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Tag Archives: HUD
FHA ANNOUNCES MOST SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENTS TO DATE FOR DISTRESSED NOTES SALES PROGRAM

FHA ANNOUNCES MOST SIGNIFICANT IMPROVEMENTS TO DATE FOR DISTRESSED NOTES SALES PROGRAM

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that it is making a series of enhancements to the Department’s Distressed Asset Stabilization Program (DASP) that would have purchasers of severely delinquent mortgages offer qualified borrowers principal reductions and protection from “payment Read more
AGENCY AWARDS $75 MILLION TO HELP LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS RECEIVE JOB TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT

AGENCY AWARDS $75 MILLION TO HELP LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS RECEIVE JOB TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today awarded $75 million to help families living in public housing and those participating in HUD’s Housing Choice Voucher Program connect with services to further their education, find good jobs, and to set them on a path to self-sufficiency. Funded through Read more
HUD PROPOSES NEW RULE TO EXPAND CHOICE AND OPPORTUNITY FOR SECTION 8 VOUCHER HOLDERS IN CERTAIN HOUSING MARKETS

HUD PROPOSES NEW RULE TO EXPAND CHOICE AND OPPORTUNITY FOR SECTION 8 VOUCHER HOLDERS IN CERTAIN HOUSING MARKETS

WASHINGTON – More than two million American households depend upon the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program to find suitable affordable rental housing. Yet in some metropolitan areas, the choices these families have about where they live are severely limited, placing high-opportunity neighborhoods out of reach, in part because of the current Read more
HUD & DOJ AWARD $8.7 MILLION TO PREVENT AND END HOMELESSNESS Pay for Success Model to Support Permanent Supportive Housing for the Reentry Population

HUD & DOJ AWARD $8.7 MILLION TO PREVENT AND END HOMELESSNESS Pay for Success Model to Support Permanent Supportive Housing for the Reentry Population

WASHINGTON – For many individuals convicted of minor crimes, finding jobs and decent housing is so challenging that many are at extreme risk of homelessness or reentering the criminal justice system. Today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) awarded $8.7 million to address homelessness Read more
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HUD AWARDS $1.6 BILLION FOR LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS

HUD AWARDS $1.6 BILLION FOR LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today awarded $1.6 billion in grants to provide funding to 6,400 local homeless housing and service programs across the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The Tier 1 Continuum of Care (CoC) grants announced today support the Obama Read more
Intro to Government Funds

Intro to Government Funds

How Closing with Public Dollars Can Be a Game Changer The purpose of this article is to provide you with some insight into a lesser known world of real estate professionals seeking funds and opportunity from the government.  Imagine investing in real estate deals using “other people’s money”.  Sure, you hear that all the time, [...] Read more
HUD Issues a Notice of Funding for VAWA/HOPWA Grants

HUD Issues a Notice of Funding for VAWA/HOPWA Grants

In collaboration with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), HUD’s Office of HIV/AIDS Housing has reissued the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) and Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (HOPWA) Project Demonstration Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA). This is a re-issuance of the VAWA/HOPWA Project Read more
HUD OFFERS NEXT ROUND OF PLANNING GRANTS TO HELP TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

HUD OFFERS NEXT ROUND OF PLANNING GRANTS TO HELP TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES

Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants to help communities revitalize distressed areas WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the availability of new funding to help local communities across the country to redevelop severely distressed public and HUD-assisted housing and transform surrounding Read more
SBA Announces Grant Funding Opportunity for Small Native American Businesses

SBA Announces Grant Funding Opportunity for Small Native American Businesses

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) announced that it is seeking grant proposals to award up to $700,000 in grant funding for projects that promote the development of innovative and successful Native American firms that are eligible for assistance under the SBA’s 7(j) Management and Technical Assistance Program. The Read more
HUD TO CONNECT LOW-INCOME WORKERS WITH JOB OPPORTUNITIES NATIONWIDE

HUD TO CONNECT LOW-INCOME WORKERS WITH JOB OPPORTUNITIES NATIONWIDE

WASHINGTON– U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro announced new changes to strengthen a federal program called “Section 3” that directs jobs and training to low-income workers and connects businesses that hire them with HUD-funded contracting opportunities.  The initiative would increase Read more
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