 Rapid Response Fund to help provide improved housing and homeless services in affected […]

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Demand for emergency motel accommodation increases as South Africa’s regional housing crisis continues

Temporary accommodation can be a lifeline for those trying to get back on their feet after relationship breakdowns, domestic violence, death in the family, drug and alcohol addictions and loss of life. job or home. Milang Lakes Motel owner Chris Parsons knows this all too well, having provided emergency housing for those in need for […]

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Making housing an engine of growth

Published: March 12, 2022 9:44:33 p.m. No one would disagree with declaring housing a “push” sector so that it eventually becomes an engine of growth. The suggestion, however, is not centered on traditional housing which caters primarily to the wealthy and middle class. It places particular emphasis on meeting the housing needs of low-income people. […]

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Rent affordability report highlights extreme housing crisis in Flagstaff | Local

Housing in Flagstaff is “the worst I’ve ever seen,” said Devonna McLaughlin, executive director of Housing Solutions Northern Arizona (HSNA). His organization recently released its 2022 Rental Affordability Report based on a survey of 50 market-priced apartment complexes (8,405 units) and 10 income-limited complexes (730 units) between November 2021 and January. The report summarizes a […]

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South Lake Tahoe faces its housing crisis

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (KRON) – As the city of South Lake Tahoe continues to suffer from a housing shortage, a new grant aims to fund hundreds of much-needed affordable housing. Over the past year, the city has been able to raise $2.4 million in local funds to secure $65 million from state and federal […]

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Inside Housing – Insight – Habitat Week: the sector takes stock after a new fire in a skyscraper

A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for housing professionals A firefighter tackles the Relay Building blaze in Aldgate East (Picture: Alamy) dividing lines A weekly roundup of the most important headlines for #UKhousing housing professionals Good afternoon. When footage of a fire broke out on one of the highest floors of the Relay […]

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Housing sector warns that no progress has been made on abandoning the use of EWS1 forms | News

Housing and property bosses have warned the government that no progress has been made in moving to a more proportionate approach to flat assessments, two months after the government announced measures to tackle to the problem. The Homebuilders Federation, the British Property Federation and the Housing Forum warned this week in a joint letter to […]

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Megatrends Squeeze Housing Supply in Spokane

Megatrends Squeeze Housing Supply in Spokane Amanda Beck, Assistant Planner II, 509.625.6414 Thursday March 10, 2022 at 2:28 p.m. Why is housing getting expensive in Spokane? Organizations in the Interior Northwest are working hard to address the current housing affordability crisis. The city’s effort to shape housing in Spokane is an extension of the Housing […]

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Metro Detroit Housing Report Shows Prices Rise 10%, Sales Fall

Total home sales fell as prices rose in the Detroit metro area in February according to RE/MAX of Southeast Michigan. // Image bank According to the February 2022 Housing Report from RE/MAX of Southeast Michigan in Troy, home sales in Metro Detroit were down 8.7% year-over-year, while the median price rose 10.1%. Last February, the […]

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Inside Housing – Insight – Leaked Supported Housing Report: What it tells us about the exempt housing problem

Public money is lost through the exempt accommodation system One of the main objectives of the pilot projects was to address the issue of the value of exempt and supported housing. The nature of exempt housing means that if a low level of support is offered by a provider, they can apply – to the […]

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Pressure on state to increase housing supply as flooding increases homelessness

More than 17,000 property damage assessments have been carried out in South East Queensland as the state government prepares to implement a series of measures in response to ongoing housing and homelessness issues after recent heavy rains and floods. In Gympie – 202 houses were found severely damaged – 94 moderate and another 124 – […]

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Maryland REALTORS® Releases Second Annual Report on the State of Housing in Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Maryland voters’ concerns about housing availability, housing affordability and rent affordability have increased by double digits starting in 2020, according to a survey conducted by American Strategies for Maryland REALTORS®, the largest association commercial service serving more than 28,000 REALTOR® members in Maryland. As part of Maryland REALTORS®’ “Open Doors to Stronger […]

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South Australia’s regional housing crisis continues, survey finds

A survey of towns in South Australia’s industrial north shows that housing availability is falling short of projected population growth for the region. Key points: A population growth target of 9% has been projected in parts of South Africa Pressure on housing affordability pushes up rents Workers occupy 98% of tourist accommodation The survey by […]

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Study blames part of housing crisis on Bozeman zoning codes | Town

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CK councilors have deferred the emergency housing report for further discussion

By Millar Hill March 8, 2022 5:00 a.m. A proposed expansion of the homeless shelter in downtown Chatham has been referred to administration for further consideration. After some discussion, councilors in Chatham-Kent decided to send the report back on Monday to be presented with all the information needed to address the housing crisis in the […]

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“WHBC risks repeating the same mistakes on the housing report”

Published: 3:00 p.m. March 8, 2022 Welwyn Hatfield Leader of the Opposition has claimed the council ‘will be in court over a negligence case that killed a tenant’ if stronger action is not taken on housing security, following the publication of an independent report. Cllr Paul Zukowskyj, Liberal Democrat for Hatfield Green and Hatfield South, […]

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The Irish Times take on housing supply

There are encouraging indicators of increased supply in the housing market. But it will be a long way to any kind of normalcy in the rental market as, for potential home buyers, supply remains well below demand. On the rental market, the exit of private owners continues at a sustained pace, with numerous sales, thus […]

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Coming Together to Solve Maine’s Housing Crisis – Part One

Maine (WABI) – Finding a home in Maine is at a critical point. Real estate and construction costs continue to soar, further encumbering an already tight rental market. Housing is considered affordable if you spend no more than 30% of your income on housing-related expenses. Chances are many of you fall into the category known […]

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India’s aging population presents the housing sector with a tremendous opportunity for growth

The demand for senior living units is currently estimated at just 5.6 lakh, but it is expected to reach 1.2 million households by 2025, too large a number to ignore from a business perspective. India may be a nation driven by its youth, but the proverbial wheels of change are already in motion, and soon […]

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The social housing crisis leaves people desperate

SDLP Councilor Brian Tierney said a new survey had shown how desperate the situation was for Derry residents on waiting lists for social housing. Cllr Tierney, who represents Ballyarnett Borough, recently conducted a ‘Derry Housing Survey’ online and asked residents to share their experiences. Among the findings of the respondents, 73% of people had been […]