February 21, 2013

Creating a Thriving Middle Class

During his State of the Union address, President Obama laid out a Plan for a Strong Middle Class and a Strong America.  His plan builds on the progress made during his first term and strengthens the middle class by making America a magnet for jobs and manufacturing, equipping every American with the skills they need […]

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February 20, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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The FCC blog reports, “Connect2Compete and HUD Team Up to Expand Digital Literacy Across the US.” “New Report: Second-generation Immigrants Successfully Integrating,” says the Huffington Post. The Boston Business Journal writes, “Boston provides $8.4M to jumpstart affordable housing construction.” “Emanuel Deals Millions to New LGBT Senior Home,” prints the Lake View Patch.

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February 19, 2013

Public, Private Partnership Aims to Help More Americans Get Connected to Internet

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For most people, resources ranging from new job possibilities to a home remedy to remove spaghetti sauce from a white shirt are only a click away because they can use the basic technology they have in their homes – a computer with Internet access.  Unfortunately, for millions of Americans even the simplest tasks become monumental […]

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February 14, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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  Photo courtesy of the Los Angeles Times “HUD and HHS Announce nearly $98 million in Section 811 Project Rental Assistance to 13 States, including Massachusetts,” reports Real Estate Rama. Bloomberg Businessweek prints, “Housing as an Investment? Yes, That Idea Is Back.” “California housing recovery may gain momentum, experts say,”  writes the Los Angeles Times. […]

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