March 14, 2011

Hospitals call FHA when they need help!

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All across the country, hospitals and other health care facilities that are struggling to keep operating don’t call 9-1-1 when they need help. They dial F-H-A. FHA’s Section 242 program makes it possible for hospitals, assisted living facilities and other health care institutions to finance critically needed construction, rehabilitation, and equipment. FHA mortgage insurance helps […]

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Helping Public Housing Go Green

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Our guest bloggers today are Salima Appiah-Kubi and Julia Brooke Hustwit, HUD’s Office of Public and Indian Housing In light of the nation’s economy and resultant budget cuts, it is essential – now more than ever – to make smart choices in public housing. It is equally important to maintain the housing priorities that will […]

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The H in HUD Can Stand for Health Too…

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Last week I blogged about why I thought the “H” in HUD stood for help. But as one commenter put it, ‘H’ can also stand for health. Commenter 203k is right … “H” can also stand for health. Did you know, lead is a known toxin that can impair children’s development and have effects lasting […]

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