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Foreclosure crisis makes Detroit a city of renters, not homeowners

And many of .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMar 20th, 2017

Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Billions In Debt

The territory, which is ineligible for bankruptcy, filed to begin a similar procedure tailor-made for its more than $70 billion debt crisis, which is likely to dwarf Detroit's 2013 Chapt.....»»

Category: topSource: nprMay 3rd, 2017

Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Tens Of Billions In Debt

The territory, which is ineligible for bankruptcy, filed to begin a similar procedure tailor-made for its more than $70 billion debt crisis, which is likely to dwarf Detroit's 2013 Chapt.....»»

Category: topSource: nprMay 3rd, 2017

Renters now rule half of American cities

Detroit was once known as a city where a working-class family could afford to own a home. Now it’s a city of renters......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2017

Renters now rule half of American cities

Detroit was once known as a city where a working-class family could afford to own a home. Now it’s a city of renters......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 23rd, 2017

For the first time in half a century, renters outnumber homeowners here

For the first time in half a century, renters now outnumber homeowners in Detroit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 21st, 2017

San Francisco has become a city for rich renters

Kārlis Dambrāns/FlickrRenters have long struggled with soaring rents in some of the top housing markets in the US. In San Francisco, it’s called the “Housing Crisis” because middle-class households, such as teachers, can no longer affo.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2016

Detroit"s Latest Entrepreneurial Efforts Get A Boost From WeWork, Dan Gilbert

The city of Detroit, unlike almost any other in the United States, was hard hit during the 2007-2008 financial crisis. Auto related jobs were destroyed, the government was forced to raise billions of dollars of debt and the city itself was forced to file .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 27th, 2016

City should buy more foreclosures to save neighborhoods at risk

With nearly 30,000 pending foreclosure cases in New York City last year, this crisis has lingered well past the 2008 crash. One borough has faced the brunt of it: Queens. Foreclosure rates there have... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 18th, 2016

City"s busiest emergency room will distribute naloxone to treat heroin overdoses

As chair of emergency medicine at Lincoln Hospital, Dr. Sandra Scott is used to seeing as many as five opioid overdoses in a single day. "We've been in a state of crisis for some time, and now it's... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2017

Renters group sues Berkeley for second time over blocked housing project

This is the second city that the group has sued over housing approvals. In April, a judge ruled against SFBARF in a similar suit against Lafayette......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 25th, 2017

Three mistakes that snarled Manhattan traffic and caused the taxi crisis

Traffic in New York City has never been good. But it does seem to be getting worse. The reason is clear: There are tens of thousands more for-hire vehicles in Manhattan than there were just a few... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 24th, 2017

MoGo, Detroit"s Public Bike Share System, Goes Online

Detroit's first public bike share system, MoGo, launched Tuesday with a sea of hundreds of red bikes rolling out from the city's New Center neighborhood. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 23rd, 2017

Gray makes pitch for $486 million hospital and retail plan for east side of D.C.

D.C. Councilman Vincent Gray, D-Ward 7, says his proposal to build a new hospital and attract grocery and other retailers to the east side of the city would cost $486 million. Gray revealed the figure as he led a public hearing on Friday, saying .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 19th, 2017

"Airbnb for boats" launches in Cincinnati

A new service that connects boat owners and renters, much like Uber or Airbnb, is launching in the Queen City. Cincinnati natives Denise Harris and Bob Thompson are officially launching their company called WavStay at the Montgomery Inn Boat House.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2017

Megyn Kelly makes her first appearance with the NBC News family

Megyn Kelly introduced herself to advertisers and publicly appeared with her NBC News family for the first time at the network's upfront presentation at Radio City Music Hall in New York on Monday......»»

Category: topSource: cnnMay 15th, 2017

Nearly 1 in 10 city school water sources have too much lead

Following the crisis in Flint, Mich., New Yorkers have been more concerned with lead in their drinking water. Worries about metal in city school sinks and fountains have been validated by statewide... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 12th, 2017

Have State Farm renters" or homeowners" insurance? You may be getting a refund

State Farm is issuing $13.3 million in refunds to Cali.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 11th, 2017

Honda makes a comeback with new City and W-RV, widens lead over TaMo

In the first 4 months of CY17, Honda has sold 14% more units than Tata Motors.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 11th, 2017

J.P. Morgan’s Big Bet on Detroit Is Paying Off

The bank is getting returns on its investment in Motor City. Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day. Teac.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 10th, 2017

JPMorgan boosts investment in Detroit to $150 million

JPMorgan says it will increase its investment meant to aid a turnaround of the troubled city of Detroit to $150........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 10th, 2017