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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
May 17, 2017
Federal Housing Finance Authority
The Federal Housing Finance Authority (FHFA) has issued a request for public comment on the Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae (the Enterprises) proposed Underserved Market Plans under the Duty to Serve...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
May 17, 2017
AARP
The AARP Public Policy Institute recently published a factsheet underscoring the critical role the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program has on the development of affordable housing. ...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
May 17, 2017
Harvard professor and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Matthew Desmond recently published an article in the New York Times exploring the ways in which federal tax code is positioned to benefit the upper...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
May 17, 2017
Urban Institute
The Urban Institute recently released a map and report illustrating the national affordable housing crisis, and underscoring the need for adequate, affordable, and available rental units. 
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 10, 2017
National Low Income Housing Coalition
The U.S. Congress, currently operating under a Continuing Resolution, passed its fiscal year 2017 spending package on May 4, 2017. According to the National Low Income Housing Coalition, the final...
Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 10, 2017
American Enterprise Institute
On April 2017, the American Enterprise Institute released Toward a More Efficient Housing Safety Net, a new report that provides some ideas on how to reform the current housing safety net for people...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 10, 2017
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness
On May 4th, 2017, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness published an updated version of its Supportive Housing Opportunities Planner (SHOP) Tool. The update includes data from the 2016 Point-...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
May 10, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC) and CT Coalition to End Homelessness (CCEH)
Cindy Dubuque, Reaching Home Campaign Manager, Partnership for Strong Communities and Sarah Fox, Director of Advocacy and Community Impact, CT Coalition to End Homelessness  
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 04, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Opportunities for cross-systems partnership and collaboration to help address the needs of people that are cycling through both the homelessness and juvenile/criminal justice systems echoed...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 03, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Jane Peters, Events and Building Manager, Partnership for Strong Communities
 

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