HUD Program Offices with Major Procurement Activity
Government National Mortgage Association (Ginnie Mae)
Ginnie Mae supports expanded affordable housing in America by providing an efficient government guaranteed secondary market vehicle linking the capital markets with Federal housing markets. Ginnie Mae typically procures accounting, marketing and advisory services. For more information, visit www.ginniemae.gov.
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer (OCHCO)
The Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer provides support to HUD in the areas of human resources, training, management and planning, administrative and management services, control and management of correspondence, security and emergency planning, executive scheduling and information technology. The OCHCO typically procures training, technical, logistical support, and information technology services. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/offices/adm/index.cfm.
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO)
The OCFO ensures that HUD employs sound financial management practices. It prepares, justifies and monitors the budget, strategic plan and performance plan on an annual basis; establishes and maintains financial systems; improves Departmental management of asset and credit management functions; produces audited consolidated financial statements; develops uniform financial management policies and procedures; and processes accounting transactions and payments. The OCFO typically procures professional, technical and logistical support and information technology services. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/offices/cfo/index.cfm.
Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD)
CPD seeks to develop viable communities by promoting integrated approaches that provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expand economic opportunities for low and moderate-income persons. The primary means towards this end is the development of partnerships among all levels of government and the private sector, including for-profit and non-profit organizations. CPD seeks to encourage empowerment of local residents by helping to give them a voice in the future of their neighborhoods; stimulate the creation of community based organizations; and enhance the management skills of existing organizations so they can achieve greater production capacity. CPD typically procures technical assistance services. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/cpd.
Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO)
FHEO administers federal laws and establishes national policies that ensure all Americans have equal access to the housing of their choice. Particular activities carried out by FHEO include implementing and enforcing the Fair Housing Act and other civil rights laws including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. FHEO typically procures program evaluation, technical assistance and training services. Visit www.hud.gov/fairhousing for more information.
Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control (OHHLHC)
OHHLHC brings together health and housing professionals in a concerted effort to eliminate lead-based paint hazards in America's privately owned and low-income housing. OHHLHC typically procures program support services. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/healthyhomes.
Office of Housing
The Office of Housing, which includes the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), provides vital public services that contribute to the building and maintenance of healthy, prosperous neighborhoods and communities and expanding opportunities for affordable home ownership, rental housing and healthcare through its nationally administered programs. The Office of Housing typically procures asset sales, financial management, technical support, training and information technology services. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/offices/hsg.
Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R)
PD&R is responsible for maintaining current information on housing needs, market conditions, and existing programs, as well as conducting research on priority housing and community development issues. PD&R typically procures research services. For more information, visit www.huduser.org.
Office of Public and Indian Housing (PIH)
PIH ensures safe, decent, and affordable housing; creates opportunities for residents' self-sufficiency and economic independence; and assures fiscal integrity by all program participants. PIH is responsible for administering and managing a range of programs including Capital Fund, HOPE VI and Housing Choice Vouchers. PIH typically procures information technology, technical assistance and training. For more information, visit www.hud.gov/pih.
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