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‘Efforts Paying Off ’ to End Chronic Homelessness

Thursday, October 13, 2016 (Issue #1)
by Jessica Joseph, Housing Editor

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Connecticut is on track to see a decline chronic homelessness according to the Department of Housing (DOH) and the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH). 259 more words

Veterans

Low-Cost Housing Projects Will Have to Earmark Cash for Minority and Women Contractors

Starting next year, affordable housing developers will be required to commit at least 25 percent of costs supported by the city’s Department of Housing Preservation and Development to certified minority and women-owned business enterprises—a new effort the city says aims to increase the participation of MWBEs in affordable housing development. 680 more words

Scott Stringer

National Mental Health Week 2016 9 Oct - 15 Oct: A call for the National Government to embrace mental health and wellness

At school I knew enough to be ashamed of the darkness that engulfed me and hid it from school friends and most others in my life. 885 more words

Mental Illness

Wait list opens for affordable apartments in Kips Bay

By Sabina Mollot

New Yorkers on the lookout for a more affordable home might want to consider Phipps Plaza South, two buildings located in Kips Bay, where there is currently a lottery for affordable apartments. 486 more words

Community Board 6

Tent Cities Full of Homeless People Are Booming in Cities All Over America as Poverty Spikes

Just like during the last economic crisis, homeless encampments are popping up all over the nation as poverty grows at a very alarming rate. According to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, more than a half-million people are homeless in America right now, but that figure is increasing by the day. 194 more words

U.S.

Fifth person questioned over Tyrrell

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Australia

Micro is the new black

At a recent conference, PropertyESP heard from a young graduate who pleaded the need for diversity in housing within WA.

He spoke about starting out on a graduate salary, wanting to leave home but not wanting to pay $300 rent per week (because he was very rarely at home!) nor wanting to share a group home. 285 more words

Property Council