By Jerry E. Esplanada
No roof above their heads, no shelter from the storm. Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle has raised concerns over the country’s homeless as he led the recent groundbreaking for a Catholic Church-funded housing project in Barangay (village) Muzon, San Jose del Monte City, Bulacan.
By Tetch Torres-Tupas
Detained real estate developer Delfin Lee asked the Supreme Court to allow him to attend a hearing by the Senate Committee on Urban Planning, Housing and Resettlement.
By Julie S. Alipala
Eleven months after Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) forces tried to occupy the city, the residents displaced by the conflict still do not know if government has a clear housing plan for them.
By Ben O. de Vera
The government’s housing arm has built more than half a million houses for indigent Filipinos in the past four years, generating more than 3.5 million jobs in the process, Vice President Jejomar Binay, who chairs the inter-agency Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC), claimed Wednesday.
By Maricar Cinco
Pregnant for seven months, 21-year-old Cristina Rubinas opened a tiny store—actually, a wooden table with plastic jars of candies, a few packs of crackers, and cheap junk food—in front her family’s temporary shelter.