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2018 Housing Fact Book
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2018 Fact Book

HWRI’s annual Housing Fact Book tracks housing affordability throughout the state. 
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ProJo: Providence community pushes for affordable homes over housing complex

A group of South Side residents made clear at a community meeting Monday night what they wanted to see built in their neighborhood to replace the abandoned affordable housing development known as Barbara Jordan II: houses.

RIH: Barbara Fields Stepping Down as RIHousing Executive Director

After four successful years leading RIHousing, Barbara Fields announced she will be stepping down as Executive Director of the state’s housing finance corporation.

ProJo: Providence City Council, with first-ever female majority, sets a new direction

Growing up, Sabina Matos didn’t imagine she’d one day be elected to a political office in the United States. In fact, when she moved to New York with her family from the Dominican Republic as a 20-year-old, she didn’t think she’d stay more than six months. “We arrived here in April, and I said that by December I was going to be back there,” said Matos, who was recently elected to serve as president of the Providence City Council.


RWU: Save the Date: A Celebration of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Feb. 6

Save the Date: A RWU celebration of the Reverend, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

RI APA: Awards Announcement

The APA Rhode Island Holiday Party & Awards Ceremony will take place on Thursday, January 10, 2019.

RICH: Save the Date: Homeless Memorial Vigil & Luncheon

RICH: Save the Date: Homeless Memorial Vigil & Luncheon

Save the Date for the Homeless Memorial Service and Luncheon on January 30, 2019.

HousingWorks RI envisions a state in which all communities embrace a variety of housing choices–close to transit or job hubs, and near existing neighborhood or village centers. Affordability should play a key role in housing creation throughout our state."

Brenda ClementDirector

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