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  • November 20th 2017

    Affordable Housing Units Available in Teaneck

    Posted by Laura Denker

    The first of dozens of units of affordable housing from a wave of new multi-family developments under construction or planned in the township are becoming available.

    Piazza & Associates, the company Teaneck officials hired to administer its affordable housing, is accepting applications for 10 apartments — eight one-bedroom units in a new 127-unit building rising from a vacant lot at 1475 Palisade Ave. and a pair of two-bedroom units, located off-site in an existing two-story apartment building on Fort Lee Road — as part of the new development’s affordable housing agreement. (more)

  • November 3rd 2017

    Affordable Housing Opportunity in North Brunswick

    Posted by Laura Denker

    North Brunswick Crescent is a redeveloped property consisting of 183 one - and two- bedroom apartments. Improvements to the apartments include new kitchens and baths, the addition of central heating and air conditioning, a new laundry closet with washer and dryer hookups, and upgrades to exterior, flooring, and fixtures. In addition, a new clubhouse is being added to the property, which will feature a management office and activity space for residents. Rents are set at 60% Area Media Income (AMI) for Middlesex County.

    Applications are available now at the management office and here. Continue reading for more information on the income qualifications and application process. (more)

  • October 6th 2017

    Richard Rothstein, Author of “The Color of Law” to Speak Locally

    Posted by Laura Denker

    LaSalle University in Philadelphia will host Mr. Rothstein on October 10, 2017 at 6pm. This event will be held at Founders’ Hall Auditorium, 723 North Wister Street, Philadelphia. This is a free event, but guests are asked to register for planning purposes. (more)

  • September 29th 2017

    NEW HOUSING APPLICATION AVAILABLE NOW

    Posted by Laura Denker

    FSHD and the Walters Group are pleased to introduce our newest housing development Phase III of the Mount Laurel Master Plan with 36 townhomes for rent at Ethel R. Lawrence Homes III and 24 single family homes available at Robinson Estates. (more)

  • July 17th 2017

    Court orders release of secret housing report

    Posted by Anthony Campisi

    Court orders release of secret housing report

    New Jersey residents and fair housing advocates won a legal victory in the fight for transparency today, when the Appellate Division ordered the release of a secret housing report this morning.

    A group of towns have been fighting for nearly two years to prevent disclosure of the taxpayer-funded housing report, which was compiled by Rutgers University professor Robert Burchell for towns across New Jersey seeking to minimize their housing obligations. (more)