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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:
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 24, 2014
Connecticut Department of Housing
For the first time since 2007, the state of Connecticut will open its waiting lists for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program and the State Rental Assistance Program (RAP). The state...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 24, 2014
Connecticut Department of Housing
The Connecticut Department of Housing has released the draft 2015 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application as well as a draft of the 2015 rating and ranking criteria for the small cities...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 16, 2014
The State of Connecticut Department of Housing recently released the 2013 affordable housing land use appeals list. This list is released each year to satisfy the criteria contained in 8-30g....
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, State News
July 16, 2014
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority
2014 Housing Tax Credit Contribution (HTCC) Program applications rating and rakings have been made available by the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority. A total of $10 million was awarded to 26...
 

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