Topic: Affordable housing

More Affordable, Safe Housing Needed After Hurricane Harvey

Aug. 22, 2018
Hurricane Destruction

Flood victims should never be forced to endure delay, confusion and nontransparency.

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Aging Population Will Cause Significant Strain for Texas

May 4, 2018
Elders

In future smart cities, social resilience will be a key ingredient for building stronger communities. 

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Fair Housing is Under Attack at All Levels

April 11, 2018
Fair Housing

These attacks on fair housing threaten to move our country backward in the struggle for racial equality.

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Ben Carson Offered Position in Trump Cabinet

Nov. 23, 2016

The former GOP presidential candidate will reportedly consider the position, despite having no experience running large governmental organizations.

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Smoking Ban in Federal Housing is a Bad Idea

Nov. 24, 2015
No Smoking Sign

The Department of Housing and Urban Development's prposal of a smoking ban in federal housing will only add to the barriers many people face in finding secure housing.  Simply put, if the rule goes through, the restrictions could make it more difficult for those in public housing to maintain housing stability, and their quality of life would suffer. It’s a losing situation.
 

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