Thursday 10 Jul


OKG Newsletter

Topic: Housing

No time like the present

First-time home buyers enjoy best market in recent history


Gazette staff
First-time home buyers, this may be the best market in recent history, according to the real estate website Move Inc. Affordable housing prices, ample inventory and historically low interest rates have combined to make it so.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Urban outfitters

The renewal of downtown Oklahoma City continues with several new building projects in the works.


Brendan Hoover
In downtown Oklahoma City, several new building projects are in the works, continuing a trend of urban renewal in the area.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Dig in

The time is right to invest in housing


Gazette staff
Now is the time to invest again in real estate, according to a 20-year industry veteran.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Sprawled out

When bigger isn’t better: City officials consider sprawl’s burden on municipal functions.


Clifton Adcock
Urban sprawl is one of the biggest challenges facing Oklahoma City, Ward 2 City Councilman Ed Shadid said at a Sept. 6 community meeting held on the issue.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Point: Creating a boomtown in OKC


Jonathan Small

The growth and success of Oklahoma City and the metro area is because of the hard work and dedication of its residents, great leadership and strategic decisions. The metro area is strategically positioning itself to be the hub for individual freedom, initiative and entrepreneurship.

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

Living with character

Downtown developers hope to foster community with a thoughtfully planned residential component.


Kelley Chambers
Few things could bring life to a stretch of road in an otherwise sleepy corner of downtown like a new apartment complex housing hundreds of residents. With construction on Level near completion, Richard McKown, the project’s developer, is finding that with 125 residents moved in and more on the way, N.E. Second Street is starting to wake up at night.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Passing grade

OU finds positive results from a pilot program that allows a coed housing floor.


Carol Cole-Frowe
A coed floor housing choice — two years in the making — appears to be working at the University of Oklahoma.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Standing up for hope

Sooner Stand Down helps homeless veterans with everything, including backpacks, healthcare, sobriety and life skills.


Tim Farley
Air Force veteran Rickey Bell doesn’t blame anyone except himself for being homeless and without a full-time job.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013


Arts funding stimulates economy and growth

Letters to the Editor

Van French
Once again, the question arises of why we should, as a people, spend our government, our so-called public, money supporting the arts.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Takin’ care of business


Gazette staff
The Tulsa World reported recently that Oklahoma, one of the nicest places on earth, has slipped a whopping six places to land on number 20 of “Best States to do Business.”
Wednesday, June 4, 2014