August 18, 2011

HUD’s Analysis of the Washington Post’s Mislabeled HOME Projects

In a May 15, 2011 article, the Washington Post inaccurately labeled an entire group of 700 HOME Program projects as “stalled.”  HUD has conducted an analysis of the HOME data used by the Post and has concluded that the Post’s assertions are inaccurate. Since the Post has been unwilling to share their list of projects […]

June 10, 2011

The HOME program I Know

Cross-posted from the Washington Post. The Post published a front-page story last month painting an ominous picture of local corruption fed by federal mismanagement on the part of officials who “largely looked the other way.” The multipart series “Million-dollar wasteland” on the HOME Investment Partnerships Program purported to uncover “a trail of failed developments in […]

May 23, 2011

Daily Housing News Round-Up

The Obama administration responds to yet another devastating tornado, this one in Missouri and the midwest. Our condolences to all those who lost loved ones. If you can, please help out here. Communities across the country are learning about how HUD will help revitalize their neighborhoods thanks to funding from the department’s HOPE VI Revitalization […]