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Affordable Housing, Federal News, Supportive Housing
January 22, 2013
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is soliciting comments for their proposed process for awarding Senior Preservation Rental Assistance Contracts (SPRACs) and the associated...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
January 22, 2013
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) has made it more appealing for transit funding applicants to  work with housing agencies to preserve and expand the availability of affordable homes near...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
January 09, 2013
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has pledged to make Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) its top priority for 2013. In its Statement of Regulatory Priorities for 2013,...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications
January 09, 2013
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released its Regulatory Plan for FY2013. HUD’s plan is derived from Unified Agenda and Regulatory Plan for Fall 2012 from the Office...
Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications
January 09, 2013
National Low Income Housing Coalition
The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) has released an overview of the housing related actions and inactions of the 112th Congress. The overview touches on all the topics listed below.
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Reports and Publications
January 09, 2013
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S Census Bureau have released new national level data from the American Housing Survey. Some data included in this newest release...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News, Reports and Publications
December 12, 2012
On December 5, 2012 the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released the FY13 income limits and median family income (MFI) estimates. The income limits are based on the median family...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
December 10, 2012
What rhymes with nation, frustration, and cessation and includes all three?  My new least-favorite word:  sequestration.  Six months ago I could not pronounce this word that now looms...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
November 30, 2012
In an effort to meet the goal of ending youth homelessness by 2020, the US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) included a framework for ending youth homelessness in their 2012 Amendment to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
November 27, 2012
Poverty Race and Research Action Council
New report finds that assisted households as a whole are more likely to live near low performing schools than other households. In an attempt to find the relationship between federally assisted...
 

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