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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Supportive Housing
April 12, 2016
Connecticut Housing Coalition
The Connecticut Housing Coalition is currently seeking workshop proposals for its 2016 Annual Conference. Proposals should highlight innovative housing opportunities and engaging strategies to help...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
April 11, 2016
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA)
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) announced a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the State of Connecticut Housing Tax Credit Contribution Program (HTCC). This NOFA will make...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
April 11, 2016
On April 2016, the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness published an updated version of its Supportive Housing Opportunities Planner (SHOP) tool. The updated tool includes data from the 2015...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
April 11, 2016
U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
On April 4, 2016, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of General Counsel issued guidance that outlines how the Fair Housing Act applies to the use of criminal records for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 06, 2016
Partnership for Strong Communities
The third IForum of the season “Housing Choice & Affordability: Unlocking Opportunity” was, in fact, 10 years in the making. Over 100 people gathered to gain a greater understanding...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, State News
April 06, 2016
Smart Growth America
The Federal Transit Administration and Smart Growth America have partnered to award nine communities across the country with technical assistance as part of The National Public...
Community Development, Reports and Publications
April 06, 2016
The Saguaro Seminar
In the Communities chapter of Closing the Opportunity Gap, Patrick Sharkey, Robert D. Putnam and Margery Turner detail a conversation between various experts on economic segregation and the...
Community Development, State News
April 06, 2016
The Warren Group
New numbers from The Warren Group comparing February of 2015 and 2016 revealed that single-family homes and condo sales grew dramatically. However, the median sales prices for single-family homes and...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
April 06, 2016
CT Housing Finance Authority (CHFA)
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) has issued a Request for Qualifications from organizations interested in the Community Partners REO Priority Sale Program’s trial stage....
Affordable Housing, Community Development
April 06, 2016
Housing Policy Debate
According to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), housing is considered “affordable” if it is less than 30 percent of a family’s income. Transportation costs...
 

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