News & Updates

February 2020 News


IMS-PIC Down From March 13, 2020 to March 23, 2020

VERA Technical Grant Assistance Application Due Feb. 28

IHBG Grants Released

Housing Choice Voucher Dashboard Published

A Luxury Apartment Rises in a Poor Neighborhood. What Happens Next?

Counting Rent Would Improve Credit Scores of Public-Housing Residents, HUD Finds

President’s 2021 Budget: In-Depth Review (login required)

Looking Back, Looking Forward – Smoke-Free Public Housing Webinar

HUD Posts First HCV Landlord Participation Webinar

NAHRO in the News

 Shreveport’s Housing Authority CEO Elected to Top State, Regional Positions

National News

The Runners Helping Each Other Get Back on Track

Trump’s Tax Break Promised Housing Opportunity. The ‘Forgotten’ Are Still Waiting.

How Davos Is Reacting to the Global Housing Crisis

‘It Was Everywhere’: How Lead Is Poisoning America’s Poorest Children

Low-Income Renters Are Struggling. Here’s How Democrats Plan to Help Them.

When Public Housing Is Erased

CVS Health Fills the Prescription for Affordable Housing

Radical Urban Planning Can Fight Gentrification With Affordable Housing

Thousands of Public Housing Facilities Failed Smoke Alarm Inspections, ABC News Investigation Finds

Housing Regulations Are Getting in the Way of Fighting Homelessness (Opinion)

How to Make a Housing Crisis (Book Review)

What Is Social Housing?

The Challenges That Make Gentrifying Neighborhoods Special

Trump Picks Dana Wade to Serve as FHA Commissioner

‘A Mask for Racial Discrimination.’ How Housing Voucher Programs Can Hurt the Low-Income Families They’re Designed to Help

Antidotes to Gentrification

Democratic Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg Unveils Sweeping Plan for “Housing Justice”

Creative Solutions: How Other Cities Are Tackling Homelessness

New Documentary Dissects Racism and Public Housing (Video)

Racial Inequalities in Housing Extend to Flood Buyout Programs

A Timely, Simple Idea to Boost Affordable Housing (Opinion)

President Trump Visits North Carolina to Address ‘Opportunity Now Summit’ (Video)

Trump’s Homelessness Czar Seeks to Further Criminalize the Homeless

Trump Proposes $4.8 Trillion Election-Year Budget With Big Domestic Cuts

Domestic Violence Pushes Many Women to Homelessness

True Colors United: State Index on Youth Homelessness Report

What Will It Take to See Housing Take Center Stage in the 2020 Election?

HUD Pledges to Seek ‘Record’ Amount of Money for Hazards Such as Radon; Keeps Senators at Bay

The Number of Homeless Students Now Matches the Entire Population of New Hampshire

More Students Are Experiencing Homelessness Than Ever Before

Students in Affordable Housing Face Academic Barriers, Often Thrive in Stable Environments

Cancer Cloud Fallout: Ben Carson Suggests HUD Will Now Include Radon Problems in Inspection Scores

New Homelessness Czar Takes Aim at Longstanding Policy

Why Unaffordable Rental Housing May Be New Normal in the US

State News

How You Feel About Homelessness Could Hinge on Your Faith in Capitalism

Housing Authority Stepping Back From Recommendation to Demolish, Rebuild Public Housing

Council Member Chad West Joins MDHA to End Veteran Homelessness

Houston Housing Authority Tweet (Video)

DHA Apologizes After Bungling Rollout of Its Redevelopment Plans

Former Liberty County Housing Authority Director Indicted for Abuse of Official Capacity

After Sale Scare, Dallas Housing Authority Clarifies Intent for Future of Little Mexico Village

HHA Pushes Mixed-Income Housing, Improvements to Senior Housing



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