June 22, 2012

C-SPAN: National Housing Conference Policy Symposium Examines Veterans’ Housing Issues

Ed note:  This posting originally appeared on C-SPAN.org. Today, the National Housing Conference held its annual policy symposium to discuss veterans’ housing issues as well as foreclosure prevention, access to mortgage credit and homelessness in Washington, D.C. Speakers from Congress and the Administration included:  Deputy Veterans Affairs Secretary Scott Gould, Sen. Johnny Isakson (R- GA), […]

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June 20, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

Apartment Finance Today runs “a Q&A With FHA’s Marie Head.” HUD in Gary, Hammond and East Chicago provides smoke-free kits. Palm Beach County, Fla. to open interim housing, new resource center for the homeless. Lancaster, Cali. is recognized by the International  Energy Globe Award for its success in employing alternative energy and conservation projects around […]

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June 6, 2012

The White House Blog: Reaching Out to Fight Veteran Homelessness

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Reaching Out to Fight Veteran Homelessness By Rosye Cloud Published June 5, 2012 Ed note:  This blog post originally appeared on whitehouse.gov/blog. The White House would like to congratulate the finalists dedicated to providing resources to our homeless veterans. On March 19, 2012, the VA Innovation Initiative (VAi2) launched Project REACH (Real-time Electronic Access for Caregivers […]

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May 7, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The New Orleans Times-Picayune ran, “new road home initiatives announced by HUD Secretary.” Tomorrow, HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan will testify before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee at a hearing on expanding refinancing opportunities to improve the housing market. HUD Deputy Assistant Secretary for Special Needs Programs Mark Johnston places as a Samuel […]

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April 27, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The National Coalition for Homeless Veterans honors President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama for their leadership to end veteran homelessness. The Associated Press reports that the number of Americans who signed contracts to buy U.S. homes rose in March. American Indian communities look to tap renewable energy potential with federal seed money. Craigslist changes […]

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