Monthly Archives: June 2011

Residents oppose planned apartments in Springfield MO

Residents around Hilton Avenue, a Springfield neighborhood of single-family homes, have organized opposition to an apartment complex proposed nearby. They say a complex — particularly one that targets low-income families — will: » Bring down their property values. » Crowd … Continue reading

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Feds Take on Racism in Wisconsin

A Wisconsin city in the most segregated region in the nation buckled to racist pressure and shut down an affordable housing project, federal prosecutors say. New Berlin has no affordable housing for general occupancy or families – just for seniors … Continue reading

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Making housing affordable

In Colorado, many of us think about access to affordable housing as a problem for resort workers in mountain towns. Although it is a peculiarity of the current economic recession that homes are becoming more affordable for those who can … Continue reading

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