Progress, Stagnation in Congress
Julián Castro was sworn in as HUD secretary on July 28. With a 71–26 vote, the Senate easily confirmed him to replace Shaun Donovan, who has become director of the Office of Management and Budget.
Five ARRA Facts Five Years Later
Report shows effects of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, including HUD-administered funding.
CHICAGO—Branch of Hope Apartments almost fell victim to the financial meltdown and...
Net-Zero Energy Community Gets Under Way
Construction has begun on a 32-unit single-family home subdivision where residents won’t have to worry about a utility bill.
Oklahoma Sees First ARRA Project
ADA, OKLA.— The renovation of a 56-unit development here nearly came to a halt as...
Expanded Roundtable: HFA Executives Assess Equity Scene
Executive directors from five state housing finance agencies (HFAs) share their...
Battle to Weatherize
WASHINGTON, D.C.— It's not too late to use stimulus dollars to make your...
Stimulus Saves Farmworker Deal
In 2007, for-profit Pinnacle Housing Group decided to partner again with nonprofit...
When Does the Recovery Start?
The massive $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) included funding and program changes aimed at jump-starting the stalled low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) market this year.
Using Energy Credits
Incorporating solar panels at housing tax credit properties offers many valuable benefits