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 […]
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 Austin Road Closures UPDATE: This city site is no longer maintained, I have asked on the City’s Facebook page and Twitter account for a […]
Courtesy of an article from KXAN. The article is only marginally helpful. I redid the map of all 20 speed traps. Be careful on 183.
Place Properties has assumed management for the Villas on Guadalupe. So most non-apartment people don’t care about this – to be honest, most apartment people don’t care either. An everyday Joe Leaser should make a note of it however. The management of a complex can have a big effect on your day to day life […]
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. […]