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Facebook is building its own 'village' in the Bay Area
Facebook is moving into a new industry: real estate developer.
Four-bedroom, two-bathroom condo in Southeast lists for $220,000
Space and affordability are often at odds with each other in an expensive housing market like Washington, D.C. Families who need more than one bedroom but have a budget of under $400,000 often struggle to find a property to buy in the city, where the median sales price was $685,500 in May, according to Bright MLS.
State takes initiative to promote 230-unit Marin housing project
The state of California is making five acres of land it owns adjacent to San Quentin State Penitentiary available to two developers who plan to build a total of 230 units of new rental housing there.
State takes initiative to promote 230-unit Marin housing project
The state of California is making five acres of land it owns adjacent to San Quentin State Penitentiary available to two developers who plan to build a total of 230 units of new rental housing there.
What Happens When Your Waiter Can't Afford Rent
Many towns in rural New York are bustling with city visitors, pushing up rental costs and pushing out workers.
Students stressed and anxious as universities deny residence spots due to COVID-19 | CBC News
Some Canadian universities are turning down residence applications by the hundreds this year, and the rejected students - who were hoping for an on-campus experience after the COVID-19 pandemic ate their final years of high school - say it's a major disappointment.
Advocates push for better response to homeless encampments after violence at Lamport Stadium | CBC News
Aliya Pabani is just one of many people who think there has to be a better way to handle Toronto's homeless encampments than the mayhem that broke out at Lamport Stadium park on Wednesday.
Blackstone Earnings Nearly Double in Q2 2021
Blackstone backed out of hotels in the nick of time.
"It wasn't because we anticipated the pandemic," said president Jonathan Gray on the firm's Q2 earnings call Thursday.
Sanders Touts Reconciliation Bill With Universal Pre-K and Guaranteed Sick Leave
In a new op-ed, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) touted the Democrats' $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill as a once-in-a-generation opportunity to act on the climate crisis, reform the tax code, and provide support for a struggling working class.
City selects Greystar/HACA proposal for redevelopment of Home Depot site - Austin Monitor
City staffers have recommended moving forward with a proposal from Greystar Development and the Housing Authority of the City of Austin for the redevelopment of the 19-acre East Austin site best known as the home of a long-closed and decaying Home Depot store.