December 17, 2012

Under 5, Engaging HUD’s New Employees

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Starting a new job is full of excitement — an opportunity to change the world. This is especially true at HUD. We have a unique and important mission that attracts employees who have amazing talents and a deep commitment to making a difference in the lives of our fellow Americans.  However, after their honeymoon period […]

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December 14, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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The New York Times reports, “Storm Recovery Won’t Be ‘Business as Usual,’ Official Says. “NYC Teachers Fund Pledges $1 Billion for Post-Sandy Rebuilding,” writes Bloomberg News. Orlando Business Journal says, “Experts: Things are looking up for the Sunshine State’s housing market.”  “Southern California posts most November home sales in six years,” reports the Los Angeles […]

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December 11, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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The Los Angeles Times reports, “Number of chronically homeless, including veterans, drops in U.S.” “Survey shows confidence about housing up: Fannie,” writes Market Watch. Housingwire prints, “More Americans confident they can get mortgages.” “First-Time Home Buyers Missing Out on Housing Recovery,” says U.S. News. The Tampa Bay Times reports, “Jobs, low mortgage rates prompt more […]

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New PSAs Direct Struggling Homeowners to Free Mortgage Help

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Written by Andrea Risotto and George Gonzalez “What are we going to do if we lose the house?” “I can’t let anyone find out.” “I can’t tell the kids. This is going to wreck their lives.” “I am all alone.” Many of these powerful thoughts have crossed the minds of homeowners who have fallen behind […]

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December 10, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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“Obama scorecard reveals more housing improvement,” reports Housingwire. The New York Times writes, “Homeless numbers steady in latest report, but progress seen for veterans.” “Home equity credit lines are making a comeback,” says the Courier-Journal. Real EstateRama prints, “PA HUD, VA Homeless Vets Team Honored with Housing Hero Award.” “Larkin District wins EPA award for […]

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