Web Exclusive: A Q&A with HUD?s Shelley Poticha
Affordable Housing Finance recently caught up with Shelley Poticha, director of the Office of Sustainable Housing and Communities at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
NCSHA Speakers Cite Market Changes
CHICAGO—The low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) market is better than it was a year ago thanks to additional equity, according to many at the National Council of State Housing Agencies conference.
Bridging the Gap Between Preservation and Transit
A key place where green building and affordable housing goals coincide is access to transit.
Previous survey results: Transforming RentalAssistance
HousingFinance.com recently asked readers their opinions on the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s transforming rental assistance legislative proposal to allow public housing authorities and other owners of subsidized housing to convert to long
Four Developments Earn HUD Design Awards
Paseo Senter at Coyote Creek in San Jose, with its plaza and pedestrian roadway flanked by retail-style social service space, has earned the excellence in affordable housing design by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
New Program Launched to Prevent Veteran Homelessness
In an effort to prevent homelessness among veterans, primarily those returning from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the Department of Housing and Urban Developmen (HUD) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are investing a combined $15 million in
Construction Begins on Big Bear Project
Urban Housing Communities, LLC (UHC), has begun construction on The Crossings at Big Bear Lake, a 42-unit affordable housing development that will be the California resort community’s first affordable project targeted toward families.
HUD and HHS Collaboration Urged in Rural Areas
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and Health and Human Services (HHS) should explore opportunities to link housing and supportive services for the homeless in rural areas, according to a new report.
HUD Launches ‘First Look’ Program for Foreclosed Homes
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has unveiled a “first look” or right-of-first-refusal program for select state and local governments and nonprofit organizations to purchase foreclosed homes.
Readers’ Choice Award Winners Announced
SAN FRANCISCO — A 12-story development that provides 135 affordable apartments and helps dispel the notion that high-rises are not an appropriate building model for low-income families has been selected the overall winner in Affordable Housing Fina