Celebrating new home construction in the city of Rochester

Aug 6, 2014 Full story: WHEC-TV Rochester 11

The Greater Rochester Housing Partnership, neighbors and elected officials came together to celebrate the construction of four new homes that were built on vacant lots in the city of Rochester.

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RFCBF

Rochester, NY

#1 Aug 7, 2014
In five years they will be boarded up and need more money to rehab them to bring them up to code and made livable again. I have seen that happen 1000's of times before in section 8 housing and other housing that cost the tenant and owners nothing or close to nothing. I hope that I am wrong, but history seems to repeat itself time after time, sad.
Ha Ha

Fairport, NY

#2 Aug 7, 2014
What is worse, is how the money for these homes was a grant from HUD.
These grants have clauses in them that take local control of zoning laws, and gives control to a federal bureaucracy.

They follow the Agenda 21 model, so that means zero carbon footprint.
One can of trash a week, energy star appliances that spy on you ... and a whole host of things that will make you feel like you are in prison.
Gibs Me dat house

Penfield, NY

#3 Aug 7, 2014
Does they accept DSS or dat section 8 ? Eyez beez lookin fo' dat new house wit zero down fo' my eleventeen kidz doe. Gotta haves they front porch doe cuz eye liks to smoke day wiid n drank dem fo' DeeZ
Ha Ha

Fairport, NY

#5 Aug 7, 2014
Yo Mama Black wrote:
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You are to generous with your estimate. Five years my arse more like tow or three..
Either way, it's still a good point ...
Ha Ha

Buffalo, NY

#6 Aug 7, 2014
You should read about the brad Pitt houses in New Orleans
http://m.chron.com/news/houston-texas/texas/a...
Pitt collected all that money to help the victims of Katrina, but his Eco liberal plans proved to be too much for the local residents.
None ov the locals want anything to do these government subsidized houses, so almost all of them are empty
The man

Rochester, NY

#7 Aug 7, 2014
Many Habitat homes are trashed or burned or boarded-up.

Also, why would anyone want a nice home in a crap neighborhood?

I wouldn't drive down those streets during the day let alone freakin live there.

Since: Sep 13

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#8 Aug 7, 2014
We need people back in NY!
Ha Ha

Fairport, NY

#9 Aug 8, 2014
Diamond Daisy wrote:
We need people back in NY!
Again with this?!?
You never did give your logic for how having more people would bring jobs!

I am waiting for this one!
Jerry

Rochester, NY

#11 Aug 8, 2014
Ha Ha wrote:
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Again with this?!?
You never did give your logic for how having more people would bring jobs!
I am waiting for this one!
Daisy hasn't had an original thought since she came here as the nut from Newark.

Since: Sep 13

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#13 Aug 8, 2014
Jerry wrote:
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Daisy hasn't had an original thought since she came here as the nut from New York City.
Ive always lived in Rochester! Duh!
RFCBF

Rochester, NY

#14 Aug 8, 2014
Diamond Daisy wrote:
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Ive always lived in Rochester! Duh!
Rhonda you keep giving yourself away every time you say "Duh!". You are the only one that ever uses that. The same happened when you posted word for word what RePig said using your name in the next post. You need to CYA a bit better troll.

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