March 6, 2012

Project Rebuild to Continue Revitalizing Neighborhoods and Creating Jobs

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A foreclosed home not only damages the family who lost their homeowner dream, but also directly affects neighborhoods by immediately decreasing their property value by an average of $5,000.  Many homeowners who have struggled to make their payments on time have seen their property values decrease through no fault of their own because of the […]

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November 29, 2011

Daily Housing Round-up

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Good Tuesday morning HUDlers. As your week gets going, let’s delve into some housing news: Secretary Donovan visits Rhode Island to showcase revitalization efforts and highlight how pending legislation can continue to improve neighborhoods. HUD awards funds for senior housing programs in Philadelphia and New Jersey, a Kansas City young adult housing project, and disability […]

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November 28, 2011

Secretary Tours Completed Neighborhood Projects in Rhode Island and Speaks of Future Possibilities

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This morning Secretary Donovan toured the Olneyville neighborhood of Providence, Rhode Island to highlight local success stories of the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP).  Joining Secretary Donovan on the tour were U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline, as well as Providence Mayor Angel Taveras. The tour not only served […]

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