March 18, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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Mortgage News Daily posts, “HUD Secretary on Housing Recovery.” “Obama Administration Announces $73.9 Million to Continue Helping Homeless Persons and Families in Florida,” says Real Estate Rama. The Cannon City Daily Record reports, “Help available for homeowners facing foreclosure.” “As economy improves, ‘boomerang’ homebuyers have hope,” writes Anchorage Daily News.

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March 15, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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HUD Secretary Donovan visited the New York Stock Exchange today to discuss the resurgence of the housing market with CNBC’s Maria Bartiromo. NY1 reports, “HUD Pledges More Support to Protect Sandy Homeowners.” “RealityTrac:  Home Repossessions Fall to 65-Month Low in February,” prints U.S. News & World Report. “Obama Administration announces more than $76.8 Million to continue […]

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I’m coming back for a cup of coffee

Today I was able to drive slowly by that block and then stop and smile. Up until yesterday I had to look away and wipe the tears. Not that I didn’t want to stop and knock on each door. I wanted to stop. I just didn’t have anything in my hands for the families in […]

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March 13, 2013

Daily Housing News Round-Up

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  Photo courtesy of U.S. News Kiplinger writes, “Housing Recovery Firmly Under Way.” “HUD Secretary Asks Local Leaders to Lobby for CDBG and HOME,” says Governing. U.S. News reports, “Why Homeownership Still Matters.” “D.C. affordable housing plan proposed by Gray’s task force,” prints The Washington Post.  

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I Can “Hear” You… It’s Deaf History Month

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To the young woman who used sign language as she gave the Sunday morning church announcements, “I heard” you loud and clear.  After giving a quick lesson on how to sign good morning, she mentioned that March marks Deaf History Month and it made me think about how HUD is helping those who are deaf […]

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