Manufacturing center for affordable housing to be built in Eugene | News

Manufacturing center for affordable housing to be built in Eugene | News

EUGENE, Ore. — An old warehouse in Eugene will be used to build affordable homes for the entire state. “The purpose of this building is to go ahead and develop a manufacturing facility for single- and double-wide mobile homes,” said Terry McDonald, Executive Director of St. Vincent de Paul. McDonald said it will be used

Financing offered to minority developers for affordable housing

Financing offered to minority developers for affordable housing

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The red hot housing market is slowing down the economy: Morning Brief

The red hot housing market is slowing down the economy: Morning Brief

This article first appeared in the Morning Brief. Get the Morning Brief sent directly to your inbox every Monday to Friday by 6:30 a.m. ET. Subscribe Thursday, June 24, 2021 Supply can’t meet demand, housing edition We’ve periodically checked in on the housing market at The Morning Brief over the last year, and the story