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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
May 01, 2013
The State Bond Commission approved on April 26, 2013 various funds to revitalize public housing, improve client delivery systems and for development/re-development projects. Below are the relevant...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
April 23, 2013
On April 18, 2013, Governor Malloy announced $14,655,817 in funding for three developments to help create 53 units of congregate elderly housing in Greenwich, Killingly, and Wilton. The developments...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
April 22, 2013
Governor Malloy has awarded $10 million to clean up brownfield sites in seven towns. On April 17, 2013 Governor Malloy and Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Commissioner...
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
April 19, 2013
National Alliance to End Homelessness
A new report on The State of Homelessness in America 2013 is full of mixed news. While the overall homelessness rate throughout the country has decreased by a slight 1%, veteran and chronic...
Affordable Housing, Reports and Publications, State News
April 17, 2013
U.S Census Bureau
The Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford region has seen rental costs rise while the supply of rentals and their vacancy rate have declined, according to a new report from the U.S. Census Bureau.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
April 17, 2013
The Connecticut Economy
Municipalities that diversify their housing options are likelier to have higher home values, UConn’s quarterly economics journal reports. In an article on research by Dr. Steven Lanza, The...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
April 05, 2013
More than 80 municipal officials and community leaders heard strategies for creating energy-efficient housing, commercial development and complete streets near their transit stations at a forum for...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
April 03, 2013
CT Housing Finance Authority
The CT Housing Finance Authority approved the award of $7.49 million in tax credits to seven affordable housing developers. The funds from the 9 percent federal Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
April 03, 2013
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
The Federal Reserve Bank of Boston has released the 2011 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Data for New England.  Eight types of HMDA Data Tables are available:
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
March 27, 2013
Planning grants are being made available to towns in the Capitol Region Council of Governments (CRCOG) region.  CRCOG received a HUD Sustainable Communities Regional Planning Grant that includes...
 

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