Obama Outlines HUD Budget Increase
Funding for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) gets a $7 billion boost under the White House’s 2010 budget proposal.
New York Awards ARRA Funds
New York Gov. David Paterson announced $253 million in affordable housing grants through the recent American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
A HUD Budget Increase?
The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved a fiscal 2009 funding bill that would provide a substantial boost over current-year funding as well as the president’s budget request for the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Budget Boosts Project-based Sec. 8, Reduces CDBG Funds
President Bush has sent Congress a $38.5 billion fiscal 2009 Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) budget that includes a big increase in funding for project-based Sec. 8 assistance and a comparable cut in community development.
What’s Up, What’s Down
After several years of vertigo from soaring construction costs, developers are getting some relief as prices drop for lumber and gypsum wallboard.
presented at the s fifth annual education conference in Alexandria, Virginia, last October, and sent to IALD members in December, the 2005 Edition of Guidelines for Specification Integrity, a joint venture with the Lighting Industry Resource Council, is only the second time such a document has been...
Listen to What the Designers Say
Keep it simple. 'You don't have to be a minimalist to practice that idea. You can have your own aesthetic values, but simultaneously, if you respect and celebrate a certain material, it will come across more powerfully.'
Finding Brilliance in Budget Design
Four designers give suggestions about how to design a low-budget project that incorporates rich lighting.
ETC launches new site
Wisconsin-based ETC (Electronic Theatre Controls) has redesigned its company website,
Has the lighting industry reached a state of 'commoditization'?
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