Community Development

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
January 06, 2012
The geographic distribution of affordable housing developments created under the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program (LIHTC) is the subject of a research report released by HUD.  The...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development
January 04, 2012
The 2012 IForums series, organized by the Partnership for Strong Communities, will kickoff on Thursday, February 16 with a forum examining the connections between Connecticut’s education...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
December 21, 2011
Half of Connecticut CDBG recipients would see funding cuts according to new estimates issued last week by HUD Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development (CPD) Mercedes Má...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
December 14, 2011
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
December 13, 2011
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
The Department of Health and Human Services has completed a study of 14 communities that have programs that link housing and human services to identify promising practices that facilitated the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
December 13, 2011
The National Center on Family Homelessness
A new report by The National Center on Family Homelessness says the number of homeless children in the United States has increased markedly since its last study in 2006. America’s Youngest...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Reports and Publications
December 12, 2011
National Center for Children in Poverty
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
December 12, 2011
  The state Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) announced December 1 more than $17 million in funding for various brownfield-related activities, including nearly $13...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Fact Sheets, Homelessness
December 08, 2011
Although median income in Connecticut is high at $66,441, housing prices in the state have grown substantially since 2000.  The price for a single-family home in Connecticut rose by 62 percent...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Fact Sheets
December 08, 2011
Housing construction and rehabilitation has been shown to have a substantial positive impact on the state’s economy, including the ability to help the state generate new revenues. Housing...
 

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