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More stories about Preservation

  • Citi Launches New York Preservation Fund

    Citi Community Capital and L+M Development Partners have announced a $100 million fund to help finance the preservation and rehabilitation of more than 2,000 affordable apartments around New York City in the next three years.

  • GSE Rates Rise Dramatically on Preservation Deals

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have made preservation deals a top priority for 2011.

  • $100 Million Preservation Effort Launched

    A new fund aims to attract $100 million to assist nonprofit developers preserve and renovate low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) properties in underserved markets.

  • Preservation Priority for HUD

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—I am delighted to serve as a guest editor of AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE, particularly because this issue’s focus is on housing preservation, which is so closely aligned with our work at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Drying a Stone Cellar

    Letting the water run through keeps this 200-year-old basement dry.

  • Special Citation for Public/Private Partnership - Avenue of the Arts

    Noted by the jury for its ability to erase the often drawn line between public and private cooperation, Philadelphia's Avenue of the Arts façade lighting infuses the city's performing arts district with new life.

  • Preservation Finalists

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. To keep hundreds of apartments at Spring Creek Gardens affordable, developers had to fight off a string of speculators who saw an opportunity to raise the rents.

  • Frank Drafts Major Preservation Bill

    House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank (D-Mass.), a longtime advocate of preservation as a key element in the nation’s affordable housing strategy, has drafted a comprehensive bill to save the urban and rural low-income housing inventory.

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  • Fine Foambuilding

    After supplier quotes for the 1,000 ornamental balusters in a planned luxury home’s porch railings came in at $150 apiece, BOJ Construction of Boston decided to look elsewhere — namely in-house.