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Affordable Housing, Community Development
July 25, 2012
About 50 people in their 20’s and 30’s gathered at the Lyceum to begin the work of Young Energetic Solutions (YES), a new effort coordinated by the Partnership for Strong Communities...
Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
July 25, 2012
56.7 million Americans, 19% of the population, almost 1 in 5 people, had a disability in 2010 according to a new report –Americans with Disabilities: 2010 - from the Census Bureau. This number...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
July 23, 2012
The Bridgeport metropolitan area, where a house costs $305,000, is the 12th most expensive area to buy a home based on findings from the Center for Housing Policy. The CHP’s Paycheck to...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Fact Sheets
July 18, 2012
This fact sheet is a map of Connecticut showing the towns participating in the HOMEConnecticut program prepared by the Partnership for Strong Communities for the HOMEConnecticut Campaign. There are...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
July 17, 2012
The West Hartford Housing Authority has openings in its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program waiting list for the following 3 preference categories:
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Supportive Housing
July 17, 2012
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority (CHFA) and the Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) have included Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Workbook 3 in the 2012 CHFA-DECD...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
July 11, 2012
Overall, housing prices in the state declined an average of 3.2% in the first quarter of 2012 when compared to the 1st quarter of 2011, according to UConn’s Connecticut Real Estate Markets...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
July 11, 2012
Of the 437,000 renter households in Connecticut, 27% - approximately 119,000 households - are severely burdened, meaning those households spend more than 50% of their income on housing costs,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 09, 2012
The final notice implementing the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) will be released in mid-July and will incorporate changes that were made as a result of the public comments from the initial...
Affordable Housing, Community Development
July 05, 2012
The Partnership for Strong Communities is starting a new Connecticut-wide initiative to help young adults play a larger role in shaping their communities – called Young Energetic Solutions (YES...
 

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