Affordable Housing

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
The Urban Institute has compiled this report of facts and data related to the nation's low-income households in 2009, including information on income, family formation, housing needs, work...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
May 24, 2011
This short 2008 report from Connecticut Voices for Children examines these recent trends in Connecticut employment, unemployment, and income to assess the health of the state economy. Read the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
This report by Christine Mwaturura of the Partnership for Strong Communities, explains the impact of student mobility (students moving from school to school) on school performance, assesses the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 24, 2011
DECD
Annual reports and action plans about economic and community development from DECD for the Governor and legislature to review. Annual Reports Each year, the State of Connecticut Department of...
Affordable Housing, Federal News
May 17, 2011
Connecticut reflects part, but a relatively small part, of a huge problem in unspent and potentially misused HUD Home funds across the country, according to a new investigation by the Washington...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 17, 2011
A new assessment of the near-term housing market predicts home ownership could drop below 60% nationally by 2020 and, combined with demographic trends and such economic forces as higher heating and...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 17, 2011
A new report released last week by the Brookings Institution presents a dire picture of the significant transportation challenges facing low-income workers and job applicants but also raises the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 17, 2011
While news stories in the last week saw experts trying to explain an increase in vacant Connecticut housing units and new Census data showing that Connecticut produced anywhere from 102,000 to 72,...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
May 17, 2011
Senators Carl Levin (D-MI), Patty Murray (D-WA), and Daniel Akaka (D-HI) are the newest cosponsors of S. 489, "The Preserving Homes and Communities Act of 2011," which would provide $1...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 17, 2011
The U.S. House of Representatives took another step toward extracting deep funding cuts from domestic discretionary programs when the House Appropriations Committee released its draft 302b...
 

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