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Housing

Legislation

Pa. bill aims to allow tax abatements to turn shuttered malls into housing

Pennsylvania Malls Housing

Neighborhoods

Philly homeowners claim bad actors are abusing the blighted property act

020724 Pomroy House 1

Development

Camden's troubled Northgate One building to be converted into affordable housing tower

Camden Northgate One

Government

Cherelle Parker lays out plan to combat violent crime, boost police presence in first 100 days as Philly's mayor

Cherelle Parker 100 days

Development

Are rents rising in your Philly neighborhood? Don’t blame the baristas

Philly rent baristas

Development

Luxury apartment tower to open near Yards taproom, Silk City Diner in Northern Liberties

Northern Liberties Apartments

Social Justice

Philly residents wrongly convicted of crimes would be compensated under new proposal

Wrongly Convicted Philly

Protests

Housing activists liken 76ers' arena plans to Philly's long history of displacement

Sixers arena protest

Lawsuits

Lawsuit accuses OCF Realty of discriminating against low-income renters

OCF Realty

Government

Philadelphia's landlord-tenant office outlines new protocols for evictions

Philadelphia Evictions Protocols

Lawsuits

Philly's landlord-tenant officer hit with a second lawsuit over eviction shootings

Landlord-tenant officer lawsuit

Development

New Willow Grove apartment building to add 260 units, restaurant near SEPTA station

Willow Grove Apartments

Housing

Philly’s landlord-tenant officer expected to resume evictions, despite shootings and a lawsuit

Housing

Woman shot in the head during eviction sues Philly's landlord-tenant officer, others

Girard Court Apartments in Philadelphia

Government

Philly's landlord-tenant office suspends evictions after third shooting since March

Philly LTO Evictions Suspension

Investigations

Former Camden Housing Authority Manager pleads guilty to using Section 8 money for her company

Housing Authority fraud

Real Estate

Philly is among 4 U.S. cities where owning a home is cheaper than renting, report finds

Renting and Owning Philadelphia Report

Development

Developer breaks ground on senior affordable housing project in Chinatown

Chinatown Senior Housing

Government

City Council legislative package aims to save affordable housing properties from expiring contracts

People's Preservation Package

Government

Philadelphia expands legal service for low-income renters facing eviction

Right to Counsel expands to 19134 and 19144

Housing

PHA opens housing voucher waitlist after 12 years, but barriers to access remain

PHA Voucher Waitlist

Business

Airbnb hosts must apply for licenses and permits as new regulations go into effect

Airbnb Rental Requirements

Developments

Philly prepares to open first tiny house village to transition homeless residents into permanent housing

Sanctuary Village Rendering

Development

Philly developers envision a Venice-like waterfront community at Bader Field in Atlantic City

Bader Field Atlantic City Casa Mar

Government

Philadelphia awarded an $8 million federal grant to develop programs geared towards ending young adult homelessness

Philadelphia youth homelessness grant funding

Government

University City Townhome residents get third affordable housing extension as eviction looms

UC Townhomes extension

Sponsored

U.S. housing markets could see 15-20% price declines as ‘weakness’ looms ahead

A home in the country surrounded by trees

Development

Affordable housing complex for people in recovery from substance abuse to open in West Philly

Protests

Tent encampment at University City Townhomes dismantled amid protest

UC Townhomes Encampment

Lawsuits

Redlining settlement requires Philly lender to improve mortgage access in communities of color

Redlining Lawsuit Trident

Demonstrations

Activists set up encampment at University City Townhomes to fight for fair housing

University City Townhomes

Development

Affordable homes to replace nuisance Liberty Motel in North Philly

Affordable Homes Liberty Motel

2022 Election

Philadelphia voters approve ballot question that will alter the zoning board

Ballot Questions Results

2022 Election

There are four ballot questions for Philly voters to answer in Tuesday's primary election

2022 philly Ballot Questions

Development

Homeless veteran housing completed at historic Art Deco school building in North Philly

Philly Affordable Housing Veterans

Government

Philadelphia to build 1,000 affordable houses as part of new homeownership program

Neighborhood Preservation

Real Estate

A look inside the Philadelphia real estate market and steps that can be taken for the future of affordable housing

Northeast Philly For Sale

LGBTQ

Addiction recovery program that serves trans and gender non-conforming people opens center in West Philly

Morris Home

Government

Wary of violent crime, Philly residents are the most pessimistic they've been since 2009, annual Pew poll finds

Philly Pew Survey

Government

Pennsylvania lawmakers want to create a state fund for low-income home repairs

Whole Home Repairs Act

Government

Affordable housing complex dispute in University City underscores the impact of decades-long gentrification

University City Townhomes

Donations

Philadelphia nonprofit working to end chronic homelessness receives $3.5 million grant

Project HOME Grant

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