July 27, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-UP

There’s bit of local flavor to this round-up, with Washington, D.C., making a few appearances in a big day of housing news: In HUD’s neighborhood, Washington is looking into sustainable development on DC’s Southwest side. One homeowner writes about their good experience with a Washington initiative that improves the city’s rivers with landscaping. We already […]

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July 8, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

It’s got nothing whatsoever to do with housing, but this space shuttle photo history is absolutely amazing, and today feels like the right day to share it. Now on to the housing news round-up, which somehow gets by without afterburners: We’re gearing up for a major announcement from Secretary Donovan in Detroit next week. One […]

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June 20, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

We hope your Father’s Day weekend went well! It certainly did for dads who visited public housing agencies across the country Saturday, where they celebrated fatherhood and were connected with valuable resources for families. Check out coverage of Father’s Day 2011 events in Las Vegas, Chattanooga, Tenn., and Conway, S.C. HUD announced its new Emergency […]

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June 17, 2011

HUD to Host 2011 National Healthy Homes Conference

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From June 20-23, people from all areas of the housing field will come together in Denver for the National Healthy Homes Conference. Before that meeting, the director of HUD’s Office of Healthy Homes, Jon Gant, took part in a live tweet chat last week with people interested in making housing healthy and safe for everyone. […]

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June 7, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

We hope everyone enjoyed HUD’s Twitter chat ahead of the 2011 Healthy Homes Conference. To see the advice Jon Gant, the director of HUD’s Office of Healthy Homes, gave out this afternoon check out HUD’s Twitter page, and follow @HUDgov for future events. Now, today’s housing news: HUD announced $15 million in grants to more […]

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