NHC Open House Blog

Open House is a new blog launched on August 13, 2008 that is developed and maintained by the National Housing Conference, the United Voice for Housing. Our blog focuses on the most current and critical issues in the affordable housing community.

  • Added Oct 2, 2008
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Apr 17
The Devastating Impacts of Concentrated Poverty – And What Can Be Done to Reverse the Trend : by Lisa Sturtevant, Ph.D., National Housing Conference and Center for Housing PolicyRecently published research on concentrated poverty by urban policy professor Paul Jargowsky shows that the n...
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Apr 3
Senate markup of tax extenders is positive for housing : by Ethan Handelman, National Housing Conference A collegial, efficient, and nevertheless long markup session in the Senate Finance Committee produced a tax extenders bill with several positives...
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Apr 1
What does it mean to move housing forward? : 42nd Annual Gala honorees show us the way. by Chris Estes, National Housing ConferenceI had a great trip last week to San Francisco, where I had the pleasure of kicking off Ballard Spahr’s Best...
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Apr 1
How data helps communities meet housing needs : Developing solutions through researchby Lisa Sturtevant, Ph.D., Center for Housing PolicyOn a recent Thursday evening, I stood in front of a group of residents gathered at Central...
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Apr 1
The tax extender that prevents foreclosures : What we're buildingby Ethan Handelman, National Housing ConferenceIt’s been three months since the Mortgage Debt Relief Act lapsed....
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Apr 1
LINC Housing turns vacant motel into affordable apartments : News from NHC's family of membersby Radiah Shabazz, National Housing ConferenceNHC member LINC Housing Corporation recently celebrated the completion of Mosaic Gardens in Huntington Park...
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Mar 28
Boston Capital invests in Chicago multifamily community : News from NHC's family of membersby Radiah Shabazz, National Housing ConferenceChicago’s Northwood Park neighborhood is about to get a facelift as NHC member Boston Capital has invested in reha...
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Mar 28
AHC Inc. breaks ground in Alexandria : News from NHC's family of membersby Radiah Shabazz, National Housing ConferenceNHC member AHC Inc. broke ground on its first affordable housing development in Alexandria, Va., in February....
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Mar 27
Helping older adults age in place in all kinds of communities : by Janet Viveiros, Center for Housing PolicyAs the number of older adults in the U.S....
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Mar 25
Budget forum connects housing need to federal investments : by Ethan Handelman, National Housing ConferenceLast week, we continued the long-standing NHC tradition of a Capitol Hill forum on housing....
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