Affordable Housing

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
August 10, 2011
HUD's future funding levels were likely wounded when President Barack Obama signed the Budget Control Act of 2011 into law on Aug. 2, establishing discretionary spending limits for each of the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
August 03, 2011
Despite only a modest increase in median home prices and an increase in foreclosures, the purchase of a home in Connecticut remained unaffordable for many households in 2010, partly because of a 3....
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
August 03, 2011
Viewing the proposed New Britain-Hartford "Busway" bus rapid transit line as an opportunity to create mixed-income and affordable homes at cost- and energy-efficient locations near...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
August 01, 2011
CSH
The Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) has released its Housing Credit Policies Report for 2011, outlining the trends in state Housing Finance Authorities’ Qualified Allocation Plans (...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
August 01, 2011
The state Bond Commission approved housing appropriations Friday that will create jobs and new affordable units in Somers and Wilton. The Somers Housing Authority will receive $3 million in loan...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 29, 2011
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 28, 2011
Rental housing, especially multi-family housing has become more important as homeownership rates have declined in the current housing crisis, according to a new report from Shipman and Goodwin....
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 27, 2011
NLIHC
In a July 13 letter, HUD notified Westchester County, NY that it has rejected certification that the county is affirmatively furthering fair housing (AFFH). According to the National Low Income...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 26, 2011
Rents and mortgages are not affordable for workers in the five most common jobs in the economic sector doing the most hiring in four metropolitan areas in Connecticut, according to a new national...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 14, 2011
CSH
Despite somewhat lower revenues and higher operating costs compared with affordable housing, a new study from the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH) and Enterprise Community Partners...
 

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