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U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is the nation’s housing agency committed to increasing homeownership, particularly among minorities; creating affordable housing opportunities for low-income Americans; and supporting the homeless, elderly, people with disabilities and people living with AIDS. The Department also promotes economic and community development, and enforces the nation’s fair housing laws.

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HUD ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH NORTH MIAMI BEACH CONDO ASSOCIATION SETTLING CLAIMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today an agreement with a North Miami Beach condominium association settling allegations its board president harassed and made discriminatory remarks about Black and Hispanic residents and ...

HUD ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH NORTH MIAMI BEACH CONDO ASSOCIATION SETTLING CLAIMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced today an agreement with a North Miami Beach condominium association settling allegations its board president harassed and made discriminatory remarks about Black and Hispanic residents and ...

2015 HUD SECRETARY DESIGN AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Two model affordable housing developments in and Vermont are the recipients of the 2015 HUD Secretary’s Housing and Community Design Award, each recognized for excellence in affordable housing design. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Develop...

2015 HUD SECRETARY DESIGN AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Two model affordable housing developments in California are the recipients of the 2015 HUD Secretary’s Housing and Community Design Award, each recognized for excellence in affordable housing design. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Developm...

HUD AND VIRGINIA LANDLORD SETTLE ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST TENANTS WITH DISABILITIES

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today an agreement with Roanoke, Virginia-based Retirement Unlimited, Inc. resolving allegations of discrimination against residents with disabilities in two of the company’s rental...

HUD REACHES SETTLEMENT WITH PENNSYLVANIA HOUSING AUTHORITY

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today a Conciliation Agreement with the Housing Authority of the City of Hazleton, Pennsylvania, settling allegations the housing authority discriminated against Hispanic households. ...

HUD Announces Fair Housing Charge And Settlement With Landlords In Hawaii

HUD reached a settlement agreement with the owners of an apartment complex in Kihei, Hawaii to resolve allegations they barred families from living in certain buildings designated as "adult friendly."

HUD REACHES $100,000 AGREEMENT WITH CITY OF SCRANTON, PENNSYLVANIA, RESOLVING CLAIMS OF DISCRIMINATION AGAINST...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has reached a settlement, including payment of $100,000 in compensation, with the city of Scranton, Pennsylvania, resolving allegations that the city unlawfully evicted ...

HUD CHARGES SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO, PROPERTY OWNER WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST TENANT WITH...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging a Santa Fe, New Mexico landlord with housing discrimination for refusing to allow a renter with disabilities to keep her emotional support animal and to have...

HUD CHARGES MINNESOTA LANDLORD WITH HOUSING DISCRIMINATION

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging the owner and manager of a Minnesota property with housing discrimination for refusing to rent a home to an Asian family of Hmong descent. HUD’s charge all...

HUD, MISSOURI HOUSING AUTHORITY AGREEMENTS INCREASE ACCESS TO HOUSING FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it has reached two Voluntary Compliance Agreements (VCAs) with the Housing Authority of Independence (HAI), Missouri, resolving HUD findings which showed that the agency fa...

HUD Reports An Increase Of Native Americans Homeowners In The Rocky Mountain Region

In Montana, over 300 families were able to secure mortgage financing on trust land that otherwise was nearly impossible to obtain.

HUD Secretary Castro, Senator Charles Schumer, And Mayor De Blasio Announce Nation’s Largest Energy...

Initiative Estimated to Provide At Least $100 Million in Building Work to Reduce City Emissions While Lowering Energy Costs, Preserving Funds for Vital Repairs and Upgrades, and Creating Hundreds of Green Jobs. Through a series of competitive Energy P...

HUD to Connect Low-Income Workers in North Dakota with Job Opportunities

New national registry and proposed policy changes to stimulate North Dakota economy by connecting low-income residents and qualified businesses with HUD-funded contracting opportunities

AUSTIN, TEXAS WINS PRESTIGIOUS HUD SECRETARY AWARD

For nearly 70 years, Robert Mueller Municipal Airport thrived on the east side of Austin, Texas but as the city grew, Austin needed a modern international airport to serve its residents.  While Austin Bergstrom International Airport is now the state c...

