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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News
August 15, 2013
The state has passed a new law affording more protections for homeowners facing foreclosure. Public Act 13-136 requires all parties participating in the Foreclosure Mediation Program to mediate in...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, State News
August 07, 2013
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority
The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority adopted amendments to the 2013 Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) on July 25, 2013. The 2013 QAP is now waiting for approval by Governor Malloy. The 2013 QAP...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
August 07, 2013
On July 31, 2013, Governor Malloy awarded $11,850,000 to 26 municipalities through the U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development Small Cities grants. These grants will be administered by the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
August 02, 2013
Governor Malloy announced July 20 that he had received federal approval to distribute more than $10.5 million in new social services disaster relief funding to those impacted by Storm Sandy. The...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 31, 2013
Department of Housing
The Department of Housing has released a new application process for its predevelopment loan program. The loan program is meant for housing developers seeking assistance with predevelopment - not...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 30, 2013
The State Bond Commission met and approved all 36 items on the agenda for a total of $537 million. In addition to the numerous transportation and infrastructure projects that were approved, the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 25, 2013
The state recently awarded ten towns with HOMEConnecticut funds to research the potential to create incentive housing zones in their towns.  David Fink, Policy Director at the Partnership for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 19, 2013
Governor Malloy and Commissioner Evonne Klein of the Department of Housing, awarded ten towns with grants for predevelopment funds for incentive housing zones on July 18, 2013. A total of $197,800...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
July 19, 2013
The Connecticut Department of Transportation has launched a new initiative to find out what CT residents want in the future in regards to transportation options. How can Connecticut create a...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
July 08, 2013
Regional Plan Association
A new report shows that Connecticut towns with Metro-North rail service are not utilizing that land to its greatest transit-oriented development potential.  The Regional Plan Association...
 

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