Construction jobs and the healthcare, leisure and hospitality industries continue to attract people to the Inland Empire in southern California, and the region is outpacing the state’s coastal communities and their economies, according to the Inland Empire Business Activity Index. The Inland Empire is a metropolitan area and region, however it also includes the Coachella Valley, as well as San Bernardino and Riverside counties.
HYRUM – After nearly 25,000 hours of blood, sweat and tears, 10 families slept in their new Hyrum homes on Thursday night after celebrating the completion of the city’s first mutual self-help housing community.
The National Rural Housing Coalition’s (NRHC) annual meeting was held during the last week of November. Anne Hazlett, assistant to the Rural Development secretary, attended the meeting to talk about issues related to rural housing programs. Most notable in her first presentation
#CDFIs: Critical Players in Mitigating the Economic Challenges of the Pandemic by @NewYorkFed lets just make sure they have the support they need to keep doing great work. https://link.medium.com/jijPHSuL4cb
RD is seeking grant apps for projects to improve housing, community facilities, and community/economic development in #rural areas through our Rural Community Development Initiative program! Learn more at https://bit.ly/3qhXmpZ
Of the 22 million #jobs initially taken out by the pandemic, 10 million have not returned, and sharply rising unemployment claims show a weak job market. #covidrecovery https://www.nytimes.com/live/2021/01/14/business/us-economy-coronavirus#unemployment-claims-jump-sharply-showing-the-pandemics-continuing-economic-toll