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Press Releases - 2020

August

Monday, August 3, 2020
HUD Awards Over $74 Million in Grants to Support Affordable Rental Housing for Extremely Low-Income Persons with Disabilities

Monday, August 3, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Holds Virtual Story Time with City of Brownsville Housing Authority

July

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Meets with Foster Youth to Independence Voucher Recipients in Ohio

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
HUD Charges Georgia Housing Providers with Discriminating Against Tenant with Disabilities

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
HUD Charges New York Housing Providers with Discriminating Against Tenant with Disabilities

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Secretary Carson Praises Confirmation of Dana Wade as New FHA Commissioner

Monday, July 27, 2020
Secretary Carson and Congressman Rutherford Hold Virtual Summer Reading Session at Jacksonville Envision Center

Friday, July 24, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Commemorates One Year Anniversary of the Foster Youth to Independence Initiative

Friday, July 24, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in June 2020

Thursday, July 23, 2020
Secretary Carson Terminates 2015 AFFH Rule

Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Secretary Carson Announces Housing Choice Voucher Mobility Demonstration

Tuesday, July 21, 2020
Secretaries Carson and DeVos Release New Video as Part of Summer Reading Series

Friday, July 17, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson, U.S. Senator Tim Scott and Acting Comptroller Brooks Take Action to Drive Capital Investment in Charleston, SC

Friday, July 17, 2020
HUD Approves Agreement Involving California Housing Authority Accused of Disability Discrimination

Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Federal Housing Administration Proposes Streamlined Single Family Servicing Policies

Monday, July 13, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Releases New Summer Reading Video from Envision Center

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
FHA Expands Home Retention Measures for Homeowners Financially Impacted by COVID-19

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
HUD Provides Eviction Prevention and Stability Toolkit in Latest COVID-19 Response Effort

Monday, July 6, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Releases New Summer Reading Video with Special Guest

Thursday, July 2, 2020
HUD Awards More than $15 Million to Native American Tribes to Support Coronavirus Recovery Efforts

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
HUD Updates Equal Access Rule, Returns Decision Making to Local Shelter Providers

June

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
HUD Awards Over $40 Million to Fight Housing Discrimination

Friday, June 26, 2020
HUD Charges Atlanta Housing Providers with Discriminating Against a Mother and Her Child with Disabilities

Friday, June 26, 2020
HUD Reaches Settlement with Decatur Housing Authority Addressing Discriminatory Practices

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Secretary Carson Launches Virtual Summer Reading Series During Visit to EnVision Center

Thursday, June 25, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Designates the Renaissance West Community as a HUD EnVision Center

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
HUD Charges Milwaukee Property Owners and Manager with Discriminating Against Prospective Tenant with Disabilities

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
HUD Awards Nearly $1 Million in CARES Act Funding to Nineteen State and Local Fair Housing Organizations to Support COVID-19 Related Activities

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Announces New Foster Youth Housing Vouchers for Nine States

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in May 2020

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
HUD to Host Virtual Sexual Harassment in Housing Training Forums

Monday, June 22, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Visits Affordable Housing Communities and Holds Ribbon Cutting to Celebrate Completion of New Development

Monday, June 22, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Tours the South Orlando YMCA, a Future EnVision Center

Friday, June 19, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Commemorates Juneteenth in Tampa

Thursday, June 18, 2020
HUD Approves $35,000 Settlement Resolving Claims of Racial Discrimination at New York Apartment Complex

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council Delivers Report to President Donald J. Trump

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
HUD Awards More than $35 Million to 31 Local HIV/AIDS Housing Programs

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
FHA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium for Single Family Homeowners for Additional Two Months

Tuesday, June 16, 2020
HUD Awards Nearly $40 Million in Housing Counseling Grants

Thursday, June 11, 2020
Department Issues Statement on Major Online Advertiser's Efforts to Improve Fair Housing Act Compliance

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
HUD Reaches Settlement with the Housing Authority of Prince George's County, Maryland, Addressing Disability Discrimination

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
HUD Provides Remaining $2.96 Billion in CARES Act Funding for Homeless Populations Amid Coronavirus Recovery

Monday, June 8, 2020
HUD Marks National Homeownership Month

Monday, June 8, 2020
HUD Announces New Grants for Foster Youth to Independence Program, Bringing Total to Over 600 Vouchers Since Inception

