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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News, Supportive Housing
June 20, 2012
During the special session on June 12th the General Assembly passed a number of items beneficial to housing. These measures were included in HB 6001: An Act Implementing Provisions of the State...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 20, 2012
According to the “The State of the Nation’s Housing 2012” report, more people are renting as homeownership rates decline. The number of renter households grew by 1 million in 2011,...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Supportive Housing
June 19, 2012
The Partnership for Strong Communities’ IForum series wrapped up on Friday, June 15 with a focus on visualizing the possibilities of transit-oriented development in Connecticut.  A crowd...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 18, 2012
2012 Reaching Home Housing Awards and Celebration Dinner Nearly 400 people gathered on the evening of June 14 for the Reaching Home Campaign’s annual Housing Awards and Celebration Dinner event...
Announcements, Community Development, State News
June 13, 2012
Public hearings for the Environmental Assessment/Environmental Impact Evaluation (EA/EIE) for the New Haven-Hartford- Springfield Rail Program (NHHS) were held Wednesday, June 13 and Thursday, June...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 11, 2012
States should utilize the Medicaid expansion provided by the new Affordable Care Act (ACA) to leverage Medicaid options for supportive housing according to a joint policy brief from The Corporation...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Supportive Housing
June 07, 2012
Based on the Corporation for Supportive Housing’s (CSH) Keeping Families Together pilot program, the U.S Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children, Youth and Families...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
June 06, 2012
The Norwalk Housing Authority will begin accepting pre-applications for its Section 8 program on June 18 and will continue to accept them until June 22. Pre-applications will not be accepted in...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
June 05, 2012
The National Low Income Housing Coalition has released a report - Affordable Housing Dilemma: The Preservation vs. Mobility Debate.
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications
May 31, 2012
HUD has found that housing counseling is an effective way to prevent foreclosures for homeowners who are vulnerable but motivated.  A new report from the Department of Housing and Urban...
 

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