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A Tear Down and A Rebuild in the Historic 5th Ward

Posted on · There's a plan to use federal stimulus money to demolish and rebuild an old public housing project in the 5th Ward. Rod Rice reports that the Houston Housing Authority plans to replace 60 worn out units with 108 new homes.

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Hit, But Not Like Everyone Else

Posted on · The people responsible for building most homes in Houston expect the housing market here will improve. They gathered downtown yesterday for the Greater Houston Builder's Association mid—year forecast. Bill Stamps has more.

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Stimulus Money To Be Used for Houston Housing

Posted on · The Houston Housing Authority is getting almost 8-million dollars in stimulus money to build more affordable housing units in the city. City officials say there was a shortage of subsidized housing and the stimulus money will help address that problem. Bill Stamps has more.

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Houston Housing Market Doing Fine

Posted on · National home sales are up as median home prices have dropped to their lowest levels in four years. But here in Houston there's a different story. Prices have stayed the same or increased slightly in some areas. Bill Stamps has more.