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Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
May 16, 2012
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has four new regional homeless coordinators: Michael DeVos, Matthew Doherty, Beverley Ebersold, and Amy Sawyer. Michael DeVos will cover...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, State News
May 16, 2012
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded more than $41 million to 99 organizations throughout the United States to aid individuals who have suffered from housing...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
May 09, 2012
In a move to facilitate place-based decision-making, enhance community participation and provide greater transparency regarding where federal investments are made, the U.S Department of Housing and...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 24, 2012
On April 17, the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies released its FY2013 proposed funding for HUD programs, which was approved by...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
April 18, 2012
On April 17 the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies released its FY2013 proposed funding for HUD programs including the McKinney-...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
April 04, 2012
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) proposed revisions to the evaluation criteria for the distribution of funds from the New Starts transit program that include affordable housing. The New...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness
March 16, 2012
A bi-partisan letter sponsored by Senators Jack Reed (D-RI), Olympia Snowe (R-ME), and Charles Schumer (D-NY) requesting support for funding in FY2013 for McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
February 15, 2012
President Obama released his proposed FY13 budget on February 13, with increased funding for homelessness programs and a mix of funding reductions and increases for other affordable housing,...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News
February 06, 2012
In a speech on February 1, President Obama outlined his plan to address the nation's continuing housing crisis. Included in this plan (under item #6) is a proposal to include $1 billion in...
Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
February 01, 2012
The Federal Reserve
The Federal Reserve submitted a housing policy white paper - “The U.S. Housing Market: Current Conditions and Policy Considerations” - to Congress on Jan. 4, examining a number of...
 

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