Friday, June 5, 2020
HUD Kicks Off National Healthy Homes Month

Thursday, June 4, 2020
HUD Awards Nearly $120 Million to Tribes Across the Nation

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Federal Housing Administration Announces Guidance for Insuring Single Family Home Mortgages in Forbearance

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Release Findings of Rental Housing Finance Survey

May

Friday, May 29, 2020
HUD Introduces "A Solid Foundation" Podcast Series for the Class of 2020

Thursday, May 21, 2020
HUD Approves $80,000 Settlement Resolving Claims of Disability Discrimination at Pennsylvania Apartment Complex

Tuesday, May 19, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report Residential Construction Activity in April 2020

Monday, May 18, 2020
HUD Allocates more than $75 Million in Fourth Wave of CARES Act Funding to Assist People Living with Disabilities

Thursday, May 14, 2020
FHA Extends Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium for Single Family Homeowners and Remote Work Flexibilities for Lenders and Appraisers

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Works Alongside Veterans Group to Support "Neighbors Helping Neighbors" in Philadelphia

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Secretary Carson Congratulates Brian Montgomery on Deputy Secretary Confirmation

Tuesday, May 12, 2020
CFPB, FHFA, & HUD Launch Joint Mortgage and Housing Assistance Website for Americans Impacted by COVID-19

Monday, May 11, 2020
HUD Allocates Third Wave of CARES Act Funding Providing $1 Billion for Communities to Bolster Coronavirus Response and Relief Efforts

Friday, May 8, 2020
HUD Awards More than $12 Million to Public Housing Authorities to Help Tenants Relocate

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
HUD Increases and Expands Flexibility of Funds for Public Housing Authorities to Fight COVID-19

Monday, May 4, 2020
Pandemic Underscores Need for HUD's Foster Youth Housing Program, Department Allocates New Funding to Six States

Friday, May 1, 2020
HUD Allocates Second Wave of Relief Funds, over Half a Billion Dollars to Help Protect Low-Income Americans

April

Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Commends DOJ’s Decision to Launch Investigation into Sexual Harassment Complaints

Friday, April 24, 2020
Neighbors Helping Neighbors | Educators Continue to Serve Students During Coronavirus

Thursday, April 23, 2020
HUD Awards $130 Million to Revitalize Four Neighborhoods

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Neighbors Helping Neighbors | Public Housing Authorities Care For Residents During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Monday, April 20, 2020
HUD Awards $1.5 Million in Funding to Support COVID-19 Related Fair Housing Activities

Monday, April 13, 2020
HUD Implements New CARES Act Multifamily Mortgage Payment Relief to Maintain and Preserve Affordable Rental Housing

Monday, April 13, 2020
HUD Awards $16 Million to Public Housing Authorities to Help Tenants Relocate

Friday, April 10, 2020
Neighbors Helping Neighbors | Faith-Based Organizations Serve Communities Impacted By Coronavirus Outbreak

Friday, April 10, 2020
HUD Gives Housing Authorities and Tribes Additional Flexibility to Focus on Tenants During Pandemic

Monday, April 6, 2020
HUD Marks National Fair Housing Month

Friday, April 3, 2020
Neighbors Helping Neighbors | During Coronavirus Outbreak, Businesses Within Opportunity Zones Are Stepping Up to Serve Their Communities

Friday, April 3, 2020
Neighbors Helping Neighbors | Communities Provide Special Care for Homeless Populations Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak

Friday, April 3, 2020
HUD Makes $200 Million of COVID-19 Relief Funding Available to Help Native American Communities Across the Nation

Thursday, April 2, 2020
HUD Moves Quickly to Make $3 Billion of COVID-19 Relief Funding Available to Communities Across the Nation

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
HUD and VA Announce Support to Help Homeless Veterans in Minnesota Find Permanent Homes

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
HUD Issues New Cares Act Mortgage Payment Relief for FHA Single Family Homeowners

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
HUD Awards Over $24 Million to Help Children in Foster Care

March

Tuesday, March 31, 2020
HUD Approves $63,000 Settlement Involving California Housing Providers Accused of Sexually Harassing Tenants

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
HUD Awards $40 Million to Fight Housing Discrimination

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in February 2020

Thursday, March 19, 2020
In Case You Missed It | Secretary Carson Applauds Governor for Taking Action to Protect Homeless

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
HUD Provides Immediate Relief for Homeowners Amid Nationwide Coronavirus Response

