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Rents in the Austin area have been falling for a year

Rents in the Austin area have been falling for a year

By Audrey McGlinchy, KUT 90.5 | June 13, 2024

This article was originally published by KUT. To see the original post, click here.

To draw the picture of Austin rent prices over the past…

City could revive idled homelessness prevention programs with its next budget

City could revive idled homelessness prevention programs with its next budget

By CHAD SWIATECKI, The Austin Monitor | June 13, 2024

The city will likely look at restarting funding for homelessness prevention programs that were largely shelved in recent years in response…

Austin approves additional property tax breaks for seniors and people with disabilities

Austin approves additional property tax breaks for seniors and people with disabilities

By Audrey McGlinchy, KUT | June 04, 2024

This article was originally published by KUT. To see the original post, click here.

City Council voted Thursday to raise the property tax…

East Austin organizers push for equity/anti-displacement overlay to address affordability

East Austin organizers push for equity/anti-displacement overlay to address affordability

By Chad Swiatecki, The Austin Monitor | May 29, 2024

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A coalition of community groups…

Pro and con: HOME 2 brings out the speakers

Pro and con: HOME 2 brings out the speakers

By Jo Clifton, The Austin Monitor | May 17, 2024

The May 16 City Council meeting promised to be a long one, with four controversial changes to the city’s development rules and one much less…