HUD: $5.4 Million Awarded to Public Housing Agencies to Correct Emergency Conditions

Set-Aside Funding Will Help Address Threats to the Health and Safety of Public Housing Residents The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $5.4 million to five Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) to correct emergency conditions that pose an immediate and imminent threat to the health and safety […]

HUD: Disaster Assistance Announced for Puerto Rico

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced the implementation of federal disaster assistance, including a new package of waivers offering regulatory and administrative relief, to supplement Commonwealth and local recovery efforts in areas of Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Fiona beginning on September 17, 2022, and […]

HUD: Over $125 Million Awarded to Protect Families from Lead and Other Home Health and Safety Hazards

Funding to make low-income families’ homes safer and healthier The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded over $125 million to 26 state and local government agencies to protect children and families from lead-based paint hazards and additional home health hazards. HUD is providing these grants through […]

HUD: Eighteen Public Housing Authorities Selected for New Asset Building Moving to Work Demonstration Cohort

Asset Building Cohort a Key Component of Secretary Fudge’s Economic Justice Agenda The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on September 27, 2022 announced the Asset Building cohort of the expansion of the Moving to Work (MTW) Demonstration Program. Through this cohort, HUD will evaluate asset building activities […]

HUD: Public Input Sought on Design of New Green and Resilient Retrofit Program for Multifamily Assisted Housing Properties

Part of President Biden’s landmark Inflation Reduction Act, the Green and Resilient Retrofit Program will provide funding to enhance energy efficiency and climate resiliency in HUD Multifamily assisted housing properties. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today released a Request for Information in public inspection form in the Federal Register to […]

HUD: $180 Million in Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grants Announced

Awardees can use grant funds to transform public and/or other HUD-assisted housing, as well as the surrounding neighborhood  U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge today announced the awarding of Choice Neighborhood Implementation (CNI) Grants totaling $180 million.  Secretary Fudge made the announcement in Tulsa, […]

HUD: Updated Public Housing Agency Disaster Readiness, Response and Recovery Guidebook Released

HUD Deputy Secretary Todman Announces Release of Updated Guidebook During Visit to Mixed-Income Housing Site in Miami, FL: It’s Critical that Public Housing Agencies Have the “Resources and Tools to Take a Proactive Approach to Protect Their Properties and the Safety and Well-Being of Residents” Release of Updated Guidebook Coincides […]

HUD: $15 Million Announced to Help Older Americans Age in Place

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Marcia L. Fudge today announced that the Department is making available $15 million to help older Americans age in place through home modifications. The funding opportunity, made available through HUD’s Older Adult Home Modification Program (OAHMP), will assist experienced nonprofit organizations, state […]

HUD: $25 Million Awarded to Stabilize Public Housing Agencies Facing Financial Shortfalls

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $25 million to 181 public housing agencies (PHAs) experiencing or at risk of experiencing financial shortfalls. This Public Housing Operating Fund Shortfall funding, provided by the Fiscal Year 2022 Consolidated Appropriations Act, will enable PHAs to continue serving residents […]

HUD: Draft Housing Assistance Payment Support Services Procurement Solicitation Published for Public Feedback

Draft solicitation contains proposal for future formal solicitation for Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) Contract support services supporting HUD Multifamily Assisted Housing Portfolio  The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today published a draft solicitation containing its proposal to formally procure contractors to provide Housing Assistance Payments (HAP) contract support services […]