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Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, State News
May 30, 2017
Trulia
Trulia report shows that nationally rents and for-sale prices are decreasing. In Connecticut, however, the Trulia data show price reductions in for-sale prices lag behind the rest of the country.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
May 30, 2017
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
Federal Reserve System Board of Governors released a report analyzing the economic well-being of U.S. households. Among other topics, the report covers housing and household living arrangements.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 23, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Cindy Dubuque, Reaching Home Campaign Manager with Partnership for Strong Communities, provides details on the IForum taking place May 31.
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 23, 2017
U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has published new tools to enhance communities’ effort to prevent and end youth homelessness.
Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness
May 23, 2017
Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families
The Department of Health and Human Services is making approximately $2.7 million available to provide support and services to runaway and homeless youth.
Announcements, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, State News
May 23, 2017
The Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness
The Connecticut 2017 Point-in-time (CT PIT) reaffirms that efforts to prevent and end homelessness are working.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, Supportive Housing
May 18, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
In an Op-Ed, Alicia Woodsby – Executive Director of Partnership for Strong Communities – warns of the threat to Connecticut’s housing programs posed by federal and state fiscal turmoil.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 17, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Carline Charmelus, Policy Analyst with Partnership for Strong Communities, blogs about why listening to the voices of people with lived experience is a critical component to ending homelessness.
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
May 17, 2017
Federal Housing Finance Authority
FHFA has released a request for input on the Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae proposed Underserved Market Plans under the Duty to Serve program. FHFA is accepting public comment until July 10, 2017.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
May 17, 2017
AARP
AARP factsheet provides basic overview of LIHTC, as well as policy recommendations in support of the creation of affordable housing, particularly for older adults looking to downsize or age in place.
 

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