Housing

August 3, 2002, 11am PDT
HUD makes $492.5 million available for revitalization projects; new guidelines to cap each grant.
Inman News
August 2, 2002, 12pm PDT
Even office buildings of average quality are hot in D.C.'s commercial real estate market.
The Washington Post
August 2, 2002, 7am PDT
The success of downtown housing is crucial for the revival of Cincinnati's downtown.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
July 31, 2002, 9am PDT
Developers say they don't want to buildattached housing units in California because of liability for alleged construction defects.
California Planning and Development Report
July 31, 2002, 6am PDT
Land is more than a commodity from which to profit and exploit. It should be used responsibly and sparingly.
GoMemphis
July 30, 2002, 8am PDT
New Urbanist project in Santa Clara fills gap in Bay Area development scene.
The Oakland Tribune
July 30, 2002, 7am PDT
Housing agency expected to loosen up on kickback rules.
Inman News
July 30, 2002, 6am PDT
Celebration residents fight to keep hotel rooms out.
The St. Petersburg Times
July 29, 2002, 12pm PDT
The Michigan Court of Appeals allows the Detroit Housing Commission to become an independent agency, thwarting City Council efforts to maintain oversight.
The Detroit Free Press
July 29, 2002, 10am PDT
Los Angeles rent control laws won't survive in the new Valley or Hollywood cities if they are successful in their bid for secession.
The Los Angeles Times
July 29, 2002, 9am PDT
Some experts believe high home prices are a result of a housing bubble that is "doomed to burst."
The Washington Post
July 29, 2002, 8am PDT
A new zoning category called "conservation subdivision" allows developers to build communities with forests.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
July 28, 2002, 7am PDT
With the aging of the Baby Boom generation, the current lack of appropriate housing and services for seniors will be even more critical.
Commission On Affordable Housing And Health Facili
July 26, 2002, 2pm PDT
A study suggests that developments built before 1975 offer health benefits.
The New York Times
July 26, 2002, 1pm PDT
Herbert Muschamp highlights a plan that he says is better than the six official plans for redevelopment at the site of the World Trade Center.
The New York Times
July 26, 2002, 9am PDT
Neal Peirce draws attention to the nation's housing crisis.
The Washington Post Writers Group
July 26, 2002, 6am PDT
A new report charges that the Seattle-Tacoma has been unable to plan for its rising population.
The Seattle Times
July 25, 2002, 11am PDT
A work-centric culture and larger homes are changing the traditional notion of what a home means.
The Christian Science Monitor
July 23, 2002, 11am PDT
Benjamin Forgey reviews the changes in downtown Washington D.C.
The Washington Post
July 23, 2002, 9am PDT
Owners of several California mobile home parks want to boost monthly rents, and are suing cities for the right to do so.
San Jose Mercury News