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A Minority of Delinquent Borrowers Can Thank HUD
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A Minority of Delinquent Borrowers Can Thank HUD

New York Times staffer Matthew Goldstein reports that a HUD program to sell... Read more

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The Nation's 15 Most Affordable Housing Markets--To Buy or Rent--for Millennials The Nation's 15 Most Affordable Housing Markets--To Buy or Rent--for Millennials

RealtyTrac used Census data first, to filter house price data and local age household demographics to get to counties with a high percentage of millennials. It then sorted that combo by the percentage of income spent on housing payments--including mortgage, insurance, taxes and maintenance--and the percentage of income spent on the average rent for a 3-bedroom home as assigned the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Finally, it took the 15 counties with the lowest percentages in each sort to determine 15 Most Affordable Markets for Buying and 15 Most Affordable Markets for Renting. Read more

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Gold Nugget Award Winners Merge Affordable With Great Design Gold Nugget Award Winners Merge Affordable With Great Design

The affordable housing category was one of the most robust of all in this year's Gold Nugget Awards competition, as shown by these three trend-setting projects. Read more

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Modular Homes Put Efficiency to the Test Modular Homes Put Efficiency to the Test

Test homes will compare three approaches to energy efficiency. Read more

Senate Confirms Former HUD Secretary Donovan As OMB Chief
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Senate Confirms Former HUD Secretary Donovan As OMB Chief

HousingWire staffer Ben Lane reports that HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan, who had... Read more

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Senate Makes Castro Convertible to HUD Secretary Senate Makes Castro Convertible to HUD Secretary

HousingWire's Ben Lane reports that the Senate voted Wednesday to confirm San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as chief of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. Castro was confirmed by a 71-26 vote. Read more

And, Heeeeeeeeere's Shaunnie!
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And, Heeeeeeeeere's Shaunnie!

As the U.S. economy gradually strengthens, many folks still argue that renting a... Read more

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Top 30 Largest U.S. Metros for Walkable Urbanism Top 30 Largest U.S. Metros for Walkable Urbanism

National study examines top 30 walkable metro areas and ranks current and future winners. Read more

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What’s Your Ideal Production House of the ’60s?

BUILDER is trying to find the production house that best exemplifies the 60's. Read more

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New Life for Boston's Old Colony New Life for Boston's Old Colony

The redevelopment of the U.S.'s oldest public affordable housing development combines sustainable design with new neighborhood amenities. Read more

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