HUD RETURNS DETROIT HOUSING COMMISSION TO LOCAL CONTROL

After almost 10 years, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it returned the Detroit Housing Commission (DHC) to local control from federal receivership effective March 16, 2015.  HUD took possession of the DH...

HUD 2016 BUDGET PROPOSES INCREASED SUPPORT TO ‘COLONIAS’ IN TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, ARIZONA AND...

As part of President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is proposing to increase the amount that states along the U.S.-Mexico border can use to promote affordable housing and community developm...

MISSOURI APARTMENT OWNER ORDERED TO PAY $20,000 TO RESOLVE DISCRIMINATION CHARGE

WASHINGTON, D.C. - January 9, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that the owner and management company of a Kansas City, Missouri apartment complex will pay $20,000 to resolve allegatio...

MISSOURI APARTMENT OWNER ORDERED TO PAY $20,000 TO RESOLVE DISCRIMINATION CHARGE

WASHINGTON, D.C. - January 8, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that the owner and management company of a Kansas City, Missouri apartment complex will pay $20,000 to resolve allegatio...

HUD PROVIDES $63 MILLION TO HELP COLORADO RECOVER FROM SEVERE STORMS AND FLOODING

DENVER - December 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan today announced nearly $63 million to the State of Colorado to help communities recover from severe storms in September that produced devas...

HUD CHARGES NEW YORK HOUSING PROVIDER WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST RESIDENT WITH DISABILITIES WHO NEEDED...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 18, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)announced today that it is charging the East River Housing Corporation in New York, NY,with violating the Fair Housing Act by denying a...

City of Tacoma and King County Office of Civil Rights Receive Additional $109,500 from...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 11, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The City of Tacoma and King County Office of Civil Rights received additional funding for more comprehensive fair housing education and outreach efforts.

HUD APPROVES DISASTER RECOVERY PLANS IN MASSACHUSETTS

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved two disaster recovery plans in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts totaling $17.5 million to help local communities to rec...

HUD APPROVES $18 MILLION VERMONT DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved a $17.9 million disaster recovery plan by the State of Vermont to help local communities to recover from the lingering e...

HUD APPROVES $7.5 MILLION DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN IN TENNESSEE

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved a disaster recovery plan totaling nearly $7.5 million to help Shelby County, Tennessee to recover from severe storms, to...

HUD APPROVES DISASTER RECOVERY PLANS IN ALABAMA

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved several disaster recovery plans throughout the State of Alabama totaling $54.5 million to help local communities to reco...

HUD APPROVES STATE OF TEXAS DISASTER RECOVERY PLAN

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved a $5 million State of Texas disaster plan to primarily assist Bastrop County to recover from devastating wildfires in 20...

HUD APPROVES DISASTER RECOVERY PLANS IN LOUISIANA

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved several disaster recovery plans throughout the State of Louisiana totaling $91.7 million to help local communities to re...

HUD APPROVES TWO DISASTER PLANS IN PENNSYLVANIA TO SPUR RECOVERY FROM IMPACTS OF 2011...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved two disaster recovery plans in Pennsylvania totaling $17.4 million to help Luzerne and Dauphin Counties to recover from ...

HUD APPROVES DISASTER RECOVERY PLANS IN NORTH DAKOTA

WASHINGTON - November 6, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today approved two disaster recovery plans totaling nearly $24 million to help local communities in North Dakota to recover from severe storm...

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Mayor London Breed Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Affordable Housing in the...

Mayor London N. Breed today joined community leaders to celebrate the groundbreaking of future affordable housing at 1950 Mission Street. Once completed, the project will offer 155 affordable apartments for families