N.J. Court Reclaims Low-Income Housing $$$ From Christie Administration RedirectionA three-judge state appeals court panel in New Jersey has freed up some $200 million that towns had set aside for affordable housing -- money that the Christie administration had been trying to use for other purposes over the past few years.
Affordable Housing Advocates Seek Help From New Jersey CourtsThe New Jersey Supreme Court is considering a motion to move enforcement of affordable housing laws from a state agency to the court system.
Gov. Christie Says Sandy Relief Has Been Handled Without Regard to RaceThe Fair Share Housing Center contends that blacks and Latinos have been turned down for housing aid at rates far higher than whites.
Cherry Hill Officials Vow To Fight Plans For New Homes On Site Of Woodcrest Country ClubFirst Montgomery Group is seeking to join up with the Fair Share Housing Center in pursuit of a court order to allow for 844 homes at the club, but township officials say "no way."
Affordable Housing Advocates Challenge Plans To Keep Woodcrest Country Club A Golf CourseThe Fair Share Housing Center is challenging a state decision to exclude the club from Cherry Hill’s sewer plan.
Cherry Hill Group Wants Defunct Golf Course Used For Affordable HousingAnnounced plans to keep the Woodcrest Country Club in Cherry Hill as a golf course are being challenged by a group that fights for affordable housing in New Jersey.
Court Puts Kibosh on Christie Adminstration Reuse of Low-Income Housing FundsThe ruling freezes some $140 million set aside for housing projects.
NJ High Court To Rule on State's Reconfiguration of Affordable Housing CouncilThe New Jersey Supreme Court has heard arguments on whether the Christie administration can reorganize an independent agency into being less independent.
Three-Judge Panel Deals Christie Major Setback In Attempt To Takeover State Housing AgencyA three-judge panel has ruled that New Jersey Governor Chris Christie exceeded his authority when he abolished an independent state housing agency last year.
NJ Court Rejects Affordable Housing Rules MakeoverThe decision does not restore the controversial Council on Affordable Housing, but their rules have been reinstated for now, to be handled by the Depertment of Community Affairs.