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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 29, 2011
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 28, 2011
Rental housing, especially multi-family housing has become more important as homeownership rates have declined in the current housing crisis, according to a new report from Shipman and Goodwin....
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
July 27, 2011
NLIHC
In a July 13 letter, HUD notified Westchester County, NY that it has rejected certification that the county is affirmatively furthering fair housing (AFFH). According to the National Low Income...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 26, 2011
Rents and mortgages are not affordable for workers in the five most common jobs in the economic sector doing the most hiring in four metropolitan areas in Connecticut, according to a new national...
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, 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,...
 

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