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Affordable Housing With CodeNEXT
Also starring the People's Plan and Housing Justice Agenda
"...land development code at least tries to create some affordable housing for people who make 60-80% of the median..."

April 13, 2018 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

A Collaborative Approach to Affordable Housing at SXSW
Nonprofits consider "a better way to tackle a big problem”
"...to forget in our little Austin bubble that the housing crisis we negotiate every day is something communities across..."

March 9, 2019 SXSW Post by Nina Hernandez

City: More Affordable Housing Everywhere
Neighborhood Housing and Community Development draft goals to increase inventory for low- and moderate-income households
"...put the pedal to the metal as City Hall's housing champion; on Tuesday, Feb. 12, he led the Council..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Nonprofits and the City's Quest for Affordable Housing
Helping usher Austin out of a quagmire of inequality
"...as part of its effort to combat the deepening housing shortage, the city of Austin adopted its Strategic Housing..."

July 14, 2017 News Feature by Joseph Caterine

Point Austin: Affordable Housing & the Promised Land
Proposition A and Austin's affordability predicament
"...that line often when I hear Austinites talking about "affordable housing." We're all willing to admit – to proclaim..."

Oct. 5, 2018 News Column by Michael King

Developing Stories: Council holds line on TODs and affordable housing
Council holds line on TODs and affordable housing
"...Council members are currently hanging tough on their 25% affordable housing goal for transit-oriented develop­ment districts. That's good news..."

May 2, 2008 News Column by Katherine Gregor

Where Did Austin's Affordable Housing Go?
A new study shows that middle-class families are being priced out of Central Austin
"...Central Austin, you're not imagining things. A recent comprehensive housing market study delivered by a Denver consultant to City..."

May 1, 2009 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

A Lack of Info for Affordable Housing Initiative
City pledges to keep better track of SMART money
"...Particularly lacking was information about SMART Housing fees. Auditors found that two of the five departments..."

April 20, 2018 News Feature by Margaret Nicklas

Housing Authority Won't Use Affordable-Housing Bond Money
HACA chooses to keep independent of city's $55 million in affordable housing bonds on November ballot
"...The city's $55 million in affordable-housing bonds on the ballot in November has a lengthy..."

Oct. 6, 2006 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Green Vs. Greenbacks: What about affordable housing?
What city will do with affordable housing funds generated by treatment plant's redevelopment still up in air
"...aggressive push by City Council and staff to get affordable housing on-site? Or would the affordable-housing monies generated by..."

Dec. 21, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

City Needs More Affordable Housing
"...over allowing developers to knock down more than 1,700 affordable housing units on prime development property at the west..."

Oct. 22, 2012 Postmarks

City Needs to Get Serious About Affordable Housing
"...from many in the community surrounds the lack of affordable housing Downtown. The March 23 article “We Were the..."

April 3, 2007 Postmarks

Affordable Housing in NOLA
New report on housing conditions in post-Katrina New Orleans offers immediate and long-term recommendations for fixing the city's decimated fair and affordable housing market
"...units and 56% of all rental units. Approximately 204,700 housing units in Louisiana either were destroyed or sustained major..."

Sept. 1, 2006 News Feature by Cheryl Smith

McKalla Place, Take Your Pick: Soccer Stadium or Affordable Housing
One of two fates awaits the city-owned tract
"...the North Burnet/Gateway Master Plan, and the Austin Strate­gic Housing Blueprint. Sponsored by Leslie Pool, Alison Alter, Ora Houston,..."

June 22, 2018 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Affordable Housing Critical Issue
"...issue with "this particular" change. For way too long, affordable housing has been crammed into East Austin instead of..."

June 14, 2014 Postmarks

Affordable Housing Threatens Grove Agreement
A settlement at the Grove PUD? Not so fast.
"...PUD could fall apart due to increased demands for affordable housing. Bull Creek Road Coalition Vice President Grayson Cox..."

Dec. 16, 2016 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Zimmerman Fights Affordable Housing
The D6 CM is the lone "no" vote on Cardinal Point
"...Six applications for subsidized housing tax credits passed at the Feb. 12 City Council..."

Feb. 20, 2015 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Council: Members Spar on Affordable Housing, Meaning of Compassion
"...passed measures during its April 7 meeting related to affordable housing, ground transportation chauffeurs, excessive water bills, and zoning..."

April 15, 2016 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Haunted by Affordable Housing
"...raises an interesting point today regarding Prop 5, the affordable housing bond. Our author thinks they will do some..."

Oct. 31, 2006 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Affordable Housing in Trouble?
Report: two affordable housing agencies going broke
"...County Auditor's office claims that two of the city's affordable housing agencies could become insolvent within the next nine..."

June 19, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Affordable Housing by the Numbers
Austin needs more housing to address homelessness
"...the next decade, Austin needs 1,900 new units of housing – 350 of those in the next four years..."

March 5, 2010 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Vote 'No' on Affordable Housing
"...of the city’s “informational panels” regarding the $65 million Affordable Housing Bond [“Then There's This: Housing Bond Election –..."

Oct. 21, 2013 Postmarks

Crucial Issue Is Affordable Housing
"...so many people (believe themselves to) benefit from the housing bubble affords the problem far less attention than the..."

May 17, 2006 Postmarks

Disgusted With Affordable Housing Vote
"...propositions worth $385 million, the one Austinites rejected was affordable housing. At a time when Austin's rental rates are..."

Nov. 7, 2012 Postmarks

Affordable Housing Here Doesn't Exist
"...Dear Editor, Affordable housing in Austin does not exist [“Developing Stories,” News,..."

Oct. 8, 2007 Postmarks

Council Recap: Water and Housing
Council takes on excessive water bills, "missing middle" in housing
"...passed measures during its April 7 meeting related to affordable housing, ground transportation chauffeurs, excessive water bills, and zoning..."

April 8, 2016 News Post by Mary Tuma

A Victory for Housing
Voters overwhelmingly approve city bond proposition
"...This time, affordable housing advocates had something to celebrate Tuesday when they..."

Nov. 6, 2013 News Post by Amy Smith

Housing Authority to Raze Thurmond Heights?
"...at 11am and 5:30pm, at 1124 S. IH-35. The Housing Authority of the City of Austin has released plans..."

Dec. 12, 2006 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Public Notice: Housing Bubbles in the Air
Conjuring affordable housing from thin air
"...City's Planning Commission chewed over the proposed Austin Strategic Housing Plan in a long session Tuesday night, and their..."

March 31, 2017 News Column by Nick Barbaro

In Housing We Trust
The city of Austin devotes $1 million for housing as part of city's social equity initiative
"...As with most social spending, public support for housing recurrently begs the question: More or better? Have we..."

Oct. 22, 1999 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

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