Housing

The autism community is faced with a housing crisis that could from bad to worse if housing standards end a waiver program that allows group homes for people with intellectual and development disabilities.
Yesterday   The Atlantic
<p>If you are a billionaire in the market for a second (or third) house in Aspen, Colorado, the $135 million Hala Ranch might be for you.</p>
Jul 8, 2007   The New York Times
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Jul 6, 2007   By Lance Freeman
<p>This editorial from <em>The Sydney Morning Herald</em> looks at how the rise in housing prices in Australia has both short- and long-term negative effects.</p>
Jul 5, 2007   The Sydney Morning Herald
<p>In part one of a three-part series, Rick Perlstein exposes how the federal government's ideologically-motivated project to promote homeownership in America has become badly derailed.</p>
Jul 4, 2007   TomPaine.com
<p>A new United Nations report highlights the problems of prosperity and poverty in world's most livable city.</p>
Jul 2, 2007   The Vancouver Sun
<p>Several neighborhoods in the southwestern corner of the city are hoping that the city will clamp down on monster homes, but builders and Realtors aren't going down without a fight.</p>
Jul 1, 2007   Minneapolis Star Tribune
<p>David Biggs, a lifelong resident of Moss Point, Mississippi, is overjoyed with his new modular cottage, a marked improvement over FEMA trailers.</p>
Jun 29, 2007   Mississippi Press
<p>In a series of articles, <em>The Portland Tribune</em> looks at the state of the housing market in the city and the trends that are affecting the urban lives of the city's diverse population.</p>
Jun 28, 2007   The Portland Tribune
<p>Jim Cullen, author of a new book on the history of homeownership in U.S., offers thoughts on how geography and government policy have helped build this American institution.</p>
Jun 28, 2007   Forbes
<p>A district appeals court ruling has invalidated the housing element of San Francisco's general plan, arguing that the environmental consequences of the plan's increased density were not considered.</p>
Jun 27, 2007   The San Francisco Chronicle