Topic: Housing

Challenges in Brazil Deserve U.S. Support

Aug. 5, 2016
Olympics in Rio

The opportunity to rebuild a better Rio was lost. The challenge of rebuilding democracy now has Olympic proportions

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Grown Children Living With Parents is Not Necessarily Bad

June 10, 2016
Grown Children with Adults

Contact between generations has increased dramatically during the past two decades, with most young people in touch with their parents daily or even several times a day.

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The Middle Class is Being Gutted in Texas

Feb. 4, 2016
Middle Class Sign

Despite mostly rosy economic news, middle-income households are struggling in Texas and will continue to face significant economic challenges in 2016.

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HUD Secretary Julián Castro To Deliver Keynote Address

Sept. 1, 2015
Julian Castro

Julián Castro, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and former San Antonio mayor, will deliver a keynote speech at the LBJ School of Public Affairs’ 2015 Reimagining Cities Conference on the 50th anniversary of the department’s creation.

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Help For Texas Homeowners Is On The Way

July 21, 2015

Gov. Greg Abbott recently signed a Transfer on Death Deed, or TODD, law similar to what roughly half of the other states in the nation use to allow people to transfer ownership of real property – their home – often without the costs of judges or lawyers. This new tool is critical and Texans ought to take advantage of it.

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