Residential

A pilot program has been introduced in Los Angeles County that will encourage homeowners to build a second dwelling on their properties that will provide housing house homeless people
A pilot program has been introduced in Los Angeles County that will encourage homeowners to build a second dwelling on their properties that will provide housing house homeless people.   According to a Los Angeles Daily News report, the county’s board of supervisors approved the program this week... Keep Reading....
Two of Silicon Valley’s most powerful companies are placing a new focus on providing affordable housing options in one of the nation’s most expensive housing markets
Two of Silicon Valley’s most powerful companies are placing a new focus on providing affordable housing options in one of the nation’s most expensive housing markets.   According to a CNBC report, Facebook plans to create a new community called Willow Campus on its 56-acre Menlo Science &... more
The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) has allocated more than $50 million in housing counseling grants to national, regional and local organizations
The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) has allocated more than $50 million in housing counseling grants to national, regional and local organizations that work to educate families and individuals on their housing needs while seeking to prevent future foreclosures.   According... more
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson has expressed support for a plan that would enable cities to sell public housing properties to private developers
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson has expressed support for a plan that would enable cities to sell public housing properties to private developers.   In an interview with the Baltimore Sun, Dr. Carson stated that he was in favor of removing the federal Rental Assistance... more
When it comes to adding apartments to a local housing market, Honolulu is the hardest metro for new rental units, according to survey commissioned by the National Apartment Association (NAA) and National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC)
When it comes to adding apartments to a local housing market, Honolulu is the hardest metro for new rental units, according to survey commissioned by the National Apartment Association (NAA) and National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC).   In research conducted by Hoyt Advisory Services on behalf... more