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Announcements, Homelessness, State News
September 02, 2014
State of CT Office of the Governor
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has appointed an advisory group to determine the most effective use of the state’s Department of Veterans Affairs Rocky Hill campus. The group will work toward the goal of...
Affordable Housing, Reports and Publications, State News
August 26, 2014
The Warren Group
 Connecticut single-family and condo sales increased in June by 5.8% and 14.1%, respectively, over the same month in 2013, according to a new report by The Warren Group, but the story for single...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
August 26, 2014
U.S. Census Bureau
Median net worth for the wealthiest 40% of American households increased between 2000 and 2011, while the net worth for the bottom 60% decreased, according to new statistics released last week by the...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
August 25, 2014
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced $12.9 million in grants on Aug.13 for housing and community revitalization projects in 24 municipalities. The financing will help create 666 units of elderly and low-...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
August 25, 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
The number of suburban Connecticut families living below the Federal Poverty Line (FPL) has been increasing, but there are many families that earn above the FPL and still struggle to cover the high...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Reports and Publications, State News
August 20, 2014
U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released the FY15 proposed Fair Market Rents (FMR) for public comment. FMRs are used to determine payment standards for various HUD and state...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, State News
August 13, 2014
The Connecticut Department of Housing has announced pre-development funding for the Incentive Housing Zone (HOMEConnecticut) program. The funds can be used for anything from drafting IHZ regulations...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
August 06, 2014
CT Department of Housing
The Connecticut Department of Housing has announced a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) to develop small multi-family or homeownership projects that create new affordable housing units....
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Reports and Publications, State News
July 30, 2014
Annie E. Casey Foundation
The 25th edition of the Annie E. Casey Foundation's KIDS COUNT Data Book, which shows trends in child well-being, was released recently, and the news is mixed. The book includes 16 indicators of...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 29, 2014
On July 25, the State Bond Commission met and voted on 51 items. Items related to housing, homelessness and/or community development include the following:
 

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