The neighborhood association worked with various lenders including the City of Austin who gave the community $2.5 million in loans, from the housing bond to help families buy the land.
Renee Zahn with the Austin Apartment Association joins Marcel Clarke to speak on Austin City Council's extension on the moratorium for evictions.
The group of Yosemite Hospitality workers were told this week layoffs require them to leave Yosemite by May 21, the Fresno Bee reported Friday.
Tenants worried about paying rent during the coronavirus crisis can use a new tool unveiled earlier this week by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, which oversees mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, to check whether they are protected under a federal eviction moratorium.
The Survive 2 Thrive Foundation has partnered with the Austin Hotel and Lodging Association to create the "Sanctuary Program", which provides victims of domestic violence an up-to-two-week stay in a hotel room for free.
Trying to save the roof over your head. That's on the minds of millions right now. The COVID-19 crisis has forced people out of work and forced them to make tough choices. FOX 10's Linda Williams has the details.
COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on people's health and also wallets.
Renee Zahn with the Austin Apartment Association joins Marcel Clarke to talk about new rules over evictions and grace periods for rent payments due to COVID-19.
Renters will need to prove to their landlord that they were affected by the virus. Currently, evictions in Travis County are already halted until April, according to their website.
Managing dual health and economic crises, President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he will invoke a federal provision that allows the government to marshal the private sector in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The order states that all scheduled court proceedings, excepting "essential court proceedings," set before April 1 will be reset to another date.
In line with the Travis County Commissioners Court, city council approved extending the city's disaster declaration over concerns about coronavirus. There is not yet a confirmed case in Travis County.
The hearing didn't debate what is in the code itself; instead, arguments were in regard to the policies council used while considering changes.
As the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area continues to experience a housing crisis, some Angelenos are finding a unique solution and one that is small, really small.
Jimmy Dennis has been living at the Austin Suites Hotel for five years. That's why seeing a letter on Friday evicting him came as a shock to him.
TCAD Chief Appraiser Marya Crigler joins Marcel Clarke to discuss what is happening with property values in Travis County.
The City has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Williamson County on the program, which provides home repairs to Georgetown homeowners with limited resources.
The project has a long way to go - but already there are concerns over who could live at the affordable housing complex and how it will be secured.
The center will provide shelter and 100% housing-focused case management to homeless families with children with a plan to return them to self-sufficiency, according to a release from the Salvation Army.
Austin City Council member Ann Kitchen joins Marcel Clarke to discuss her vote and what needs to be fixed in the land development code revisions.