In Some Markets, It's Now Cheaper to Build Than Buy
The acquisition market in some high-barrier metros has grown so heated that in many cases it's now more cost-effective to build.
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.
ARCHSTONE HAS BEEN around long enough to know the basic rule of multifamily arithmetic: jobs minus housing equals a fantastic development opportunity.
Looking for a Home
DOMESTIC INVESTORS CONTINUE to be largely out of luck these days.
The Long Road Back
NEW ORLEANS— A few bare walls and broken doors separate Mike Miller from the unknown.
Gulf Coast Revival
NEW ORLEANS— Five years after Hurricane Katrina, Providence Community Housing has emerged as one of the most active affordable housing developers in the Gulf Coast.
Trammell Crow Exits Development
AS VENERABLE BUILDER Trammell Crow Residential (TCR) hunkered down through one of the worst recessions the apartment development industry has ever seen, CEO Charlie Brindell outlined a plan last winter to revive and refocus the company, which had seen its