HUD Press Releases
- Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:07:06 +0000: HUD Launches New Community Investment Tool - HUD Press Releases
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today unveiled the Community Assessment Reporting Tool (CART) - an innovative reference and mapping tool created to help answer the question, "How is HUD investing in my community?". CART provides a snapshot of HUD investments across a community, cutting the time it takes to generate this information from several business days to minutes.
- Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:07:06 +0000: FHA Loan Limits to Rise in 2017 - HUD Press Releases
WASHINGTON - The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) today announced the agency's new schedule of loan limits, and due to an increase in housing prices, most areas in the country will see a slight increase in loan limits in 2017. These loan limits are effective for case numbers assigned on or after January 1, 2017, and will remain in effect through the end of the year.
- Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:07:06 +0000: HUD Secretary Castro Announces Public Housing to be Smoke-Free - HUD Press Releases
WASHINGTON - U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today announced that public housing developments in the U.S. will now be required to provide a smoke-free environment for their residents.
- Thu, 07 Jul 2016 17:13:00 +0000: ABA: Here's proof rising home equity levels are good for consumers - All HW content
Even before Brexit hit, mortgage rates were at historical lows, igniting a surge in demand for home equity loans at the end of last year and into this year. After the financial crisis, home equity lines of credit fell to the wayside as lenders tried to avoid new defaults, but this is no longer an issue according this new report.