June 4, 2014

Every Hero Deserves a Home

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No one who has served America in uniform should go without a safe, stable place to call home. When HUD released its annual Homeless Assessment Report in 2013 it was estimated that roughly 58,000 veterans—enough to fill Dodger stadium—were homeless on any given night across the country. Though that figure represented an 8 percent decline […]

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March 10, 2014

Making a house a home for one Veteran

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As we continue to wind down our nation’s military conflicts abroad, more and more veterans will need housing and job training.  Addressing this need will require the combined efforts of government at every level as well as the private sector.  Local communities throughout Michigan estimate there are more than 11,000 persons who are homeless on […]

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November 12, 2012

HUD Honors Veteran’s Service by Serving Them

On this day — Veteran’s Day — let us raise our flags, not only because we love the United States of America, but to honor those who have risked their lives, lost their lives, to provide us access to the liberties we enjoy everyday. This country was built upon the shoulders of men and women […]

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August 3, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The New York Times publishes Relief for Distressed Borrowers. “Housing Recovery: Area contractors report increase in building permits” The Spectrum. NASDAQ writes Refinancing Your Mortgage in Retirement. Out From Under: Refinancing Program Helps Owners on Brink headlines Mail Tribune. Blytheville Courier News reports Plans Nearly Complete for 36 New ‘Affordable Housing’ Units. And, “There is […]

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July 31, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The Wall Street Journal reports “Zillow, U.S. 30-Year Mortgage Rate Sets Another Record Low” and writes, “Housing Notches Gain.” “Home Price Index Shows Gains in All 20 Cities,” USA Today. Bloomberg publishes U.S. Housing Recovery Tested as Economy Tempers Optimism. “Metro Detroit to get $4.2M for Housing, Homelessness Programs,” CBS Detroit. And, Nonprofit Gets Federal Grant […]

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