Affordable Housing

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 14, 2011
U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chair John Mica (R-FL) proposed cutting $35-42 billion per year over six years for a total of $230 billion or 34% from the current federal...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 13, 2011
Children of homeowners who start college following an increase in home prices during their teenage years are more likely to earn more after college and to have greater educational opportunities...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 13, 2011
Rep. Gary Miller (R-CA) introduced a bill on July 6 that would end the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government sponsored enterprises (GSEs) and would create a single new...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
July 13, 2011
The Obama Administration announced on July 7 that the forbearance period for unemployed homeowners will be extended in two federal programs. Starting on August 1, the Federal Housing Administration...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 09, 2011
The state Bond Commission approved $15.1 million in new funding for key affordable housing and related projects across the state at its meeting Friday, July 8. Topping the list is $5.5 million to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 06, 2011
Residents of Public Housing across Connecticut will now have more solid rights and responsibilities due to two bills passed by the Connecticut General Assembly in the recently concluded session,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications
July 06, 2011
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) is effectively identifying discrimination cases that require government intervention,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness
July 05, 2011
Declaring that "food insecurity is the result of public policy" and "the good news is that public policy can be changed," Prof. Molly Anderson highlighted the close connections...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Fact Sheets
July 01, 2011
Not all housing brings new children. Most school budget increases are not related to enrollment, or to the number of children in housing. Studying seven Massachusetts communities with mixed-...
Affordable Housing, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
July 01, 2011
United Way of Connecticut
In 2010, just over five percent of the requests for service to 2-1-1 were classified as an unmet need, an increase from four percent in 2009, according to the United Way of Connecticut’s...
 

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