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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix – Delmarva Daily Times

Sunday, September 6, 2015

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In Wicomico, Habitat for Humanity has a fix Delmarva Daily Times Beatrice Parker bought a brand-new modular home on Cook Drive in Salisbury. That was in 1974. After 40 years, the original roof was starting to leak. The retired operating-room technician called one contractor after another, but she couldn't afford the … Read the original: [...]

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USDA Rural Development offers home mortgages and home repair loans – Daily American Online

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

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USDA Rural Development offers home mortgages and home repair loans Daily American Online This program helps low to very-low income families attain home ownership in eligible rural areas. The Rural Housing (RH 502) program provides long-term low-interest fixed mortgages to low and very low income Pennsylvania families. Eligible rural … Read more: USDA Rural Development [...]

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Oyler: Finding a painter leads to accurate view of Northwest Pennsylvania – Tribune-Review

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

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Oyler: Finding a painter leads to accurate view of Northwest Pennsylvania Tribune-Review There were full-page ads for a bank; for a supplier of modular homes ; for an automobile dealer, emphasizing pickup trucks; for a supplier of motorcycles and ATVs; and for a farm-tractor sales agency. Partial-page commercial ads included a supplier of … Read the [...]

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Do Something Nice for Someone and Tell Them to Pass it On’: Disabled Vietnam Vet Gives His Home to Another Vet

Saturday, August 1, 2015

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Disabled Vietnam Vet and ex-Special Forces Sergeant, Larry Throneburg just finished remodeling his two-bedroom mobile home. Now, he’s going to give it away — to another disabled veteran. In a few weeks, Throneburg is moving from North Carolina to … View original here: Do Something Nice for Someone and Tell Them to Pass it On’: [...]

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Construction Spending Climbs to 6+ Year High: 3 Choices – Zacks.com

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

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KOMO News Construction Spending Climbs to 6+ Year High: 3 Choices Zacks.com Rise in construction spending along with encouraging new home sales and housing starts numbers indicate a revival in the broader housing sector. An increase in consumer price index also bolstered the view that the economy is gaining momentum, despite … US construction spending jumped [...]

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Homebuilders eye Bethesda parcel – Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

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Homebuilders eye Bethesda parcel Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online Two major homebuilders are working on a deal to develop one of few remaining large open tracts of land in Bethesda. Winchester Homes of Bethesda and Toll Brothers of Horsham, Pa., are negotiating terms of a partnership to purchase nearly 75 acres north … Original post: Homebuilders [...]

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NJ home-building starts off slowly in first quarter – NorthJersey.com

Monday, May 4, 2015

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NorthJersey.com NJ home – building starts off slowly in first quarter NorthJersey.com Home construction in New Jersey has gotten off to a slower start this year, with builders starting 5,352 units in the first quarter, down 8.3 percent from a year earlier. But Patrick O'Keefe, an economist with CohnReznick in New York and Roseland … [...]

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MetaWear wants to make textile manufacturing ethical and sustainable

Saturday, May 2, 2015

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Textile factories aren’t exactly known for their ethical manufacturing processes. Virginia-based MetaWear wants to change that by launching America’s first Global Organic Textile Standard-certified factory. Solar and geothermal powered using organic cotton, MetaWear wants you to ask: “who made your clothes?” READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ecouterre , [...]

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York County might let ‘tiny home’ stay – Albany Times Union

Saturday, April 11, 2015

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Albany Times Union York County might let 'tiny home ' stay Albany Times Union NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — York County officials are trying to figure out whether the "tiny home" that they wanted to force out of a mobile home community in the upper part of the county can remain under Virginia building codes. [...]

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York County might let ‘tiny home’ stay

Sunday, April 5, 2015

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York County officials are trying to figure out whether the “tiny home” that they wanted to force out of a mobile home community in the upper part of the county can remain under Virginia building codes. “We are, in good faith, trying to see what we can do … Read the rest here: York County [...]

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