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Subcommittee Approves FY2020 Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies (T-HUD) Appropriations Subcommittee today approved its FY2020 appropriations bill with funding to...

FHFA Revises Multifamily Loan Purchase Caps for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

Washington, D.C. – The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced a revised cap structure on the multifamily businesses of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises).  The new...

Treasury Secretary Mnuchin Details Plans for Fannie, Freddie

WASHINGTON—The Trump administration plans to require Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to begin paying a fee for support from the Treasury Department in exchange for a change to the mortgage-finance...

The Department of Housing and Urban Development Submits Housing Reform Plan to the President

WASHINGTON - Today, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) presented President Donald Trump with a plan for reforming the Nation's housing finance system. Read HUD's housing finance...

Treasury Department Submits Housing Reform Plan to President

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released its plan to reform the housing finance system. The Treasury Housing Reform Plan (Plan) consists of a series of recommended...

HUD Expands Housing Preservation Program to Include Senior Housing

WASHINGTON - In an effort to preserve and improve critically needed affordable housing for low-income seniors, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced a significant...

HUD Awards $75 Million to Help End Youth Homelessness

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is awarding $75 million to end youth homelessness in 23 local communities across the country, including eight rural areas....

HUD Awards $75 Million to Combat Youth Homelessness

Programs designed to combat homelessness in 23 communities across the country are getting $75 million in funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, a jump from last year's $43...