Relationships: The Heart of the Deal
PHILADELPHIA— Four decades of building affordable housing boil down to a single lesson for Robert Greer.
Vacant Offices Become Housing
FITCHBURG, MASS.— An old five-story office building has been renovated into 31 apartments, including eight affordable units, with the help of historic and New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs).
BETHESDA, MD.—David Reznick's extraordinary career in the affordable housing industry began with just one client, nearly 50 years ago.
Instrument of Hope
LOS ANGELES—When her colleagues describe Alice Carr, what emerges is a perfect balance between heart and mind.
House Committee OKs Bills
The House Financial Services Committee has approved a housing preservation bill (H.R. 4868) aimed at maintaining the affordability of the current assisted housing stock.
Four Projects Earn HUD Design Awards
PASEO SENTER at Coyote Creek, with its plaza and pedestrian roadway flanked by retailstyle social service space, has been recognized for excellence in affordable housing design by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
ALASKA NATIVE Carol Gore builds affordable housing in her home state as president and CEO of the Cook Inlet Housing Authority (CIHA).
Eric S. Belsky has been appointed managing director of Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies.
The Long Road Back
NEW ORLEANS— A few bare walls and broken doors separate Mike Miller from the unknown.
A Long Time Coming
WHEN THE FEDERAL Housing Administration (FHA) changes its multifamily programs—some of which have remained untouched for 40 years—the agency doesn’t fool around.