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Real Estate Trends: Housing Supply and Demand Expected to Grow This Festival Season

In the Mumbai Metropolitan Area (MMR) alone, consultants expect 2 million square feet of launches over the coming festive months with 25-30 major launches expected. The upcoming holiday season is expected to spoil customers for choice in the residential real estate industry. After witnessing lukewarm launch momentum for several years and last year’s pandemic-hit season, […]

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RESCON: Blaming slow approval process for lack of housing supply

Breadcrumb Links New homes and condos Houses Publication date : Sep 13, 2021 • September 13, 2021 • 3 minute read • Join the conversation The shortage of new housing has contributed to the rising cost of housing; prices for new construction and existing homes have surged. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are […]

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Increase the supply of affordable housing by lowering the bond limit | Housing Finance Magazine

While our society is still reeling from a devastating pandemic, we need to think about rebuilding a more sustainable, resilient and socially just economy than the one we had before COVID-19. This goal cannot be achieved without confronting the overwhelming shortage of affordable and safe housing in our country’s economic engines like New York and […]

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Housing Supply, Affordability at ‘Crisis Point’ in Illawarra: UDIA Report | Mercury of Illawarra

news, latest news, Illawarra and Shoalhaven are at a “point of crisis” as the area faces a rapidly dwindling supply of serviced land for development. That’s according to a new report, which also says the critical shortage of new homes is spreading across the region and having a major impact on “deteriorating” housing affordability. The […]

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The ‘new generation’ of construction workers is needed for housing supply

Meeting the demand for skilled workers to increase housing supply to an average of 33,000 homes per year, combined with the renovation of 500,000 homes under the government’s climate action plan by 2030 “is a huge challenge,” said Environment and Climate Minister Eamon Ryan. But, on the day of the announcement of the results of […]

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White House announces measures to boost supply of affordable housing

The Biden administration on Wednesday announced a series of political maneuvering intended to expand the supply of affordable housing amid a record rise in house prices. The White House said Wednesday that the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Department of the Treasury and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) would expand and […]

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White House to unveil measures to ease housing shortage

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is set to unveil a series of measures aimed at addressing America’s shortage of entry-level homes and rental properties, according to people familiar with the matter, measures designed to boost their financing and their construction over the next few years. The changes would rely on the administrative authority of government […]

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Supply of social housing | Tasmanian Green MPs

Question from Mrs O’CONNOR to the MINISTER of HOUSING, Mr FERGUSON Mr. Speaker, the acting Prime Minister’s responses together took up about 12 minutes of the House’s time. I’m just pointing out that today’s answers have been very long so far. Ms. Ogilvie – You didn’t even ask for indulgence. Mrs. O’CONNOR – I ask […]

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Refsa urges the government to increase the supply of affordable housing | Daily Express Online

Refsa urges the government to increase the supply of affordable housing Published on: Tuesday August 17th, 2021 By: Bernama Text size: Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia needs to increase its supply of affordable housing and ensure that selection procedures are consistent and transparent. Research for Social Advancement (REFSA) researcher Lillian Wee said the Covid-19 pandemic has amplified […]

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Posthaste: It’s not just about demand, housing supply growth may also have peaked in Canada after a burst of activity

Good morning! Investment in residential construction hit a record $43.4 billion in the second quarter of this year – topping $40 billion for the first time – but could start to cool off after a period of sustained growth. According to new data from Statistics Canada, investment in residential construction fell 5.8% to $13.8 billion […]

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Scarcity of housing supply highlighted as average rents rise

Average rents for residential properties increased by 5.6% nationwide between April and June, according to the latest quarterly rentals report from website Daft.ie. The report shows rents rising faster outside of Dublin and a record number of properties available to let. Daft.ie’s rental report for the second quarter of this year shows the biggest difference […]

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Is there really a housing shortage?

Housing supply has kept pace with population growth, it’s just that there are fewer properties available for homeowners to buy, according to a real estate analyst. The post-lockdown housing market boom had seen house prices soar and the lack of supply was often cited as one of the main reasons for this. But new analysis […]

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Allowing elected officials to increase housing supply is democratic

In summary To meaningfully address the interrelated issues of climate change, wildfire risk, and housing affordability, land use policies in California must change. Senate Bill 10 provides a good starting point. By Christopher S. Elmendorf, special for CalMatters Christopher S. Elmendorf is a professor of law at the UC Davis School of Law, cselmendorf@ucdavis.law.edu. California’s […]

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Tax changes will have a ‘chilling effect’ on housing supply

