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HUD Permanently Sets Aside Small Area FMR Suspension

In a stipulated judgment filed on February 16, HUD has permanently set aside the Small Area Fair Market Rent (FMR) suspension. Last summer, using authority in the Small Area FMR regulation, HUD suspended the mandatory implementation of Small Area FMRs for 23 of 24 designated areas. 55 more words

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Letters to the editor, Feb. 22

Differing ideas about housing ‘reform’

To the editor:

My principal difficulty with Harvey Epstein’s “Living in NYC isn’t a privilege,” opinion, Town & Village, Feb. 1, is his omission of what has brought us an “unprecedented housing crisis.” Mr. 701 more words

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Rof Affordable Sector 58 Extension Road Gurgaon

Rof Affordable Sector 58 Extension Road Gurgaon

Rof Affordable Housing project Sector 58 adjoining with Golf Course Extension road Gurgaon under Haryana affordable housing policy 2013.

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B.C. finance minister not ruling out tweaks to new housing taxes

B.C.’s finance minister is not ruling out tweaks to the aggressive suite of new real estate taxes unveiled in Tuesday’s budget.

The comments came in the wake of some concern that the NDP’s plan could knock the bottom out of the province’s real estate market. 542 more words


What Can Other Places Teach California About Addressing Its Housing Crisis?

I’m going to ask you, Dear Reader, to pick apart a paper I’ve been asked to write for another organization. I was given the topic. 2,012 more words

New affordable housing units to help Regina end homelessness

In hearing the phrase “a roof over your head,” most people likely imagine a few things beneath that roof.

A kitchen table. A television, maybe. At the very least, a bed. 386 more words

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Why the New Tax Law Could Make the Hunt for Affordable Housing Even Harder

Congress indirectly diluted the tax incentives for building affordable housing — a change that’s predicted to result in a quarter of a million fewer units. 53 more words

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