Tag Archives: affordable housing

I blame HGTV

I have a confession.  I started looked at real estate.  What? It wasn’t all me, I have a partner in crime to help me out here. And SHE was filling my inbox with all these really great listings for sell.   At first it was, “Let’s look at these foreclosures “fixer uppers” in poor “up and […]

People make the place. Change the people, change the place.

A new job has brought me to Atlanta, and I’m in the process of looking for a new home.   In Atlanta, sprawling metropolis that it is, where you live largely determines what you do.  It’s fun to be young and professional in a city, but it is only fun if you live in the right […]

Uses for Neighborhood Stabilization Funds: A Reaction

A recent report done by Enterprise Community Partners found that communities are going a good job of finding creative way to utilize Neighborhood Stabilization funds.

The San Francisco Chronicle wrote an article about the report’s findings. I must say that I am impressed with the different ways the report said that communities are using the funds, however, some of them can still be problematic. Let’s take them one by one.

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