September 10, 2012

With your help, we will put a stop to maternity leave discrimination

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Last week, we announced a $20,000 settlement, the latest in a series of important HUD enforcement actions across the country to address denials of home loans to women because they are pregnant or on maternity leave.  We are able to aggressively pursue this type of discrimination because of organizations like Momrising that work to end […]

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December 7, 2011

HUD to Address Unique Challenges for Aging LGBT Community

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Not having access to equal housing or adequate health and long-term care are some of the issues aging lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Americans face when they approach their golden years. Because LGBT senior citizens are more likely to age without the benefits of a partner or family support, they are unable to find […]

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November 22, 2011

Daily Housing Round-up

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Greetings Housing Fans!! It’s almost Thanksgiving. Get prepared by checking out today’s top stories… HUD working to restore communities and re-energize the economy. Sales of previously owned homes increase. Peabody, MA prepares to launch affordable housing project. Denver community also begins construction on affordable housing community. And a settlement reached in Missouri housing discrimination case.

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