May 14, 2014

The HUD Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition

The inaugural year of the competition comes to an exciting close Tuesday, May 6 marked a successful end for the 2014 HUD Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition (IAH)—a competition intended to encourage research and innovation in affordable housing that fosters cross-cutting teamwork within the design and community development process. Four student-led […]

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May 13, 2014

A Blueprint for Access to Credit for American Families

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Many families look forward to the day they can establish deep roots in a community by buying their own home and taking advantage of all the opportunities that brings.  But, for too many American families the thought of owning a home is dream that never becomes a reality. Today, it’s tough for anyone with less […]

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May 6, 2014

Housing’s Role in Reducing the Burden of Asthma

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Today is World Asthma Day, an annual event to improve asthma care and awareness around the world.  Asthma is a chronic, inflammatory disease of the lungs that has increased in prevalence in many countries, including the U.S., over the last several decades.   Asthma is the most common cause of missed school days among children, and […]

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