September 23, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Have a good weekend, here’s our daily housing round-up to enjoy before you hit the road: $100 Million for independent living for elderly. Our critically acclaimed quarterly publication, Evidence Matters, is out today. Interesting homelessness-fighting program in Tennessee. Rahm has a new housing chief. An old high school in Louisville is being transformed into energy-efficiency […]

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September 22, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

This week is one of our favorite times of year as we imagine a future where new houses are as energy efficient and downright cool as the ones on display on the National Mall. Enjoy coverage of that and the rest of the day’s housing news below: It’s Solar Decathlon time again: Green houses grow […]

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Arts and the Quality of Place

This post comes from Paulette Beete at Art Works, the official blog of the National Endowment for the Arts. This past Saturday, U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Shaun Donovan spoke at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens, as part of the museum’s Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream. The workshop and exhibition—which included an architect-in-residence […]

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