affordable housing

Home builders press Congress to help ease housing shortages

American home builders have called upon Congress to take steps to address a tremendous shortage of affordable homes in the…

10 months ago

Advocates call for vacant commercial space to be converted into affordable housing

With those of commercial buildings sitting empty due to the coronavirus pandemic, some are looking to repurpose those spaces for…

1 year ago

Affordable Housing Crunch Continues Growing – Are Hotels a Partial Answer?

The affordable housing crunch doesn’t affect only first time homebuyers. It also affects renters and ultimately the entire economy. The…

1 year ago

Hospitals do their bit to tackle homelessness in the U.S.

Hospitals are increasingly buying up real estate as part of an effort to help alleviate the homeless crisis that’s affecting…

2 years ago

2019 NHP Foundation Symposium exceeds Sponsorship Goals

NHPF (The NHP Foundation), a national not-for-profit leader in providing quality affordable housing to low to middle income Americans in…

3 years ago

Facebook pledges $1 billion to combat Bay Area housing crisis

Facebook is the latest big tech company to pledge money to address the shortage of affordable housing affecting the communities…

3 years ago

Arizona encourages home buyers to chip in on affordable housing

Real estate agents and home builders in Arizona are being asked to encourage new buyers to donate $25 upon closing…

3 years ago

Seattle considers tax on Uber and Lyft to fund affordable housing

Lawmakers in Seattle are considering imposing a 51-cent tax on ride-sharing companies such as Uber and Lyft, which would be…

3 years ago

Big tech’s affordable housing commitments are ‘not enough’, experts say

With the cost of housing reaching sky-high levels in many West Coast cities, a number of technology companies have stepped…

3 years ago

Oregon set to be first state to ban single-family zoning

Oregon is set to become the first U.S. state to alter its single-family zoning laws in order to encourage more…

3 years ago