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.
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 TrasviÃ±a,, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity.
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.
HUD has issued a notice setting forth the submission requirements, eligible uses of funds, and program requirements for the Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP).
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.
President Barack Obama recently announced his intention to nominate Mercedes MÃ¡rquez, General Manager, Los Angeles Housing Department to serve as HUD Assistant Secretary For Community Planning and Development. We are pleased to announce that Ms. MÃ¡rquez 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.
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.
President Barack Obama has announced his intent to nominate Mercedes MÃ¡rquez as Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development at the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
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.
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.
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…