Oak Cliff To Break Ground On New Affordable Housing Rental CommunityOn the afternoon of November 8 ground will be broken on a new 230 unit, mixed-income rental housing complex in Oak Cliff.
Dallas' 'Bottom District' Poised For A 'Come Up'"I was here before the streets were paved, before the lights were up and I was already sold," says an excited Mekeyas Newaye, whose new home is already under construction.
Dallas Plans To Get Quarter Of City's Homeless Veterans Into Housing In Next 100 DaysThere are an estimated 400 military veterans living and sleeping on Dallas streets.
Mansfield Church Opens Affordable Housing In Underserved CommunityMore than 100 citizens have been housed after a church in Mansfield opened affordable housing for the underserved community.
New Home In Dallas For Once Homeless Seniors Helping Change Lives: 'This Saved My Life'The St. Jude Center opened last August after the Catholic Housing Initiative bought and redeveloped a vacant assisted living facility.
President Carter Writes Forward For Habitat For Humanity CEO's Book On 7 VirtuesThe CEO of Habitat for Humanity International is writing a book, which will include a foreword by former President Jimmy Carter.
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.
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.