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New HUD Deputy Secretary Sworn In

Ron Sims, a former executive of King County, WA, was recently sworn in as the new Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Top HUD Officials Confirmed, Sworn In

Three nominees for top posts at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) were sworn in on May 4 after being confirmed by the U.S. Senate on May 1. They are: Helen Kanovsky, General Counsel; Peter Kovar, Assistant Secretary for Congressional and Intergovernmental Affairs; and John Trasviña,, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.

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Donovan Announces New Agreement on Weatherization Funds

Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), on April 20 announced his department “within days” will sign an agreement to make federal weatherization program funds automatically available for use in HUD programs.

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HUD Issues TCAP Implementation Regulations

HUD has issued a notice setting forth the submission requirements, eligible uses of funds, and program requirements for the Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP).

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HUD Solicits Comments Regarding Procedures for FHA Tax Credit Projects

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has published a notice soliciting public comments and recommendations for how the Department can expedite approvals of applications for FHA multifamily mortgage insurance for loans to finance low-income housing tax credit projects.

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Newly Named HUD Assistant Secretary To Deliver Keynote At Spring Developers Forum

President Barack Obama recently announced his intention to nominate Mercedes Márquez, General Manager, Los Angeles Housing Department to serve as HUD Assistant Secretary For Community Planning and Development. We are pleased to announce that Ms. Márquez will be delivering our Keynote Luncheon Address for the 2009 Spring Developers Forum, May 11-12 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza, Los Angeles, California.

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Download Our Brochure For The 2009 Spring Developers Forum, May 11-12 in Los Angeles

Download Our Brochure For The 2009 Spring Developers Forum, May 11-12 in Los Angeles. Click here to download our conference brochure

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Stevens Nominated as FHA Commissioner

President Obama has nominated David Stevens to be the Assistant Secretary for Housing and Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Commissioner at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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President Obama Names HUD CPD Assistant Secretary

President Barack Obama has announced his intent to nominate Mercedes Márquez as Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Senate Schedules Confirmation Hearings For HUD Nominees

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee (Chairman Dodd, D-Conn.) has scheduled a confirmation hearing for April 23 on pending nominations to Administrative positions.

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HUD Amends FY-2009 NOFA

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has published a notice in the Federal Register addressing changes to the General Section and Policy Requirements of HUD’s 2009 Notice of Availability of funding process.

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NH&RA Video Stream: Washington & Policy Update, April 6, 2009

National Council of Affordable Housing Market Analysts recently convened its Spring Public Policy & Market Study Forum April 6-7 in Washington DC. This year’s innovative program featured a very informative Washington & Public Policy Update. The panelists explored critical topics including the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act, congressional legislative priorities, personnel and regulatory changes at HUD and in the Obama Administration and much, much, more…You can now preview the session on our YouTube Channel or our our website

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