Affordable housing http://wrvo.org en Syracuse Housing Authority marks 75 years http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-housing-authority-marks-75-years <p></p><p>The Syracuse Housing Authority, the agency overseeing publicly-subsidized housing in the city, is celebrating its 75th anniversary.</p><p>As it marks the milestone, the authority has a waiting list 3,000 names long to get into one of its units. There are twice as many people waiting to get a Section 8 voucher that helps low income people pay rent. And the federal dollars coming to SHA is significantly less than it used to be.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:20:27 +0000 Ryan Delaney 53869 at http://wrvo.org Renovations give Syracuse more affordable housing options http://wrvo.org/post/renovations-give-syracuse-more-affordable-housing-options <p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 12:49:34 +0000 Ellen Abbott 46351 at http://wrvo.org Renovations give Syracuse more affordable housing options North Country housing market tight as Fort Drum deployments smaller, shorter http://wrvo.org/post/north-country-housing-market-tight-fort-drum-deployments-smaller-shorter <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">Nearly all of Fort Drum's soldiers are at the post right now, not on deployments – and that's a first for the region since the installation's expansion in 2001. That has tightened the region's housing market, for soldiers, who have fewer choices, and for civilians, who don't receive housing assistance like soldiers do and are looking for affordable housing. &nbsp;</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0in"> Wed, 02 Jan 2013 14:21:24 +0000 Joanna Richards 31300 at http://wrvo.org Affordable housing will replace old Syracuse north side brewery http://wrvo.org/post/affordable-housing-will-replace-old-syracuse-north-side-brewery <p>An affordable housing organization is moving forward with plans to build a mixed-use, low-income housing project on Syracuse's north side where a brewery once stood. Wed, 14 Nov 2012 13:43:42 +0000 Ryan Delaney 29049 at http://wrvo.org Affordable housing will replace old Syracuse north side brewery