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October 16, 2015, No comments

Numbers understate the lack of affordable housing and predominance of ‘dogs’ on the market.

JobLink center in Hendersonville. Matt Rose/Carolina Public Press. See story on Feb. 5, 2013

Study: Buncombe toughest, Yancey easiest place to grow up for poor children in WNC

May 28, 2015, No comments

For poor children living in Western North Carolina, it is better to live in Jackson, Yancey or Watauga counties than it is to live in Buncombe County, ...

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Asheville considers new approaches to counter housing crisis

April 23, 2015, No comments

At the meeting of Asheville City Council's Housing and Community Development Committee, city staff asserted that even under the most optimistic scenar ...

Woman outside a house. Stock photo.

For WNC’s rural public housing agencies, many unique challenges

February 3, 2015, No comments

There was a time when local leaders, and even congressional legislators, didn't believe Western North Carolina’s population would ever need — or a ...