Any hope of large-scale build-to-let development will vanish unless the government rethinks its new tax policies for investors, the Property Council has said. When the government announced in March that it would phase out the ability for property investors to offset interest charges against rental income, it was unclear what this would mean for the […]

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Saudi new housing supply jumps 29% in first quarter of 2021

Ukrainian government launches official website for crypto donations: Crypto Moves RIYADH: Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation has launched the official Aid For Ukraine website to raise cryptocurrency funds to support the country’s armed forces and humanitarian aid programs in its war against Russia. The crypto donation platform is in partnership with staking service provider Everstake […]

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Covid pandemic hits housing supply and starts down 59% in April-June

Economic uncertainty caused by the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic has forced property developers in India to take a more cautious approach to spending, which is reflected in the new supply figures for the April-June period. (Q2) of 2021, said a PropTiger report. A total of 21,839 new units were launched […]

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Emergency housing supply crisis

A total of 1,521 households in Sligo are currently on the housing waiting or transfer list, last week’s council meeting announced. The response issued by Chief Executive Joe Murphy said those on Housing Assistance Payment (HAP) and awaiting transfer amounted to 763 households, with another 202 households, such as council tenants, tenants of approved housing […]

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Are tenant protections reducing the supply of rental housing?

Governor Inslee has yet to announce whether and in what form he will extend Washington state’s eviction moratorium beyond the end of this month, when it is due to expire. But in the meantime, the cities of Kenmore, Kirkland and Seattle have all extended local moratoriums through Sept. 30, and Seattle and Kenmore have both […]

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Rising construction costs ‘could reduce housing supply and raise prices’

Rising construction costs could hamper the supply of new homes and fuel a further increase in existing home prices, Bank of America warned. In a detailed report on the Irish housing market, Bank of America said current house price increases have been “stronger than expected”. He said he still expects Irish property prices to “maintain […]

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New housing supply report warns of impending crisis for WA – The Market Herald

Subscribe Be the first with news that moves the market Perth is facing a housing supply crisis, with demand set to outstrip supply over the next three years, according to a recent report “If we continue to move forward in a ‘business as usual’ fashion, there is no doubt that we are headed for a […]

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Stop new rental regulations to preserve housing supply

The Seattle City Council’s manipulation of the tenant-landlord relationship is fraught with toxic consequences. Mayor Jenny Durkan is expected to veto three housing bills passed by an excessive council majority on Monday to force council members to publicly debate the issue a second time if they try to override her vetoes. The bills make it […]

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“Five to seven years” to solve the problem of housing supply

Steps taken to tackle the housing supply problem won’t yield immediate results, but experts say the supply-demand equation will improve – eventually. Years of underconstruction, especially after the global financial crisis of 2008, meant that housing supply did not keep pace with a rapidly growing population. The result is that there are not enough homes […]

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New Brunswick rent review recommends increasing housing supply and revising rental law – New Brunswick

A 90-day review of New Brunswick’s rent situation was released three days ahead of schedule and includes recommendations on how to increase housing stock and better protect tenants. The review includes 12 recommendations divided into four broad categories: strengthening existing services; increase rental supply; a review of tenancy legislation; and increasing human resources in the […]

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GR Chamber pushes state bills to meet housing supply

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Grand Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce is leading a new coalition tackling the state’s housing crisis. Housing Michigan is made up of the Chamber, the Home Builders Association of Michigan, the Michigan Municipal League, Michigan North, and more than a dozen other organizations committed to development and rehabilitation. “Housing […]

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Atlanta’s housing shortage is expected to continue for some time

The housing shortage is expected to worsen as buyer demand continues to outpace inventory levels, according to a new study. As the spring home buying season begins, HouseCanary’s latest Market Pulse report compared data between March 2021 and March 2020 and found that the volume of new monthly listings nationally was down 11.5 % year […]

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First 100: Biden enters housing supply minefield

It’s April 9, 2021 and welcome to First 100. You can sign up to receive First 100 by email by clicking here. Leader Housing is a universal need, and it is so linked with personal enrichment, economic health (see the financial crisis), inequalities, transport, and even the climate that it quickly transforms into a subject […]

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Report Finds Insufficient Affordable Housing Supply in Delaware

The Gap: A Shortage of Affordable Homes, a report released March 18 by the National Low Income Housing Coalition and Housing Alliance Delaware, finds a national shortage of nearly 7 million affordable and available rental units for very low-income renter households. , those with incomes at or below the poverty line or 30% of the […]