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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
April 11, 2012
Bipartisan Policy Center
A new report commissioned by the Bipartisan Policy Center examines Demographic Challenges and Opportunities for U.S. Housing Markets, finding increasing demand for rental housing as Baby Boomers age...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
April 11, 2012
Center for Housing Policy
By 2050, the 65+ population in America will swell to almost 90 million, more than double what it is now and will account for 1 in every 5 people. Housing an Aging Population: Are We Prepared?, a...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 04, 2012
On March 28, Matthew Yglesias, author of “The Rent is Too Damn High”, David Fink, Policy Director of the Partnership for Strong Communities, and Sheila Crowley, President and CEO of the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
April 04, 2012
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) proposed revisions to the evaluation criteria for the distribution of funds from the New Starts transit program that include affordable housing. The New...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 04, 2012
Rose Investments, a division of Jonathan Rose Companies, and Citi Community Capital have committed $75 million to fund environmentally friendly affordable housing.  The fund will preserve...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
April 02, 2012
While the last five weeks of the legislative session are likely to include a range of modifications to the Appropriations Committee budget approved Thursday, the committee blueprint adopted many of...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
March 30, 2012
  Young Adults: Weigh In On How Connecticut’s Communities                         Can Best Attract Young People
Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
March 30, 2012
The Urban Institute
Martha Burt, a leading homelessness researcher, studied the effectiveness of the Los Angeles’ Homeless Opportunity Providing Employment (LA’s HOPE) program on the population of...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
March 23, 2012
The Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) is soliciting public comment and will hold a public hearing on the draft Substantial Amendment to the 2011-2012 Action Plan for Housing and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Supportive Housing
March 23, 2012
On March 23, CT’s Interagency Committee on Supportive Housing approved funding for the creation of 179 new units of supportive housing in Bridgeport, Hartford, New Haven, New London, and...
 

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