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PHFA Offers No-Fee Coaching to Help People With Personal Finances

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency today announced its “Take Charge of Your Money” program, providing people with no-cost coaching from credentialed counselors to help them better handle their personal finances.

RIHousing, Partners Celebrate Beginning of $50 Million Apartment Rehabilitation Project in South Providence

Joined by U.S. Senator Jack Reed and Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza, RIHousing and Omni America hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday morning, September 14, for the renovations taking place at Barbara Jordan I Apartments.

Opening Doors for Households with Rental Barriers

North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) is helping households with poor credit, a history of evictions or a criminal record to secure housing. The state agency launched a landlord risk mitigation fund in September to encourage property owners to lease apartments to individuals and families who may not meet their standard rental criteria.

Edwin King to Join the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland’s Community Advisory Council

Edwin King, executive director of KHC, was selected to serve on the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland’s Community Advisory Council (CAC), which is responsible for research, analysis, and engagement on economic issues facing underserved and lower-income individuals and communities across the federal Fourth District.

State of Maryland Launches Redesigned Affordable Rental Housing Locator

Today, the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development launched a new version of its free, Web-based affordable rental housing locator, MDHousingSearch.org, the first major redesign of the locator website since its debut in 2008.

PHFA Issues RFP for Local Housing Initiatives to Request Funding

The Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency today is issuing a Request for Proposals soliciting applications from organizations for projects to improve the availability and affordability of housing across the commonwealth. Funding for this RFP is being provided through the PHARE Fund.

Hogan Administration Announces Fiscal Year 2019 Community Development Block Grants

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development will administer $8,162,455 in CDBG awards for 17 community development and infrastructure projects in 12 counties.

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development will administer $8,162,455 in CDBG awards for 17 community development and infrastructure projects in 12 counties.

The Hogan administration today announced funding recipients for the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development's most recent application round for federal Low Income Housing Tax Credits and state Rental Housing Funds.

Kentucky Housing Corporation Honors Achievements in Housing Innovation

Awards honoring excellence and innovation in affordable housing were presented during the 2018 Kentucky Affordable Housing Conference in Lexington, which was held August 21-22.

Housing for Chronically Homeless Individuals Underway

Construction has begun on Edwinton Place, a Permanent Supportive Housing (PSH) project that will offer stable housing and support services for 40 individuals who have experienced chronic homelessness in the Bismarck area.