HUD Releases Draft of Bill for Rental Housing Initiative
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released a draft of its transforming rental assistance (TRA) legislative proposal to allow public housing authorities (PHAs) and other owners of subsidized housing to convert to longterm Sec. 8 ass
Project Serves New Home Buyers
SEATTLE— A cafeteria worker at Microsoft, a woman who works for a nonprofit organization, and a couple with a teenage son have become new home buyers.
QAPs Get Greener
Every state made a clear effort to include and support green building measures into their low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) programs in 2009.
SEBASTOPOL, CALIF.— The residents at Petaluma Avenue Homes don't just live near one another.
From Hotel to Housing
PORTLAND, ORE.— Five years, 23 sources of funding, and about 6,000 pages of documents. That and more went into creating a new affordable housing development serving many of the city's neediest residents.
The Community Builders, Inc. (TCB), is taking a unique approach to reviving neighborhoods hard hit by foreclosures.
Reaching the Summit
Every year in Georgia, 600 to 700 youths age out of the foster care system.
Affordable Housing Numbers Decline
FROM 2001 TO 2007, the nation’s affordable rental housing stock decreased by 6.3 percent while the high-rent rental housing inventory increased by 94 percent, according to a recent paper from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
HUD Fiscal '11 Budget Unveiled
The Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) fiscal 2011 budget includes $350 million for a new program to convert about 300,000 public housing and privately owned assisted housing units to project-based subsidies with long-t
Joe O’Hern has been named director of the Iowa Finance Authority (IFA).