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  • Battle to Weatherize

    WASHINGTON, D.C.— It's not too late to use stimulus dollars to make your affordable housing properties more energy efficient.

  • Survey Says: More Multifamily Firms Outsource IT

    SPENDING ON OUTSOURCING nearly doubled last year, comprising 23.6 percent of apartment IT budgets, compared to only 12.6 percent in 2008, according to a recent report from the Washington, D.C.-based National Multi Housing Council (NMHC).

  • An Affordable Solar Home

    Last fall, 20 college and university teams from the U.S. and abroad gathered in Washington, D.C., to take part in the 2009 Solar Decathlon.

  • Scientists Predict Fewer, But Stronger, Hurricanes

  • HUD Secretary Addresses Green Homes & Sustainable Communities Conference

    Today, Thursday, July 29, leaders in the fields of building, development, and financing met in Washington D.C., for a two-day conference focusing on green, affordable housing and other forms of community development.

  • Feds Announce $3 Billion for Struggling Homeowners

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—Another $3 billion is being directed to homeowners struggling with unemployment, announced federal officials this week.

  • Homestead Capital to Merge with NEF

    Homestead Capital, a Portland-Ore.-based nonprofit syndicator of low-income housing tax credits, will become part of the National Equity Fund, Inc. (NEF).

  • HUD Awards NSP3 Grants

    Washington, D.C.— An additional $1 billion has been awarded to all states and a number of local communities under the third round of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP).

  • Boston Capital Closes Major Fund

    BOSTON—Boston Capital announced the closing of Boston Capital Tax Credit Fund XXXIII, a nationally diversified portfolio of 49 affordable apartment properties in 20 states and the District of Columbia.

  • Major Boston Redevelopment Opens

    BOSTON—City and state officials recently celebrated the opening of the first phase of the redevelopment of the Washington Beech public housing project in the city’s Roslindale neighborhood.