City leaders addressed Sherman Park residents’ concerns about unkempt vacant homes and other issues at a recent town hall meeting hosted by Ald. Russell Stamper.
A cluster of tax-foreclosed homes in the Harambee neighborhood are undergoing renovation through the city’s “scattered sites” program.
A $30 million federal grant to transform a 3-square-mile area on the city’s northwest side that includes the Westlawn public housing development has prompted skepticism by some Westlawn residents.
Tax foreclosures are increasing in Milwaukee, but experts say help is available from nonprofit housing counselors.
A citywide homeless count was Milwaukee County’s first look at how a new “Housing First” approach can help individuals experiencing chronic homelessness.
King Drive Commons Gallery night was dedicated to the late Welford Sanders, whose legacy includes spearheading urban redevelopment in previously neglected Milwaukee neighborhoods.
Participants in MATC’s YouthBuild program gain experience in construction skills by volunteering to help build two houses in Washington Park.
Mortgage rescue scams are increasing and the Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council says Latinos and immigrants are often the targets.
A new initiative to house youths aging out of foster care may provide a template for addressing homelessness, city, county and nonprofit officials say.
In the aftermath of the home foreclosure crisis, the city is focusing on preventing foreclosures from happening in the first place.