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Fannie, EPA Team on National Multifamily Energy Performance Metrics
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Housing and Services Come Together on a Seniors Campus
Coastside Senior Housing puts its elderly residents within footsteps of extensive services.
CHICAGO A private-public initiative will provide $12 million in financing to help affordable housing owners replace windows in about 2,000 apartments that city officials say are likely contaminated with lead-based paint because of their age.
Lead paint a growing risk:
Everyone in the apartment business is aware that chipped, flaking lead paint presents a health hazard. Recent studies show that essentially any amount of lead is harmful to a child’s brain. Even tiny amounts seem to have strong effects.