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NAHB Study on Multifamily Regulatory Burdens Spurs Capitol Hill Hearing

Filed in Capitol Hill, Codes and Regulations, Multifamily by on September 5, 2018 1 Comment
NAHB Study on Multifamily Regulatory Burdens Spurs Capitol Hill Hearing

A recent study by NAHB and the National Multifamily Housing Council that details how regulations account for 32% of the cost of developing new multifamily properties has caught the attention of Congress.

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Turning Auto Dealerships Into Upscale Apartments

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on August 27, 2018 0 Comments
Turning Auto Dealerships Into Upscale Apartments

Until just a few years ago, a large building in the Capitol Hill area of Seattle housed BMW and Mercedes dealerships. But those automakers outgrew their surroundings and moved to a larger facility, leaving the site ripe for an award-winning redevelopment project. 

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Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence Dips Slightly

Filed in Multifamily by on August 23, 2018 0 Comments
Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence Dips Slightly

Confidence in the multifamily housing market edged down in the second quarter of 2018, according to the Multifamily Production Index released today by NAHB.

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Gothic Drama + Modern Lofts = Mixed-Use Success

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on June 6, 2018 0 Comments
Gothic Drama + Modern Lofts = Mixed-Use Success

The Arcade, a 100-year-old office and retail block, stood empty in downtown St. Louis for 30 years. The roof had been neglected and water had streamed throughout the buildings, with the worst damage on the upper levels. Today, it’s a successful rental apartment building and Pillars of the Industry award winner.

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Manufacturer Jobsite Training Mitigates Risk

Filed in Sponsored Content by on May 10, 2018 0 Comments
Manufacturer Jobsite Training Mitigates Risk

From El Paso to Houston, Amarillo to Corpus Christi, and Dallas to San Antonio, multifamily jobsites across Texas are receiving hands-on installation training, thanks to Huber Engineered Woods’ new traveling technical services program.

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‘Workforce Housing’ Projects Help Ease Affordability Concerns

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on May 9, 2018 0 Comments
‘Workforce Housing’ Projects Help Ease Affordability Concerns

Nowhere in the United States can a person working a full-time minimum wage job afford to rent a market-rate two-bedroom apartment. One solution is to increase the amount of what many refer to as “workforce housing.”

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HUD Unveils Overhaul of its Rental Assistance Programs

Filed in Multifamily by on April 25, 2018 0 Comments

HUD today unveiled plans for a major overhaul of its rental assistance programs — including Section 8 Tenant-Based Rental Assistance, Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers and Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance – to help the agency meet its budget goals.

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