HUD, New Jersey Mortgage Company Settle Complaint Alleging Lending Discrimination Against Applicants Collecting Disability Income

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that Freedom Mortgage Corporation, a national residential mortgage lender based in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, will pay $104,000 to settle allegations that it discriminated against loan applicants with disabilities by requiring them to provide medical or other documentation regarding their disability.

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HUD, VA Announce Vouchers to Help Nearly 1,000 Homeless Veterans Find Permanent Homes

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HUD, VA Announce Vouchers to Help Nearly 1,000 Homeless Veterans Find Permanent Homes

Julian Castro Sworn in as Secretary for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

WASHINGTON – Today Julian Castro was sworn in as the 16th Secretary for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

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HUD, New Hampshire Landlords Settle Allegations of Discrimination Against Domestic Violence Victim

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Fact Sheet: National Disaster Resilience Competition

The Disaster Relief Appropriations Act, 2013 (PL 113-2) included Community Development Block Grant funds for disaster recovery (CDBG-DR) from major disasters declared under the Stafford Act (42 U.S.C.

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Fact Sheet: National Disaster Resilience Competition

HUD Provides Additional $31 Million to Help Illinois Recover from Severe 2013 Storms

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HUD Releases July Housing Scorecard

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today released the July edition of the Obama Administration’s Housing Scorecard-a comprehensive report on the nation’s housing market. The latest data show progress among key indicators, including rebound in the sale of existing homes and the continuing downward trend of foreclosure starts and completions.

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HUD, Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee Reach Agreement to Improve Job Opportunities for Low-Income Residents

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has reached a Voluntary Compliance Agreement with the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee (HACM), resolving HUD findings the housing authority failed to comply with Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968. HACM agreed to change its hiring and contracting practices to increase hiring of public housing and other low-income residents, as well as contracting with businesses that employ low-income persons.

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HUD Awards Nearly $120 Million to Four Communities to Revitalize Housing, Surrounding Neighborhoods

WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan traveled to Columbus, Ohio today to announce that four communities will receive a combined $119.7 million to redevelop severely distressed public or HUD-assisted housing and bring comprehensive neighborhood revitalization to blighted areas. HUD is awarding Choice Neighborhoods Initiative implementation grants to stakeholder groups in Columbus, Ohio; Norwalk, Connecticut; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; and Pittsburgh Pennsylvania in order to begin the process of transforming, rehabilitating and preserving public housing and privately owned HUD-assisted housing.

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HUD Provides Additional Funds for Nearly 900 Local Homeless Programs Across the Country

WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan today announced a second round of grants totaling $140 million to nearly 900 local homeless assistance programs across the country (see attached chart)

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HUD Provides Additional Funds for Nearly 900 Local Homeless Programs Across the Country