Housing Policy Briefs

 
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Freddie Mac
At the end of October, Freddie Mac released a report finding that despite efforts to address the housing affordability crisis, there remains a widening gap of affordable rental units and an...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
Make Room and US Senate
On October 30, 2017, the United States Senate unanimously approved a resolution detailing the severity of America’s rental affordability crisis and calling for a national response involving all...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Connecticut Fair Housing Center
In September, the Connecticut Fair Housing Center (the “Center”) published its report “Are Local Land Use Policies and Practices Contributing to Housing Segregation in the Hartford...
Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released an interactive online tool entitled the “Community Assessment Reporting Tool” (CART). CART is designed to allow...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs
November 08, 2017
Shipman & Goodwin
Shipman & Goodwin has published an alert summarizing and analyzing the 2017 amendments to the Affordable Housing Land Use Appeals Act, General Statutes § 8-30g (as amended by Public Act 17-...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications
November 08, 2017
Apartment List
A report published by Apartment List in October compared federal expenditure on the Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) and Section 8 rental assistance programs. 
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, State News, Supportive Housing
November 01, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
On Tuesday, October 31st Governor Malloy signed into law the bipartisan budget agreement passed by the General Assembly last week. The Governor used his line-item veto to reject a new hospital taxing...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Homelessness, Housing Policy Briefs, Supportive Housing
November 01, 2017
Partnership for Strong Communities (PSC)
Stephanie Berman, Executive Assistant, Partnership for Strong Communities As Executive Assistant at Partnership for Strong Communities, I have the opportunity to help a lot of different people with a...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Housing Policy Briefs
October 11, 2017
Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
Last week, the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) published its workbook titled: Successful Stewardship of Multifamily Housing Recapitalization, as well as a companion...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Housing Policy Briefs, Reports and Publications, State News
October 11, 2017
CT Realtors
According to the newest Connecticut REALTORS report, comparing August 2016 with August 2017, median sales prices of single-family home and condominiums have increased in the Nutmeg state. The median...
 

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