TITLE

Time to Get Ready for Private Investment in Public Housing

AUTHOR(S)
Dolber, Wendy
PUB. DATE
November 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;11/20/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31269, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the opportunities available to capitalists and financiers in the U.S. to invest in direct obligations of public housing authorities. Status of the U.S. public housing system; Reason behind hesitation of the U.S. public over investing in bonds that are backed by appropriations for public housing.
ACCESSION #
7564314

 

Related Articles

  • Rent Hike Called a Boon for N.Y. Lenders. Rieker, Matthias // American Banker;5/12/2003, Vol. 168 Issue 90, p18 

    Reports that New York City Rent Guidelines Board's decision to allow rate increases for rent-stabilized apartments could be beneficial for local multifamily lenders in the New York. Possible increase in the rents; Impact of possible increase in rents on cash flows of affected buildings.

  • Developing a better way. Buckley, Tim // Oregon Business Magazine;Jan2001, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p50 

    Focuses on the development of Center Commons, a low-income housing in Portland, Oregon. Comparison between low- and high income housing; Budget allocation for the housing project; List of financing programs available for developers and investors. INSET: HOW TO AFFORD AFFORDABLE HOUSING..

  • Portfolio buyers face awkward home truths.  // EuroProperty;2005, p2 

    The article discusses the risk involved in buying public housing or residential portfolios in Germany. According to some buyers who have purchased public housing, it may prove tough to gain good returns from the assets. Doughty Hanson & Co. sold 1,200 homes to Cerberus Capital Management, it...

  • END NOTES.  // Public Private Finance;Apr2008, Issue 122, p46 

    The article focuses on Caroline Flint, minister for housing at the Department of Communities and Local Government, in Great Britain. Flint encourages council tenants to look for work which aims to reduce the provision of public housing in the country. In addition, she also plans to construct...

  • More talk.  // Public Private Finance;Dec2007/Jan2008, Issue 119, p13 

    The article reports on views of several investors on the recommendation of the Callcutt Housing Review for a public private partnership between developers and councils to accomplish the government's building targets in Great Britain. The primary purpose of the partnership is to establish...

  • Sale Leasebacks: Can They Work for You? Weber, Andy // Convenience Store News;3/26/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p59 

    The article presents information on sale leasebacks, a bond that can generate steady return to a real-estate investor. A real-estate investor considers various factors including location and operating history, ability to pay rent for 20 years, and market position before buying a property. The...

  • The Senior Housing Boom. Grape, Thomas // Development (08886067);Fall2014, Vol. 45 Issue 3, p36 

    The article discusses the increase of the sales of senior housing in the second quarter of 2014. Topics include the need understand the different types of service and property to obtain idea for investing and gaining profit from senior housing, the support given by investors to senior housing,...

  • Scandal in Paradise.  // Time;6/11/1973, Vol. 101 Issue 24, p57 

    The article offers information on the influence brought by the arrival of fugitive American Financier Robert L. Vesco in Costa Rica who decided to stay in the nation to escape the subpoena jurisdiction of U.S. courts. It mentions that Vesco had been investing an amount of 25 million dollars in...

  • Underwriters Courting Retail for L.A. Schools, N.Y.C. GOs. Albano, Christine // Bond Buyer;2/18/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31574, p37 

    Reports that U.S. retail investors are being targeted by underwriters of the two mammoth deals as of February 18, 2003. Deal of Los Angeles Unified School District general obligation (GO) offering; Rating given to the school district's GO; Details of New York City GO deal; Plan of New York City...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics