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President Obama’s Upcoming Budget Blueprint to Include Steep Cuts to Community Programs

In less than a week, President Obama’s budget blueprint for fiscal 2012 will be released, which will possibly slash funding for two leading community programs that administer important services to underprivileged people.  In his recent State of the Union address, President Obama stated that ... read more...

U.S. Housing And Urban Development’s (HUD) Continuum of Care Grants Fund $3.7 Million for Delaware Homeless Programs

Just last month U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded over $3.7 million in HUD’s Continuum of Care Grants to fund Delaware housing and service programs. U.S. Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Continuum of Care grants provide permanent and transitional housing to people ... read more...

HUD Fiscal Year 2011 Appropriations – Follow-up

In follow-up to Max’s post on the proposed amendment to the HUD Fiscal Year 2011 Appropriations Act that would severely cut several important affordable housing programs administered by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the amendment was withdrawn so the ... read more...

Fiscal Year 2011 HUD Appropriations Act

Today the House of Representatives will vote on an amendment to the House Transportation Housing & Urban Development Committee Fiscal Year 2011 HUD Appropriations Act. The amendment would: 1)      Cut $75,000,000 for Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) vouchers; 2)      Cut ... read more...

U.S Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Awards Capital Funds to Local Delaware Housing Authorities

Today the U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $5,200,789 to several Delaware housing authorities, including the Delaware State Housing Authority (DSHA), Wilmington Housing Authority (WHA), Dover Housing Authority (DHA), and Newark Housing Authority (NHA).  The funding is part of ... read more...

HUD Awards over $18 million of American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Funds to the Wilmington Housing Authority (WHA)

Yesterday, I attended a press event to mark the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarding the Wilmington Housing Authority (WHA) over $18 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) Funds.  Needless to say, this has a tremendous impact on the City of ... read more...

The Obama Administration Announced New Initiatives for State and Local Housing Finance Agencies

The Obama Administration through the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) annouced two new initiatives to help state and local housing finance agencies and the affordable housing industry. The first initiative is the New Issue Bond Program (NIBP), whereby the United ... read more...