October 25, 2012

Weekly Online Resources Round-up

HUDdlers, it’s time for the weekly online resources round-up. This week is National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week and the resources we have rounded up will help keep your families and your homes lead-free! This year’s National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week theme, “Lead-Free Kids for a Healthy Future,” highlights the importance of educating parents and children […]

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October 24, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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    The News Press prints, “Bondi: Mortgage fraud settlement not for raises.”     Forbes reports, “Housing Market Recovery Hits New High in September.”    Bloomberg runs, “U.S. Home Prices Rose 0.7% in August from July, FHFA Says.”   “Michigan considers locking clean energy mandate in constitution,” writes the Chicago Tribune.   And, the Portland Daily Sun […]

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Community Development from the Ground Up

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Community development is a key component in meeting HUD’s goal of improving quality of life for all Americans. In Denver, there has been a concerted effort to become more deliberate in meeting the housing needs of the community. Whether it’s for ending homelessness, supporting veterans, or boosting the local economy, HUD’s Community Planning and Development […]

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October 23, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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The Center for American Progress writes, “The Housing Market Is on the Mend, and the Government Deserves Some Credit.” “How to Cement a Real Housing Market Recovery,” prints U.S. News & World Report. Housingwire reports, “KBW: Mortgage refis to remain high into 2013.” National Mortgage Professional Magazine runs, “Study Concludes Homeownership Tied to Positive Outcomes […]

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20th Anniversary of Residential Lead-Based Paint Hazard Reduction Act of 1992 – Title X

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Title X is an important piece of modern history, however many are unaware of the breadth of its significance.  Title X has nothing to do with mutant superheroes, Cartesian coordinate planes, or world-famous, televised music competitions. It is considerably more important than these other X-associations because it has everything to do with your health and […]

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