affordable housing

A group hoping to rally tenants allegedly “pushed out” of their homes to make way for Hamilton’s now-defunct LRT is demanding the properties be converted to affordable housing. A collaboration...

The federal government has announced $184 million in funding for affordable housing in Vancouver. The money will be disbursed through the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) and be used to build...

Winnipeg’s French quarter has a new place for francophone immigrants and refugees to stay while they are getting settled into daily life in Canada. A historic home with several suites has just opened...

Mayor Bill de Blasio and one of the most powerful local unions have been keeping a dirty little secret. As Crain’s New York reports, nearly two years ago Team de Blasio quietly struck a deal giving 32BJ...

A congresswoman fears El Paso is on the brink of a housing “crisis” as officials race to put up more than 1,600 migrants ahead of the popular Sun Bowl tournament. Newly elected Rep. Veronica Escobar...

New York City Housing Authority officials appealed the results of virtually every positive lead test at their buildings for nearly a decade, figures released late Sunday show. NYCHA challenged 95 percent...

In a not-unrelated note, City Hall’s homeless policies are falling short of their goals — in good measure because the mayor refuses to reject ideology on this front. Specifically, the administration...

A new legislative proposal to help the homeless could spark a battle between Mayor de Blasio and the City Council. Councilmember Rafael Salamanca Jr. (D-Bronx) is planning to introduce a bill Wednesday...

The repair bill for New York City’s embattled Housing Authority is now estimated to reach an astonishing $31.8 billion, according to new figures set to be released Monday. That’s nearly double...

Team de Blasio refuses to take any responsibility for the NYCHA nightmare. Consider the twisted logic city lawyers used last week in a class-action suit on behalf of NYCHA kids who suffered lead-poisoning:...