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Community Development, State News
April 06, 2016
The Warren Group
According to new numbers from The Warren Group, February home sales increased, while home prices decreased.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
April 06, 2016
CT Housing Finance Authority (CHFA)
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) has issued a Request for Qualifications for its Community Partners REO Priority Sale Program.
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 06, 2016
Housing Policy Debate
Many low-income households in sprawling cities spend more than 15 percent of their income on transportation.
April 05, 2016
Charles Patton is a Senior Policy Analyst at Partnership for Strong Communities. He blogs about how affordable housing is beneficial for all residents.
Affordable Housing, Federal News, State News
April 04, 2016
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
HUD’s FY 2016 Income Limits tables have been finalized and made available for use.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
April 04, 2016
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) awarded funds to build or rehabilitate 320 affordable housing units
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
April 01, 2016
Connecticut General Assembly
General Assembly passes deficit mitigation bill to address FY2016 shortfall, including cuts and intercepts that will limit homelessness and housing programs.
Community Development, Reports and Publications
March 30, 2016
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
New NLIHC report finds that extremely and deeply low income households face a severe lack of affordable and available rental units throughout the nation.
Homelessness
March 30, 2016
National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will be adding two homelessness questions to the 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
Homelessness
March 30, 2016
The National Association for the Education of Homeless Children and Youth
Report highlights the right of unaccompanied homeless youth to be assigned a surrogate parent under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act for special education evaluations and services.