Gentrification

These Women Are Running The First Black-Owned Real Estate Crowdfunding Company

23 hours ago   |   News One

Black women are making moves in the realm of entrepreneurship. Many of their ventures are designed to give back to individuals from disenfranchised groups. Two Black women in...
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Square Feet: With Change Bubbling, San Francisco's Chinatown Strives to Stay Authentic

4 days ago   |   NY Times

As leases run out and merchants retire, entrepreneurs are stepping in with upscale restaurants and shops, while aging enterprises strive to remain relevant.
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Taking Over the Family Business in Chinatown

5 days ago   |   The Atlantic

New York's Chinatown is one of the few neighborhoods in Manhattan where parks are still packed with multigenerational, four-season activity, where diverse cultures, cuisines...
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Gentrification City: Investors are turning to other corners of NYC to chase returns

6 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

In the first quarter of 2018, Robert Schiffer, a managing director at SL Green Realty, will do something he's never done before: fly to China to raise EB-5 financing - more...
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Palestinians in historic town face Israeli gentrification threat

8 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Palestinians say the neglect of the 'jewel in the crown' of an ancient port is a symbol of how they are being squeezed out as rich Israelis and tourists move in.
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This Is What Gentrification in Brooklyn Sounds Like

9 days ago   |   NY Times

“Place,” a meditation on social and personal change, was made by the composer Ted Hearne, the poet Saul Williams and the director Patricia McGregor.
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Square Feet: In London, Olympic Park's Legacy Is Sustainability

10 days ago   |   NY Times

London's ability to draw businesses to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park six years after the Summer Games has attracted the attention of other host cities.
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I spent the weekend with a homeless community in New York to see what it's really like to live on the streets

I spent the weekend with a homeless community in New York to see what it's really like to live on the streets

15 days ago   |   Business Insider

Take a walk through any borough of New York City and you're likely to encounter people living on the street. Homelessness is on the rise in the city, up 39% from 2016. And even...
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Historic Black Church Closing Highlights Gentrification Changes In D.C

21 days ago   |   News One

A historically Black church that has long been a community staple in Washington, D.C. closed its doors Sunday as an apparent result of gentrification in the increasingly white...
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D.C.'s Billion-Dollar Lawsuit

D.C.'s Billion-Dollar Lawsuit

21 days ago   |   NPR

Washington, D.C. is being sued for a billion dollars... for gentrification.
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One Milwaukee man's tweet sends millions to voter registration site

One Milwaukee man's tweet sends millions to voter registration site

A Twitter post from Marquette University's social media director has gone viral and become part of a national movement. Tim Cigelske saw an opportunity when Ariana Grande and... Read more ...

Cowboys try to save season with Amari Cooper blockbuster

Cowboys try to save season with Amari Cooper blockbuster

Jon Gruden is sending another talented weapon packing for another big return. The Raiders and Cowboys have agreed on a trade that will send Amari Cooper to the Cowboys for a... Read more ...

'Wonder Woman' sequel pushed back to summer 2020

'Wonder Woman' sequel pushed back to summer 2020

The world will have to wait a little longer for the "Wonder Woman" sequel, which will now arrive in theaters in summer 2020. Read more ...

College basketball rankings: Kansas, Kentucky lead preseason AP Poll

College basketball rankings: Kansas, Kentucky lead preseason AP Poll

The AP has released its preseason poll for the 2018-19 college basketball season. Kansas and Kentucky are on top, as usual, but who else made the top 25? Read more ...

Massive recall issued for frozen beef, chicken taquitos for salmonella...

Massive recall issued for frozen beef, chicken taquitos for salmonella, listeria concerns

The foods included in the recall were produced from July 1 to Oct. 10, 2018. Read more ...

See the world's longest sea-crossing bridge

See the world's longest sea-crossing bridge

Costing $20 billion, this 35-mile-long bridge connects Hong Kong and Macau to Zhuhai on the Chinese mainland. Read more ...

Rae Carruth released from prison after 19 years for Cherica Adams murder

Rae Carruth released from prison after 19 years for Cherica Adams murder

Former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Rae Carruth was released from prison Monday, nearly 19 years after masterminding the murder of his pregnant girlfriend, Cherica Adams... Read more ...

Amari Cooper owners aren't only fantasy winner of huge trade

Amari Cooper owners aren't only fantasy winner of huge trade

The Raiders are getting good at shipping away star talent. And they also are getting good at collecting first-round draft picks. Oakland will trade struggling wideout Amari... Read more ...

Coach says Cardinals will not trade Peterson, despite report

Coach says Cardinals will not trade Peterson, despite report

TEMPE, Ariz. - Embattled first-year coach Steve Wilks emphatically said the Arizona Cardinals are not going to trade star cornerback Patrick Peterson. Read more ...

A dream Game 1 showdown for a dream World Series matchup

A dream Game 1 showdown for a dream World Series matchup

BOSTON - In order to get a feel for the coast-to-coast World Series between the Red Sox and Dodgers, make a stop in the desert. Las Vegas has installed the AL champion Red Sox... Read more ...