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PIH issues notice on 2015 op sub eligibility calculations and revised preliminary eligibility report for 2014

On Tuesday HUD’s Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH) issued Notice PIH 2014-19 to provide instructions for the calculation of 2015 operating subsidy eligibility. 581 more words

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Socio Economic Factors for Green Building Ratings

When designing Green Buildings under several rating systems, these may not comprehensively account for socio-economic factors. Here is a report that highlights these factors if your project team wants to include any during the planning, construction, or development phases.

Source: World GBC


Legal Support Modular Office

After reorganization of legal services, a Marine Corps base created a new support section but lacked adequate space to function under one facility.

Modular Genius provided 8,580 sqft of new modular office space that brought together the scattered operations. 39 more words

Green Building

Benefits of Shipping Container Homes

Moving into a shipping container home is probably not what you have in mind when you start hunting for a new place. But if you give it some thought, you will soon fall in love with the idea. 377 more words


Clean Energy From Paper Waste | Inhabitat

The turn-of-the-century Legion House is located in the heart of Sydney CBD and has operated as a women’s hostel for the last 60 years. Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp was commissioned to redevelop a larger area that includes the building, which has been converted into a zero carbon structure that received the 6-Star Green Star Office certification. 84 more words

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ULI Hines competition 2014 - Proposal UT team 14.14.14

One of many proposals to revitalize Nashville’s Downtown as part of the ULI Hines competition 2014.

NEWSOUND: An Urban District for the New South

See entire proposal.


Unmobile Home: Humor but No Joke

My Dream Home?

Would it be believable if I said this is my dream home?  Ok, maybe not.  It does though display several key elements which are the stuff of my particular architectural fantasy.  472 more words

Architectural Criticism