Friday, March 13, 2020
HUD Awards Over $118 Million to Local Homeless Programs

Thursday, March 5, 2020
HUD Announces Additional $1.1 Million to Public Housing Authorities to Assist Young People Aging out of Foster Care

Wednesday, March 4, 2020
HUD Approves Fair Housing Agreement in Bakersfield, California

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
HUD Awards $5 Million to Public Housing Agencies to Install Carbon Monoxide Detectors

February

Thursday, February 27, 2020
HUD Approves Settlement Involving California Housing Providers Accused of Discriminating Against Families with Children

Thursday, February 27, 2020
HUD Charges New York Landlord with Discriminating Against Resident with Disabilities

Thursday, February 27, 2020
HUD Awards $36 Million to Promote Employment and Self-Sufficiency for Public Housing Residents

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report New Residential Sales in January 2020

Monday, February 24, 2020
HUD Reaches Settlement with San Diego Housing Providers, Resolving Claims of Disability Discrimination

Thursday, February 20, 2020
HUD Announces Settlement With California Landlords Resolving Claim of Housing Discrimination

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Announces $655 Million to Help Tribes Support More Affordable Housing

Friday, February 14, 2020
HUD Awards $20 Million to Help Public Housing Residents Secure Higher Paying Jobs

Friday, February 14, 2020
New Report Explores Problem of 'Credit Invisibility' Among HUD-Assisted Households

Friday, February 14, 2020
HUD Awards $2.7 Billion to Improve, Preserve Public Housing

Thursday, February 13, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson's Bus Tour Arrives in Los Angeles

Thursday, February 13, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Delivers Keynote Address at Schwarzenegger's Homelessness Summit

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson’s Bus Tour Arrives in Riverside for Faith and Public-Private Partnerships Discussion

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson's Affordable Housing Bus Tour Arrives in San Diego

Wednesday, February 12, 2020
HUD Kicks Off 2020 Secretary’s Awards for Healthy Homes Competition

Monday, February 10, 2020
Trump Administration Proposes 2021 HUD Budget

Friday, February 7, 2020
Formerly Homeless Youth Shares His Story of Overcoming Homelessness as Part of 'Humans of HUD' Series

Friday, February 7, 2020
HUD Awards Funds to Build 1,100 Homes for Low-Income Seniors

Friday, February 7, 2020
Opportunity and Revitalization Council Issues Report to President Trump

Thursday, February 6, 2020
HUD Announces Additional $260,000 to Public Housing Authorities to Assist Young People Aging out of Foster Care

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Raysor Family Shares Story of Overcoming Homelessness as Part of ‘Humans Of HUD’ Series

January

Thursday, January 30, 2020
During Bus Tour, Secretary Ben Carson Cuts Federal Barriers to Manufactured Housing

Thursday, January 30, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Visits Tennessee During Affordable Housing Bus Tour

Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Secretary Ben Carson Launches Affordable Housing Bus Tour in Kentucky

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
HUD Issues Guidance on Reasonable Accommodations Under the Fair Housing Act Relating to Assistance Animals

Friday, January 24, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Announces Nationwide Bus Tour Focused on Affordable Housing

Friday, January 24, 2020
HUD Secretary Ben Carson Makes Two Major Announcements at the National Association of Home Builders International Builders’ Show

Friday, January 17, 2020
HUD and Census Bureau Report Residential Construction Activity in December 2019

Friday, January 17, 2020
HUD Proposes New Rule Recognizing Additional Building Codes and Standards to Encourage More Housing Development

Thursday, January 16, 2020
HUD Appoints Federal Financial Monitor to Oversee Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands Disaster Recovery Funds

Thursday, January 16, 2020
HUD Announces Second Disaster Recovery Grant Agreement with Puerto Rico, Making $8.2 Billion Available

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
HUD Awards Nearly $2.2 Billion to Local Homeless Programs

Tuesday, January 14, 2020
HUD Awards Nearly $500,000 to Public Housing Authorities to Help Young People Aging Out of Foster Care

Monday, January 13, 2020
HUD Launches Building Home Online Training

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
HUD Releases 2019 Annual Homeless Assessment Report

Tuesday, January 7, 2020
HUD Issues Improved Fair Housing Rule

Thursday, January 2, 2020
HUD Releases 2019 Year in Review Highlighting Accomplishments under Secretary Carson

 

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