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MSN: “A family of four in New York City makes $497,911 a year but pays $1,574 a month to live in public housing in a three-bedroom apartment subsidized by taxpayers. 149 more words


Some Disconnects Between Housing and Social Service Providers

I am fortunate enough to have relations with both housing and social service providers. Many times they seem to talk past each other. Two areas stand out for me: 147 more words

Affordable Housing

Memphis Housing Authority says 79 families are over income limits, still getting housing

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — WREG has new details about people making too much money and living in public housing.

The U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is also finally answering questions and possibly making changes related to the problem. 615 more words


HUD Inspector General States that Overincome Residents Should Leave Public Housing

Thttp://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/federal-eye/wp/2015/08/19/after-criticism-hud-says-its-trying-to-give-the-boot-to-public-housing-families-who-earn-too-much-money/he HUD Inspector General has said that over income tenants should leave public housing. On the one hand it seems obvious, why house over income people when there is such an unmet demand for affordable housing. 80 more words

Affordable Housing

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

HUD has issued regulations on the subject of Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing. These regulations are unbelievable in their potential scope.

The regulations in question implement the 1964 Fair Housing Act which is legislation that says, federal funds shall be used to affirmatively further fair housing. 167 more words

Affordable Housing

A Note on HUD and Public Housing

Sometimes you have to look a little deeper into the numbers when you get a set of stats. This is especially the case when dealing with government statistics. 395 more words

Housing And Urban Development