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  • 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.

  • specification insights

    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,

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