Affordable Housing

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
November 09, 2011
Rents across the country continue to rise despite stagnating or declining renter household incomes, according to a new Housing Spotlight brief from the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
November 01, 2011
Connecticut’s metropolitan areas saw small changes in Fair Market Rents (FMR) from Fiscal Year 2011 (FY11) in newly released numbers from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
November 01, 2011
Connecticut isn't taking full advantage of federal funds available for rural development, according to an article in Saturday's Torrington Register Citizen. From the article: Officials...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
November 01, 2011
The Knowledge Corridor Sustainable Communities Initiative project, which seeks to build affordable housing and foster economic and community development along the college-and-university-filled...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
October 28, 2011
With more than 10.6 million Americans now living in neighborhoods with poverty levels over 40%, according to new Census data, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
October 27, 2011
In a story this morning in the CT Mirror, the state Office of Policy Management (OPM) confirmed that it would be revitalizing the HOMEConnecticut Program, with $1 million left in funds from 2008...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
October 26, 2011
The full Senate is now considering FY12 HUD appropriations, within a “minibus” (i.e. smaller than an omnibus) spending package that was debated last week, which includes the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
October 26, 2011
Senior staff from the Partnership for Strong Communities led workshops ranging from affordable housing’s place in Transit-Oriented Development to the use of various data sources to explain...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
October 26, 2011
HUD
People who move from a poor neighborhood to a better-off neighborhood are less likely to be obese and have diabetes, according to a new study from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
October 25, 2011
A recent paper from the New England Public Policy Center at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston finds empirical evidence linking the availability of affordable housing to job growth in metropolitan...
 

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