Housing in the News

Mountain Housing Council Employer Solutions for Employee Housing
Nevada County Supervisors Implement New Rules for Accessory Dwelling Units
Developers Propose Updated Plans for Village at Gray’s Crossing in Truckee
North Valley Real Estate Partners, Inc. has submitted their third application for project approval to the Town of Truckee. Housing in the project includes 24 attached townhomes, a triplex building with two bedroom units, one fourplex with two bedroom units and two live and work buildings with 4,000 square feet of commercial space each and three units. (Sierra Sun, 4/19/2019)  Read more here.
Attainable Housing: Challenges, Perception, Solutions
Report highlights best practices and key solutions to bring more attainable housing to the market. (Urban Legend Institute, 2019) Read more here.
Washoe County is Making Moves to Increase Affordable Housing Development
The Washoe County Commission is moving forward with a fund that will help increase affordable housing development in the region. The commission is hopeful that the creation of the fund will help offset costs for developers building units for lower income households. (The Nevada Independent, 3/12/2019) Read more here.
 
Is There Any Affordable Housing in the Bay Area Anymore?
Making $64,000 or less? You may want to look elsewhere. (KQED, 5/1/2019) Learn more here.
Governor Newsom Unveils Proposals to Tackle Housing Affordability Crisis
The Governor has made his support for housing clear. A plan that includes an executive order to spur development, $1.75B in funding, and a request to the legislature to work towards solutions to combat the rent crisis make up his lofty promise to Californians. (CA Gov, 1/15/2019) Learn more about the Governor’s initiatives here.
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Started in 2017 as a result of the 2016 Housing Needs Assessment, the Mountain Housing Council of Tahoe-Truckee is a coalition of 29 partners working to accelerate solutions to achievable local housing. The Mountain Housing Council is a project of the Tahoe Truckee Community FoundationGet involved today!