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  • Caution Ahead

    A number of the mistakes made by developers are the same that have been made for years

  • Breaking Ground

    NEW ORLEANS—While a marching band played ragtime and former residents cheered, New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin cut the ribbon to open 30 rebuilt seniors apartments at Wisdom Manor in January.

  • How to Survive Tough Times

    The stakes are raised this year for affordable housing developers.

  • Looking for a Deal? Public Housing Has Billions to Spend

    In February, Congress handed public housing authorities $4 billion for capital needs as part of the stimulus package, and billions more may be allocated this year through the appropriations process.

  • The New Colonias

    SAN JUAN, TEXAS—Homes made of scavenged wood line the streets of some subdivisions here, where very poor “homeowners” can be thrown out on almost any pretext.

  • Developers Migrate to FHA

    With conventional construction lenders reluctant to fund new apartment projects and take-out mortgage lenders sticking with conservative leverage levels, many market-rate developers are gravitating toward the program known as “(d)(4).”

  • Community Benefits

    San Diego— On the morning of Feb. 11, the street was packed in front of a new 12-story high-rise here.

  • After the Flood

    Drivers along Interstate 10, tracing the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle through Alabama to Mississippi, can still see wreckage left behind by the hurricanes of 2005

  • Developers Weather the Storm

    Affordable developers have struggled for years to fill vacant lots and repair abandoned buildings in the low-income neighborhoods of aging Northeastern cities.

  • Enterprise’s Donahue Announces Retirement

    Enterprise Community Investment, Inc., has announced the planned retirement of President and CEO Jeffrey H. Donahue, effective April 15.