HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in October

WASHINGTON – Sales of new single-family houses in October 2014 were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 458,000, according to estimates released jointly today by the U.S.

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HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in October

HUD Secretary Castro Offers $30 Million Grants to Help Transform Communities

AUSTIN, TX – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julián Castro today announced funding available to help local communities across the country to redevelop severely distressed public and HUD-assisted housing and transform surrounding neighborhoods

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HUD Secretary Castro Offers $30 Million Grants to Help Transform Communities

HUD and National League of Cities Partner to Continue Fight Against Veteran Homelessness

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and National League of Cities (NLC) today announced a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to help fight against veteran homelessness in cities across the country

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HUD and National League of Cities Partner to Continue Fight Against Veteran Homelessness

HUD and Census Bureau Announce New Residential Construction Activity in October

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Census Bureau today announced the following new residential construction statistics for October 2014.

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HUD and Census Bureau Announce New Residential Construction Activity in October

HUD and Salvation Army Settle Pregnancy Discrimination Claims

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that the Salvation Army will pay $48,000 to four women as part of a Conciliation Agreement resolving allegations that the international charitable organization wrongfully evicted them from its Turning Point transitional housing center in Washington, DC, because they became pregnant. Salvation Army also agreed to set aside $24,000 for a housing case manager.

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HUD and Salvation Army Settle Pregnancy Discrimination Claims

HUD Finds that Puerto Rico Condo Association Discriminated Against Resident with Disabilities

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today it has ordered Castillo Condominium Association, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to pay $20,000 in damages plus a $16,000 civil penalty after finding that the association violated the Fair Housing Act when it refused to allow a resident with disabilities to keep his emotional support animal.

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HUD Finds that Puerto Rico Condo Association Discriminated Against Resident with Disabilities

HUD Settles Claims Alleging Owner of Dekalb Apartment Complex Discriminated Against Persons with Disabilities

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has entered into a Voluntary Compliance Agreement (VCA) with University Village, the owner and operator of a 500-unit HUD-subsidized apartment complex in DeKalb, Illinois. As part of the agreement, University Village has agreed to pay $255,000 to settle allegations that it violated fair housing laws when it failed to meet the needs of persons with disabilities and retaliated against a resident with disabilities for requesting a reasonable accommodation.

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HUD Settles Claims Alleging Owner of Dekalb Apartment Complex Discriminated Against Persons with Disabilities

HUD Order Resolves Allegations that American Bank Discriminated Against Loan Applicant with Disabilities

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HUD Order Resolves Allegations that American Bank Discriminated Against Loan Applicant with Disabilities

HUD Charges, Reaches Settlements with Housing Providers In Alabama, California, Michigan and New Hampshire after Complaints Alleging Discrimination…

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has charged housing providers operating in California and New Hampshire, and reached settlement agreements with providers in Alabama and Michigan amid allegations that they discriminated against residents with disabilities.

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HUD Charges, Reaches Settlements with Housing Providers In Alabama, California, Michigan and New Hampshire after Complaints Alleging Discrimination…

HUD, LA Community Redevelopment Agency Settlement Creates Housing Opportunities for Persons With Disabilities

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has reached a Voluntary Compliance Agreement (VCA) with the Community Redevelopment Agency of Los Angeles (CRA-LA) resolving allegations that housing funded by the agency was inaccessible to persons with disabilities. Under the agreement, CRA-LA will spend approximately $2.8 million to retrofit 140 units as well as common areas in 22 properties to make them fully accessible.

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HUD, LA Community Redevelopment Agency Settlement Creates Housing Opportunities for Persons With Disabilities