Tag Archives: housing

Community service providers say housing stock are needed now

Today the govt announced their latest Crown building project, but while Housing Minister Amy Adams has promised 34,000 new houses in Auckland to be built over the next 10 years community service providers at Manurewa Marae who helped homeless whanau last year are concerned for whanau struggling right now. Hania Douglas reports. The housing crisis… Read More »

Catholic bishops: Let federal housing programs evict gay people for God!

This January, the Department of Housing and Urban Development proposed a regulation to prohibit discrimination in HUD programs on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status. Under the new rule, FHA-insured mortgage lenders would not be allowed to take a borrower’s sexual orientation or gender identity into account when deciding their eligibility.… Read More »