Amazon Flexes Muscles, Seattle Backs Down On Business TaxCity leaders in Seattle said they plan to repeal a tax on large companies such as Amazon and Starbucks as they face mounting pressure from businesses.
Dallas Working On New Plan For More Affordable HousingAs more and more people move to North Texas, access to affordable housing gets tougher and tougher.
Texas City To Require Firms To Give More To Get Tax BreaksOne city in Texas approved new rules requiring business developers to contribute something to the community before they're handed over any financial incentives from the city.
Affordable Housing Not Easy To Find For Moderate Income Families In North TexasLeaders have come up with a potential solution through a community development program in South Dallas.
A Company Is Building 3D-Printed Homes For Just $10,000Austin startup ICON unveiled a new method of mass producing small homes with a massive 3D printer in a process that the company says takes just 12 to 24 hours.
Many Say Dallas Neighborhoods Still Defined By Race And IncomeConcentrated poverty and segregation are at crisis levels in Dallas. “That's why we need to educate our political leaders,” that's what Mike Koprowski believes.
Texas Born Actress Eva Longoria Advocating for Affordable HousingSome Hollywood star power in North Texas today shining a light on a complicated topic: affordable housing.
A Plea To Dallas Leaders For Affordable HousingThe city has a nine-point plan, but is still in the process of figuring out the specific inventory of houses in that area.
Is Rent Out Of Reach? Study Shows How Dallas, Other US Cities Stack Up
Why Areas With Good Jobs Have Hard-To-Afford HomesAround the country, areas with the strongest job markets increasingly have some of the costliest homes. And areas with the most affordable homes lack a solid base of middle class jobs that attract workers.
Habitat for Humanity Build-A-Thon UnderwayIt’s Build-A-Thon week for Dallas Habitat for Humanity and that means an intense week of home-building for volunteers in the area.
Como Residents Working To Revitalize NeighborhoodVanessa Manning stands in the west Fort Worth neighborhood near Lake Como where she grew up. Behind her, a decaying stone and wood building, once a neighborhood gas station and grocery store, is shuttered and decaying.