Edward Mazria Receives Hanley Award for Visionand Leadership in Sustainable Housing
Washington, D.C.—Santa Fe, N.M., architect and champion of building energy efficiency Edward Mazria, AIA, was named this year’s winner of The 2009 Hanley Award for Vision and Leadership in Sustainable Housing
NMTC Round Opens
Washington, D.C. — The deadline for applying for an allocation of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs) this year is April 8.
Wheeler Terrace Beats the Odds
Washington, D.C. .â€”One of this city's oldest affordable housing communities, Wheeler Terrace was built in 1947 for veterans returning from World War II.
Washington Revises LIHTC Policies
Several changes are in store for the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) program in Washington next year, including increasing the general pool to 70 percent.
HUD Announces Available Funds
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the availability of $1.43 billion in homeless assistance grants to thousands of local projects serving homeless families and individuals.
AvalonBay's New Fund Targets Value-Added Deals
Alexandria, Va.-based AvalonBay Communities recently closed on a $400 million equity fund that will target value-add acquisitions.
Centerline, Alliant Jump Into Small Loan Space
Alliant Capital and Centerline Capital are opening small loan divisions dedicated to the multifamily industry in hopes of filling what has become a glaring void in the debt market.
NYU Department of Philosophy
In fall 2007, the New York University Department of Philosophy moved into its new home on the corner of Washington Place and Mercer Street. Selected by the dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science and a group of philosophy professors at the university, the internationally recognized firm Steven Holl...
National Gallery of Art Hosts Villareal LED Installation
A 200-foot-long passage connecting the east and west buildings of the National Gallery of Art (NGA) in Washington, D.C., is home to a yearlong exhibition by artist Leo Villareal that features light-emitting diode (LED) technology.
How Hills Tamed HUD
WASHINGTON, D.C.— When Carla Hills took over the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in 1975, nobody expected her to be a hero for housing.