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Affordable Housing may be going Green

Affordable Housing may be going Green

Bill H.R. 2336 or the Green Resources for Energy Efficient Neighborhoods Act of 2009 (GREEN Act), which was recently reintroduced in the House by Representative Ed Perlmutter (D-Colo.), authorizes new federal resources for green affordable development while providing incentives to the private sector to invest in green affordable homes for low-income people. The GREEN Act […]

Austin Road Closures

Austin Road Closures

A pretty good idea from the city.  A map of road closures and city events.  Assuming it stays up to date should be a good way of planning trips around town. Austin Road Closures UPDATE: This city site is no longer maintained, I have asked on the City’s Facebook page and Twitter account for a […]

How I got free stuff from my lease renewal

How I got free stuff from my lease renewal

A personal story this time.  I received notice that I had to resign my lease.  They told me that they were going to raise my rent.  I put on my negotiating hat. Long story short..my rent is still going up.  I got a free steam cleaning, a bathroom refinishing, and maybe a new parking spot. […]