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New research parses how income inequality drives homelessness in U.S. purpose

May 4, 2021 9:31 am

New research parses how income inequality drives homelessness in U.S.

Analysis links income inequality with increased cost burdens, rather than how fast housing prices rise, says guest columnist Clark Merrefield.
Meet the city’s LeBron James of housing and community development people

May 16, 2016 8:08 am

Meet the city’s LeBron James of housing and community development

Fred Purnell is a Philly native returning home, in a sense, after a 15-year stint at Wilmington Housing Authority.
In Need of Jobs, Norris Apartments Looks to Temple University people

Aug. 21, 2014 1:57 pm

In Need of Jobs, Norris Apartments Looks to Temple University

The City of Philadelphia received a $30 million grant earlier this summer from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) as a part of its Choice Neighborhood Initiative to implement a “Transformation Plan” encompassing Temple University’s Main Campus and the low-income residential neighborhoods that surround it to the north and east. The grant aims […]

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