Around 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.
It’s Build-A-Thon week for Dallas Habitat for Humanity and that means an intense week of home-building for volunteers in the area.
Vanessa 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.
The Dallas Housing Authority (DHA) says it is now ready to help thousands of residents in need, after a computer error shut down the process in April.
The City of Dallas is ready to take applications for housing assistance once again, after a computer glitch led to complications last month.
Saying they were ‘taking a blight’ out of a neighborhood, Dallas city officials began demolishing some rundown rental units in a South Dallas neighborhood Monday.