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  • Family Finalists

    BOWLING GREEN, KY.. Some low-income parents trying to further their post-secondary education and become self-sufficient have a new place to call home.

  • Rural Finalists

    METROPOLIS, ILL. Massac County Mental Health had trouble finding homes for its clients, so it took a leap and found a way to help build the needed housing.

  • People

    Milroy Alexander, the longtime executive director of the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), has announced his retirement, effective in November.

  • Homeownership Finalists

    OAKLAND, CALIF. The éclat that accompanied BRIDGE Housing's opening of a transformational new transit village a stone's throw north of the West Oakland Bay Area Rapid Transit station reached a high point in October 2004.

  • HUD No Longer a Dud

    WASHINGTON, D.C. When I arrived here as an eager college graduate in 1979, I had a case of Potomac Fever. I believed the federal government was a force for good, and I wanted to help all those smart people shape policy and save the world.

  • Preservation Finalists

    BROOKLYN, N.Y. To keep hundreds of apartments at Spring Creek Gardens affordable, developers had to fight off a string of speculators who saw an opportunity to raise the rents.

  • The View from City Hall

    The need for affordable housing is surging in cities across the nation, according to leading mayors.

  • More Officials Tapped for HUD

    Sandra Henriquez, who has led the Boston Housing Authority for the past decade, and Mercedes Marquez, general manager of the Los Angeles Housing Department, are in line for key federal housing positions.

  • Regional News

    COLUMBUS, OHIO The Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing (OCCH) and Red Capital Markets, Inc., completed financings totaling $15.5 million for three new affordable housing developments in Ohio and Kentucky.

  • People

    Rafael Cestero has been named New York City’s housing commissioner. He will head the Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD).