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Affordable Housing, Federal News
June 22, 2011
The majority staff of the House Committee on Financial Services released a discussion draft of the Section Eight Savings Act of 2011 (SESA) on June 16. This is the latest iteration of what has...
Federal News, Reports and Publications
June 22, 2011
HUD has released the estimated median family incomes (MFIs) and income limits for Fiscal Year 2011. MFIs are used as the basis for income limits in several HUD programs (including the Public...
Federal News, Homelessness
June 08, 2011
HUD
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has published a notice to amend the FY10 Section 811 Supportive Housing Program Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) and makes an additional $...
Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
June 08, 2011
NAEH
The National Alliance to End Homelessness (NAEH) has created an easy-to-read chart detailing updates on key pieces of homelessness and housing legislation and funding information. The table also...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
 These funds are specifically for new community partnerships to develop Integrated HIV/AIDS Housing Plans (IHHP). The IHHP process is collaborative and aims to improve the delivery of housing...
Federal News, Homelessness
June 08, 2011
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded $15 million to fund 1,931 Housing Choice (Section 8) Vouchers for the Family Unification Program (FUP). The vouchers will be used...
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
HUD
On Tuesday, May 17, HUD hosted a webcast to provide members of Continuums of Care (CoC) with an overview of the 2010 CoC Homeless Assistance Programs competition. The webcast provided:
Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 08, 2011
USICH
In January, the US Interagency Council on Homelessness convened a day long forum to discuss the creation and implementation of a common federal vocabulary and data standard on housing status. Based...
Affordable Housing, Federal News
June 01, 2011
The role of government sponsored enterprises (GSEs) in the development of affordable housing was highlighted at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, "Public...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness
June 01, 2011
 In response to a series of articles recently published in the Washington Post criticizing the HOME Program, the House Committee on Financial Services held a hearing, "Oversight of HUD...
 

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