January 15, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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Multifamily Executive posts, “Rebuilder in Chief.” “Recovery in U.S. Saving 8 Million Underwater Homeowners,” writes Bloomberg news. The Houston Chronicle reports, “Housing activity signals rising prices.” “Millions Of People Are Getting Out From Underwater, As Home Prices Rise Around The Country” says Business Insider. Best Syndication publishes, “Cyndi Lauper appears in PSA to help HUD […]

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The Homes at Old Colony

Boston’s Old Colony Public Housing is undergoing a remarkable transformation thanks to a Federal, State and local partnership that is improving the lives of residents in this development and in surrounding neighborhood.  This fall, the Boston Housing Authority broke ground on the second phase of the Old Colony redevelopment project. First constructed in 1941, the […]

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January 14, 2013

Disaster Recovery

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In wake of the devastation in New York and New Jersey resulting from Hurricane Sandy, an opportunity arose for HUD employees throughout the Nation to rally together in a time of need and assist with the Department’s response, recovery and planning efforts.   During the first two months following the hurricane; HUD Region VIII was able […]

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January 11, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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  “HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan talks about outlook for housing market,” writes The Washington Post. WTOC broadcasts, “HUD Secretary, Ga. housing leaders to meet in Savannah.” “How Measures Will Affect Borrowers,” says Yahoo! Finance. NBC reports, “New Program Will Bring Much Needed Money to Low Income Housing.” “Sacramento prepares for homeless street count: volunteers still […]

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Everyone Counts!

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HUD and Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Cyndi Lauper are joining forces to “Make Everyone Count,” a national campaign to support local one-night counts of homeless persons and families.  Cyndi Lauper and the True Colors Fund’s Forty to None Project produced a national public service announcement to encourage viewers to contribute their time to gather […]

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