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San Francisco's Affordable Housing Crisis

This story came out a few weeks ago and made pretty big news. A San Francisco woman received a letter from her landlord stating that her rent would increase from $2145 to $8900, an increase of over 300%. 534 more words

New Perspectives on the Past

Register Now! June 3-4, 2015 – NJ History and Historic Preservation Conference

The History and Historic Preservation Conference attracts professionals, volunteers and staff in the fields of history, historic preservation, architecture, planning, archaeology, nonprofit and museum management, and more. 84 more words

Continuing Ed

New Deal in Mississippi: West End Fire Station

The Biloxi Volunteer Fire Company No. 1, the first fire company for the city, was organized September 3, 1883 (The Daily Picayune, September 6, 1883, p. 222 more words

Historic Preservation

benjamin jacobs house in exton gets new lease on life



I have said (and written previously) that ever since I came to Chester County I have loved this house alone in its own meadow and field on Ship Road in Exton. 653 more words

Chester County

The Shepherd's Cottage at Annandale farm

Annandale is a working sheep farm on the rugged Banks Peninsula east of Christchurch, New Zealand. While continuing to operate as a farm, several vacation rental units have been added within both historic and new buildings on the property, one of which is the Shepherd’s Cottage. 246 more words

Small House Plans

"Looks Like We Made It!"

The culmination of many months of hard work came yesterday when I was notified that the Drish House has been added to the National Historic Register. 84 more words

Historic Preservation

Where were you in 1985?

Since 1985, Bradshaw Construction has met the challenges of complex structural building, restoration and renovation as shown here during the reconstruction of the New Canaan Congregational Church bell tower and steeple. 107 more words

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