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President Officially Releases FY 18 Budget Proposal, Slashes Housing and CD Spending

The President’s FY 2018 budget request was officially released today.

The proposal, which largely mirrors the budget preview released in March makes steep cuts to housing and community development programs, slashing the overall HUD budget by $6 billion. 515 more words

Affordable Housing

HUD Publishes Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013 Guidance

On May 19, HUD Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH) published a new notice (PIH-2017-08) that provides guidance to PHAs and owners on the requirements of the “Violence Against Women Act of 2013: Implementation in HUD Housing Programs Final Rule,” ( 236 more words

Affordable Housing

A Chance to Streamline the Public Housing and Section 8 Program

A recent notice in the federal register was released in conjunction with the President’s Executive Order in reducing unnecessary government regulation and waste.

President Trump’s Executive Order in a Nutshell:  335 more words

NYCHA Sought Last Minute Negotiation With Department of Investigation Ahead of Hearing, Letter Reveals

Bronx Councilman Ritchie Torres blasted New York City Housing Authority Chairwoman Shola Olatoye for sending a letter to Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark Peters, rejecting his request to fully fund the troubled entity’s official overseer, only two days before she was scheduled to testify on the matter before the City Council—a letter DOI has yet to actually receive. 940 more words

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Public Housing: 10 Innovative Public Housing Programs-Part II

I broke up this top 10 list into two separate articles.  To read part I, click here  Without further ado, here is the last 5 innovative public housing programs. 508 more words

LMHC says $223M needed to maintain public housing in London

Officials with the London and Middlesex Housing Corporation (LMHC) raised the alarm at city hall Monday, advising councillors significant investments need to be made to maintain public housing conditions. 269 more words

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Public Housing: 10 Innovative Public Housing Programs-Part I

Some of the most innovative programs to help low-income families have come from public housing authorities across the USA who were willing to partner, think outside of the box and go to often uncomfortable places in hopes of improving the life’s of their tenants.   573 more words