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3D-printed neighborhood coming to Austin in 2022
The neighborhood would consist of 100 sustainable, efficient and resilient 3D-printed homes.
L.A. supervisors may do independent audit into Mark Ridley-Thomas bribery charges
Two Los Angeles County supervisors are calling for an independent investigation into federal criminal charges against their former colleague Mark Ridley-Thomas, who is accused of taking bribes from a USC dean in exchange for lucrative county contracts.
Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas says he won't resign, plans to fight bribery charges
In his first public comments since he was indicted, Los Angeles City Councilman Mark Ridley-Thomas said he wouldn't resign and plans to fight federal charges that were revealed this week.
London is epicentre' of housing crisis as 250,000 Londoners await council homes
T here are currently around 250,000 Londoners on waiting lists for council homes as London Councils warns that the capital is the epicentre of the housing crisis.
Health of one in five renters harmed by poor housing, Shelter says
The health of one in five renters in England is being harmed by their living conditions, a new survey has found.
Ontario needs to add 1 million new homes over next decade to keep up with population growth, report says | CBC News
Ontario needs to add one million homes over the next decade to keep up with population growth and address the snowballing supply gap that's already resulting in young families struggling to find a home, according to new research.
Santa Clara County and Cities to Seek More Money from State for Housing for Homeless
Santa Clara County, the city of San Jose and several other cities and partner organizations announced Thursday that they are submitting more than a dozen proposals to the state for funding to build more than 800 housing units over the next nine months.
San Francisco's media problem - The San Francisco Examiner
Jamel Davis in front of his tent in the Tenderloin on April 17, 2021. He said his girlfriend died from a fentanyl overdose.
San Jose to hear proposal to house homeless and give them jobs
San Jose is boosting housing and employment options for unhoused residents as part of a plan to address a growing homeless crisis.
Unboxed Homes unveils "London's first custom-build homes"
Developer Unboxed Homes has created a terrace of customisable homes in Peckham, south London, which were designed by architecture studio Poulsom Middlehurst.