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News Briefing: New Orleans Hurt by Acute Rental Shortage

By Kate Golden on December 3, 2007No Comment
  • More than two years after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is suffering from an acute shortage of housing that has nearly doubled the cost of rental units in the city.  [New York Times]
  • Brad Pitt’s Make It Right project calls for building 150 affordable, environmentally sound houses in New Oreans over the next two years.  [New York Times]
  • IRS issues a ruling that clears the way for the settlement of a long-running dispute between Tennessee and Mississippi over a private foundation.  [New York Times]
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