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Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
January 27, 2015
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is accepting applications for the SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access and Recovery (SOAR) Technical Assistance (TA) Project. SOAR, a...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
January 21, 2015
National Low Income Housing Coalition
The National Low Income Housing Coalition reports that chairs and ranking members have been selected for various federal Senate Subcommittees that consider funding for housing programs. For the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
December 12, 2014
National Housing Conference
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the federal omnibus appropriations bill late on December 11, setting FY15 funding levels for a dozen federal agencies, including the Department of Housing and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
December 12, 2014
Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA)
Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) Director Mel Watt has sent a letter to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac instructing them to begin allocating funds to the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) and the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
December 09, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Multifamily Housing Programs issued a notice that provides guidance for the administration of waiting lists for multifamily...
Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
December 09, 2014
U.S. Census Bureau
The Census Bureau has released the 2009-2013 American Community Survey (ACS) five-year estimates. The 2009-2013 ACS five-year estimates are available at the county subdivision, census tract and block...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 05, 2014
In November the House Committee on Financial Services and the House Committee on Appropriations announced their subcommittee chairs for the 114th Congress. Below are the chairs of the housing related...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
November 25, 2014
National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH)
With just a few weeks left before Congress acts to finalize FY15 funding levels, the National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) is seeking to have at least 300 letters sent to Members of Congress...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Reports and Publications
November 18, 2014
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
After sequestration funding cuts in 2013, most housing agencies were forced to reduce the amount of housing vouchers they could offer. By the end of that year, agencies were serving 70,000 fewer...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
November 18, 2014
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released a report on November 10 that shows the progress of rental assistance for veterans from 2010 to 2014. The report - Rental Assistance Helps...
 

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