November 15, 2013
The fourth annual Housing Resource Fair provided advice on home repair, home purchasing and foreclosures to people looking to buy homes or find reputable contractors.
November 15, 2013
November 13, 2013
With grants from the Reclaiming Our Neighborhoods initiative, area nonprofits are expanding housing services to neighborhoods hit hard by the foreclosure crisis.
November 8, 2013
State programs can help those in need to pay heating and electric bills, deal with emergencies and weatherize their homes.
October 25, 2013
A new central contact number for homeless people to call when they’re looking for a place to stay will streamline the process and allow case managers to focus on client needs.
October 23, 2013
Jill and Charlie Harris are among those who have found affordable housing as part of King Commons IV, the latest phase of a long-term economic development project transforming Martin Luther King Dr. on the city’s North Side.
October 16, 2013
A federal administrative complaint filed by the National Fair Housing Alliance accuses the bank of marketing and maintaining foreclosed houses better in white neighborhoods than in non-white neighborhoods.
October 15, 2013
Hundreds of people vied for a chance to purchase a foreclosed three-bedroom house in Clarke Square.
October 8, 2013
Walnut Way Conservation Corp., lead agency for the Lindsay Heights Neighborhood Initiative, plans to move to a temporary location next week after a fire damaged its community center.
October 4, 2013
As one of the neighborhoods hardest hit by foreclosures, Harambee has an chance to benefit from the mayor’s plan to revitalize housing stock.
August 27, 2013
The city and a Chicago-based foundation teamed up this summer to improve the look of boarded-up buildings in neighborhoods with a high rate of foreclosures.