The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recognized Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) as the nation's first public housing authority to achieve its 20 percent energy savings goal as a partner in the Better Buildings Challenge. JCHA actually exceeded its goal, reaching 26 percent savings in only six years.
NEW YORK - Inc. magazine has revealed that LandSouth Construction, a Jacksonville-based general contractor specializing in multifamily, senior living and mixed-use development is on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
Yesterday, at the Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs, CFAA President John Dickie urged Senators to “to prohibit all cannabis growing in all dwellings.”
South Florida private direct lender projected to generate $400 million in deals this year
According to the Washington Post, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is considering removing the words “free from discrimination” from its mission statement, as it reduces from 63 words to 23 words. According to a memo sent The Huffington Post, the memo was being updated “in an effort to align HUD’s mission with the Secretary’s priorities and that of the Administration.”
Statement from the National Multifamily Housing Council (NMHC) and the National Apartment Association (NAA) in response to President Trump’s State of the Union address:
Apartment market conditions continued to soften according to results from the January National Multifamily Housing Council’s (NMHC) Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Conditions. The Market Tightness (36), Sales Volume (40) and Debt Financing (38) Indexes landed below the breakeven level of 50, while the Equity Financing Index increased to 58. In addition, the survey found that half of respondents expect green financing to increase in 2018.
Market conditions for the apartment industry remained soft in the National Multifamily Housing Council’s (NMHC) October Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Conditions. While the Market Tightness (37), Sales Volume (45) and Equity Finance (46) Indexes remained below the breakeven level of 50 – with the Debt Financing Index (51) edging just above 50 – there was little change compared with three months earlier.
All four indexes of the National Multifamily Housing Council’s (NMHC) July Quarterly Survey of Apartment Market Conditions remained slightly below the breakeven level of 50, the fourth consecutive quarter indicating softening conditions. The Market Tightness (43), Sales Volume (47), Equity Financing (46), and Debt Financing (47) Indexes all improved from April, but still hovered just below 50.