HUD Press Releases
- Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:07:05 +0000: HUD, New Hampshire Landlords Settle Allegations of Discrimination Against Domestic Violence Victim – HUD Press Releases
WASHINGTON- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today agreements with the owners and managers of two Berlin, New Hampshire properties, settling allegations that they engaged in housing discrimination when they refused to rent to a woman who was a victim of domestic violence.
- Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:07:04 +0000: Fact Sheet: National Disaster Resilience Competition – HUD Press Releases
The Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013 (PL 113-2) included Community Development
Block Grant funds for disaster recovery (CDBG-DR) from major disasters declared under the Stafford Act (42 U.S.C. 4121 et seq.) in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Eligible applicants for HUD’s National Disaster Resilience Competition will be the states with qualifying disasters and those units of general local government who received CDBG-DR funding under PL 113-2 for disasters occurring in 2011-2013. There will be a total of 67 potential applicants for the National Disaster Resilience Competition. All successful applicants will need to tie their proposals to the eligible disaster from which they are recovering. Requirements for application will be published in a forthcoming Notice of Funding Availability as required by the HUD Reform Act.
- Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:07:03 +0000: HUD Provides Additional $31 Million to Help Illinois Recover from Severe 2013 Storms – HUD Press Releases
WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan today announced the allocation of more than $31 million to the City of Chicago, Cook County, and DuPage County to help these communities recover from devastating storms, strong winds and flooding. These grants are provided through HUD’s Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) Program to support long-term disaster recovery efforts in areas with the greatest extent of ‘unmet need.’
- Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0000: Sterne Agee: Housing continues to struggle – All HW content
A note to clients from Sterne Agee reports on the state of the homebuilder market, which shows housing continue to struggle against falling inventories and subpar sales.