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  • Staff Announcements

    Vincent Bruno has been appointed director of marketing for Crestron. W2 Architectural Lighting has named Anna Schast as its regional sales manager for all states east of the Mississippi River in the U.S. and eastern Canada. Michael T. Hadank has been appointed national sales manager for W.A.C...


    JACKSON—The priorities and rules for low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) applications in Mississippi are little changed for 2008.

  • Ardee Names Regional Sales Managers

    Ardee Lighting has appointed two new regional sales managers: Neil B. Rettig is for the Western United States, covering all states West of the Mississippi River. He can be reached at 805-532-1419; and Kenneth M. Neppach for the Eastern United States, covering all states East of the Mississippi...

  • NIMBYism Strikes in Mississippi

    Nearly two years after one of the most devastating natural disasters in the state’s history damaged or destroyed more than 71,000 rental housing units, residents of Mississippi’s Gulf Coast are blocking the new affordable housing developments the area needs now more than ever.

  • Q & A

    Florida has experienced unprecedented increases in the cost of land, construction, utilities, property taxes, and insurance

  • Real Development in the GO Zone

    Realtex Development was the first company to break ground on a new construction project in the Gulf Opportunity (GO) Zone, according to President Rick Deyoe. Sunset Way Apartments in Port Arthur, Texas, broke ground in July 2006.

  • Breakline

    Cooling Off at the Beach ~ Crime of Opportunity ~ Currents

  • Backdoor: Design Debate

    Design Debate

  • Hammering out new housingMississippi apartment owners confront labor shortages, rising wages, slow insurance payments in push to get damaged units livable again

    Nine months after losing most of her furniture and clothes when Hurricane Katrina lashed the Mississippi Gulf Coast with 30-foot storm surges and 125-mile-an-hour winds that smashed a tree into her apartment roof, Coral Edelen is working at a new job that

  • Breakline

    Dangerous Demolition - Gulf Renaissance - Insurance Rates to Climb - Named Storms Break the Record