HUD: New Members Appointed to the Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee and Future Expansion Announced

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Friday announced the appointment of six new members to its Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee, and the re-appointment of two current members of the Committee. In addition, HUD is announcing today that it intends to expand the Committee in the […]

HUD: $143 Million in Grants to Support Construction and Project Rental Assistance for New Multifamily Housing and Very Low-Income Seniors

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Multifamily Housing Programs announced on Wednesday that it has awarded $143 million in grants to non-profit organizations across the country to support the development of new affordable multifamily rental housing along with ongoing project rental assistance for very low-income […]

HUD: $4.4 Million Awarded to 28 Tribes to Provide Permanent Homes for Native American Veterans

Grants will provide housing for Native American Veterans experiencing or at risk of experiencing homelessness The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), has awarded $4.4 million in Tribal HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (Tribal HUD-VASH) grants to 28 Tribes […]

HUD and FHFA: Clarifications to Freddie Mac’s Policies on Purchasing Mortgages Secured by Group Homes Announced

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) on Tuesday announced important clarifications to Freddie Mac’s policies that make clear it will purchase mortgages secured by a property owned by an individual and rented to a group home for persons with disabilities. […]

HUD: HBCU Center of Excellence Grants Announced

Howard University and Texas Southern University to receive $5.5 million total in housing and economic development research grants The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on Tuesday announced a total of $5.5 million will be awarded to two Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Howard University and Texas Southern […]

HUD: House America Initiative Launched to Address Homelessness Crisis

House America leverages American Rescue Plan and other federal resources to immediately re-house and build additional housing for people experiencing homelessness U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge, who serves as chair of the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH), today joined Biden-Harris Administration officials, Cabinet […]

HUD: Availabilty of More Than $180 Million in COVID-19 Supplemental Funding for Multifamily Property Owners Participating in Assisted Housing Programs Announced

New application period allows owners of multifamily housing for low-income elderly, persons with disabilities, and Section 8 contracts to apply for funds to cover costs to prevent and respond to COVID-19 The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Office of Multifamily Housing Programs announced on Thursday that it […]

HUD: Upcoming HUD-Held Single Family Note Sale Emphasizes Nonprofit Participation

Competitive bid sale provides priority bidding to nonprofit organizations and units of state and local government. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Office of Asset Sales announced on Thursday that it will conduct a competitive bid HUD-held vacant note sale (HVLS 2022-1) on November 10, 2021. The sale will […]

HUD: $142 Million Awarded to Help End Youth Homelessness

Grants to support innovative housing programs in 33 communities The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is awarding $142 million to build systems to end youth homelessness in 33 local communities, including 11 rural communities. HUD’s Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) will support a wide range of housing programs including […]