Housing

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May 21, 2019 - 10:28 pm
New housing plan will strip housing assistance for illegal immigrants; Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson weighs in. Watch the latest video at
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January 14, 2019 - 2:26 am
Kansas officials are offering an unconventional housing program to mentally ill homeless people that they hope will ease overcrowding at state hospitals. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that the state Department for Aging and Disability Services is considering offering the Housing First program...
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Steve McIntosh
October 09, 2018 - 10:02 am
Kansas home prices should rise by 6.3 percent next year according to the 2019 Kansas Housing Forecast published by the Wichita State University Center for Real Estate. “Home prices across the state continue to climb at a strong pace in the face of tight inventories,” says Stan Longhofer, director...
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June 22, 2018 - 3:53 am
An eastern Kansas nonprofit that shelters troubled children isn't answering questions about the immigrant children staying at its facilities. Joseph Wittrock, president of Topeka-based The Villages, said Thursday that the group has a contract with the federal government to house 50 "unaccompanied...
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Dreamstime
October 08, 2017 - 4:09 am
Up to $60 million is coming to public housing in Wichita and that means complete renovations for all public housing properties. In 2012, the US Congress created the ability for public housing authorities to begin using private funding in addition to government funding. The United States Department...
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