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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications
July 02, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development has released its latest Comprehensive Housing Affordability Strategy (CHAS) data. It includes both 5 year (2007-2011) and 3 year (2009-2011) data....
Federal News, Homelessness
June 25, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA)
The U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs has released its annual report on the Supportive Services for Veteran Families program, providing insight into the nearly 40,000 Veteran households and 65,000...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
June 24, 2014
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development is administering $140 million in grant funding for almost 900 homeless assistance grants, which includes 436 new projects to provide permanent...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
June 24, 2014
On June 17, a confirmation hearing for San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro, the Obama Administration’s nominee for HUD Secretary, was held by the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 18, 2014
National Low Income Housing Coalition
On June 10 the House of Representatives passed the FY15 Transportation, Housing and Urban  Development and Related Agencies (THUD) appropriations bill. It does not fully fund the Housing...
Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2014
U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness; U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
On June 4, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness, urging local leaders to pursue the goal of ending homelessness among veterans by 2015. Joined by...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 27, 2014
Earlier this month, Pres. Obama nominated San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro as the next Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and nominated the current secretary, Shaun...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
May 19, 2014
Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society
In a new report, “Underwater America: How the So-Called Housing ‘Recovery’ Is Bypassing Many American Communities,” the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, State News
March 19, 2014
The Connecticut Department of Housing has issued a notice seeking public comment on The Plan for the Administration of the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development Section 8 Housing Choice...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News
March 13, 2014
In February, Lynn Richards, from the EPA Office of Smart Growth, told a packed house at Partnership’s IForum, “Suburban Retrofit: How CT Towns Can Add Density, Affordability and...
 

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