Housing

May 7, 2003, 9am PDT
None of America's traditional middle class workers would qualify to purchase a median priced home based on median income according to a report by the National Housing Conference.
National Housing Conference
May 7, 2003, 7am PDT
Neal Peirce comments on an alarming report from the National Housing Conference and worries about the impact of the housing crisis on the economy.
Citistates Group
May 6, 2003, 12pm PDT
Accordint to a report by an affordable housing coalition, housing cost are still too expensive despite wage increases.
The Kansas City Star
May 3, 2003, 11am PDT
In a "real life version of Sim City", Sydney Australia plans its growth.
The Sydney Morning Herald
May 2, 2003, 8am PDT
Civic leaders and the University of Southern California roll out a new urban policy "action plan" for Southern California.
University Of Southern California
May 1, 2003, 8am PDT
Southern California's Inland Empire, once the home of inexpensive tract homes, is attracting more high-end development, leaving more homebuyers priced out of region.
The Los Angeles Times
April 29, 2003, 1pm PDT
A plan to build hundreds of thousands of new homes in south-east England is "unsustainable" and could promote sprawl.
BBC News
April 29, 2003, 5am PDT
A developer proposes $1 million trust fund for improvement of Douglas Ranch, on eve of election for its annexation and zoning.
The Arizona Republic
April 28, 2003, 2pm PDT
California's disasterous style of providing housing seems to be: "Just say no."
The Claremont Institute
April 28, 2003, 6am PDT
McMansions have become the ultimate manifestation of the America dream.
The Los Angeles Times
April 23, 2003, 7am PDT
Under-appreciated and maligned, the attached rowhouse offers great advantages over the detached single-family house.
The Washington Post
April 22, 2003, 9am PDT
It is time to realize that the 1950s dream of suburbia is over. The integration of shopping and homes with public transit is critical for reviving our cities.
The Ottawa Citizen
April 19, 2003, 1pm PDT
USA Today interviews photographer Sandy Sorlien about her new book, Fifty Houses: Images from the American Road.
USA Today
April 19, 2003, 5am PDT
Washington D.C. officials unveil revitalization plans aimed at generating affordable housing.
The Los Angeles Times
April 18, 2003, 10am PDT
The contrasting success of the Merrick Park and Bal Harbour luxury malls in Miami's surburbs are a reminder of the importance of neighborhoods.
National Real Estate Investor
April 18, 2003, 8am PDT
Rising housing values in Greater Phoenix may remind us of the recent speculative bubble of Wall Street, but there is reason to be optimistic.
The Arizona Republic
April 18, 2003, 6am PDT
For the first time in history, an American corporation will be rebuilding an entire foreign country.
The Los Angeles Times
April 18, 2003, 5am PDT
Samuel J. LeFrak, an outspoken champion of middle-income housing, dies at 85.
The New York Times
April 17, 2003, 7am PDT
Revitalization plan includes rezoning to encourage commercial and residential development.
The New York Times
April 16, 2003, 10am PDT
New apartments blend urban ideas into business-park settings in San Jose.
San Jose Mercury News