The colonias in South Texas, backyard dwellings in Los Angeles, and even out-of-code apartment buildings fall within the realm of informal housing.
After finding that exposure to transit did impact future behavior, the researchers looked at whether the age of exposure had different long-term effects.
After an eight-year run as the county with the biggest population gains in the U.S., Harris County, home to Houston, has relinquished the top spot to Maricopa County, home to Phoenix, according to new Census data released Thursday.
In the U.S., foreign real estate investment jumped after the recession. Not only the number of cross-border real estate deals grown, but the value too.
Though the teenage birth rate has been declining nationally in recent years, Texas has the fourth-highest rate of teen motherhood in the country, tied with New Mexico, with 34.6 births per 1,000 teenage girls in 2015.
A new federal lawsuit alleges that a law protecting a landlord’s ability to refuse housing vouchers is unconstitutional and violates the Fair Housing Act.
Since the recession, the number of cities losing more businesses than adding new ones has been consistently higher than in the previous three decades.
Senate Bill 4 would essentially require local jurisdictions to cooperate with federal immigration officials or risk funding.
“Am going to build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging,” he tweeted, adding, “I am actually going to do this.”
A low-income housing report highlights recent successes of fair housing efforts, but also shows how they could be undermined if that momentum is reversed.