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2014-04-15 16:29:14

NEW YORK, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York University graduate student Grant Palermo, part of a team of four other students, was named a finalist in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) new Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition. The winning team will be selected from four groups of finalists, and will be determined by proposing the best solution for the redevelopment of DeBaun House, a Revolutionary War-era...

2013-07-04 23:04:22

Harvard Report Reveals Housing Becoming Unaffordable for More Americans Summit, NJ (PRWEB) July 04, 2013 This July 4th brings good news in housing. Home prices are rising, sales are brisk, new housing starts are up and those “under water” or in foreclosure are declining in number. Lost in the plethora of good news, however, is the fact that a record 20.5 million U.S. households are now paying more than one half of their income for housing alone. These “severely cost burdened”...

2013-05-30 23:04:56

HUD-VASH vouchers to build on 17 percent decline in veteran homelessness since 2009 MIAMI (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Approximately 145 homeless Veterans living on the streets and in shelters in South Florida will soon find a permanent place to call home. U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Eric K. Shinseki announced today that HUD will provide $60 million to local public housing agencies across the country to...

2013-03-25 23:04:36

Edina Realty's Kris Lindahl discussed the benefits of down payment assistance programs at a seminar in Hennpein County, MN Hennepin County, MN (PRWEB) March 25, 2013 By using a down payment assistance program potential buyers can find homes for as little as $1000 down. Kris Lindahl, one of Edina Realty's premier agents, hosted a seminar in Hennepin County, MN yesterday afternoon at which he discussed the benefits and advantages of down payment assistance programs. "Potential buyers need to...

2013-03-22 23:04:42

Down payment assistance programs will be discussed at a seminar in Saint Francis, MN by Edina Realty's Kris Lindahl Saint Francis, MN (PRWEB) March 22, 2013 Kris Lindahl, a trusted voice in all things real estate, will be hosting a seminar in Saint Francis, MN over the weekend that will feature a presentation on the benefits and advantages of down payment assistance programs. "I want to make this process easier for buyers," Lindahl said. He'll also be demonstrating the Minnesota Down...

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  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.