Reasonably priced housing a rising concern statewide in Pennsylvania, low precedence within the statehouse

Reasonably priced housing a rising concern statewide in Pennsylvania, low precedence within the statehouse

(The Middle Sq.) – Housing prices in Pennsylvania are rising, however the Basic Meeting has not prioritized the enlargement of housing provide as an space of concern. As rents and housing costs rise throughout the Commonwealth, inaction now may trigger ache within the close to future. Housing costs statewide rose by 14% from 2020 to…

Allentown Toy Manufacturing constructing may turn out to be reasonably priced housing

Allentown Toy Manufacturing constructing may turn out to be reasonably priced housing

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Allentown Metropolis Council authorised a plan to amass funding to rehabilitate and reuse the previous Allentown Toy Manufacturing Co. constructing Wednesday night time. The Metropolis of Allentown is searching for $1.5 million to be used by the Allentown Redevelopment Authority to reuse the property situated at 725 N. tenth St. It plans…

Pennsylvania tax incentives to construct extra inexpensive housing on the horizon

Pennsylvania tax incentives to construct extra inexpensive housing on the horizon

(The Middle Sq.) – Housing costs throughout Pennsylvania have been rising, placing extra strain on employees to lease and personal, and cities could quickly have a brand new software to make low-income housing extra interesting to construct. HB2937, sponsored by Rep. Jared Solomon, D-Philadelphia, would enable native taxing authorities to supply tax exemptions to restore…