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August 15, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
On August 8, 2013 the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development awarded more than $20.5 million to Connecticut to maintain and improve public housing. The funding will go to 34 housing...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Supportive Housing
August 15, 2013
On Tuesday, August 6 President Obama addressed the housing challenges the nation is facing, including affordable homeownership and rental housing. He endorsed the bipartisan Senate Bill to wind down...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Supportive Housing
July 31, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) published the final HOME Program Rule on July 24. The final rule makes changes to a number of provisions, including Community Housing...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications
July 23, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
On July 19, 2013 the Department of Housing and Urban Development released the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) Proposed Rule for public comment. The proposed rule will try and address the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 08, 2013
The Senate Appropriations Committee released the FY14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations (THUD) bill on June 27. According to a release from the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 26, 2013
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (THUD) marked up and passed its FY14 appropriations bill on June 19th which would...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 19, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development issued Notice PIH 2013-15 on Monday, June 10 to encourage public housing agencies (PHA’s) to help individuals and families experiencing...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 10, 2013
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development issued new guidance on June 4 to HUD-assisted housing providers on how they can support state and local Olmstead efforts.
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News
May 29, 2013
On May 23rd, The Sandy Tax Relief Act of 2013, or H.R. 2137 was introduced by Representative Bill Pascrell (D-NJ). This bill would increase the allocation of Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC)...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
May 13, 2013
Center for Housing Policy
More working renters experienced a severe housing cost burden (when more than 50 percent of household income goes towards housing costs) in 2011 than in the previous three years.  The Center for...
 

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