Press Releases - 2017

December

Friday, December 22, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN NOVEMBER 2017

Friday, December 22, 2017
HUD AWARDS $37 MILLION TO RENEW SUPPORT TO 32 LOCAL HIV-AIDS HOUSING PROGRAMS

Wednesday, December 20, 2017
HUD RELEASES GUIDE TO HELP STRUGGLING HOMEOWNERS AVOID FORECLOSURE

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN NOVEMBER 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
SENATE CONFIRMS PAUL COMPTON AS HUD’S GENERAL COUNSEL

Friday, December 15, 2017
HUD MARKS 25 YEARS OF HELPING FAMILIES BECOME SELF-SUFFICIENT

Thursday, December 14, 2017
HUD REACHES FAIR HOUSING AGREEMENT WITH BAY AREA LANDLORD AND MANAGER, SETTLING DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINTS

Thursday, December 7, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES NEW FHA LOAN LIMITS FOR 2018

Thursday, December 7, 2017
FHA TO HALT INSURING MORTGAGES ON HOMES WITH PACE ASSESSMENTS

Thursday, December 7, 2017
HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON LAUNCHES ENVISION CENTER INITIATIVE

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
HOMELESSNESS DECLINES IN MOST COMMUNITIES OF THE U.S. WITH INCREASES REPORTED IN HIGH-COST AREAS

Monday, December 4, 2017
HUD DEPUTY SECRETARY PAMELA HUGHES PATENAUDE LEADS SENIOR RECOVERY TEAM TO PUERTO RICO

Monday, December 4, 2017
HUD AND STATE OF TEXAS LAUNCH PUBLIC AWARENESS CAMPAIGN TO HELP STRUGGLING HOMEOWNERS IMPACTED BY HURRICANE HARVEY

November

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
HUD GRANTS $616 MILLION TO HELP FLORIDA RECOVER FROM HURRICANE IRMA

Tuesday, November 28, 2017
HUD FILES FRAUD COMPLAINT AGAINST FORMER TOP OFFICIALS OF ALEXANDER COUNTY HOUSING AUTHORITY

Monday, November 27, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN OCTOBER 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN OCTOBER 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017
HUD PROVIDES $5 BILLION TO HELP TEXAS RECOVER FROM HURRICANE HARVEY

Thursday, November 16, 2017
HUD CHARGES KANSAS PROPERTY OWNERS WITH HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AFTER ALLEGED SEXUAL HARASSMENT OF TWO FEMALE TENANTS

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
FHA RELEASES 2017 ANNUAL REPORT TO CONGRESS

October

Friday, October 27, 2017
HUD CUTS RED TAPE TO SPEED HURRICANE RECOVERY

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN SEPTEMBER 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
HUD OBSERVES NATIONAL LEAD POISONING PREVENTION WEEK

Monday, October 23, 2017
FHA EXTENDS FORECLOSURE RELIEF FOR HOMEOWNERS IMPACTED BY RECENT HURRICANES

Friday, October 20, 2017
HUD ALLOCATES ADDITIONAL $58 MILLION TO HELP TEXAS RECOVER FROM HURRICANE HARVEY

Thursday, October 19, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE VICTIMS

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN SEPTEMBER 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017
HUD CHARGES PENNSYLVANIA LANDLORDS WITH DISCRIMINATION AFTER POSTING ONLINE ANTI-FAMILY CLASSIFIED AD

Friday, October 6, 2017
HUD CHARGES MINNESOTA LANDLORD WITH HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AFTER DENYING VETERAN THE RIGHT TO KEEP HIS ASSISTANCE DOG

Wednesday, October 4, 2017
LETTER FROM HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO THE PEOPLE OF TEXAS ON HARVEY RELIEF

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO SETTLE DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT AGAINST STATE OF MARYLAND

September

Thursday, September 28, 2017
SECRETARY CARSON TO SERVE AS HONORARY CHAIRPERSON OF 2017 COMBINED FEDERAL CAMPAIGN

Thursday, September 28, 2017
HUD AWARDS $2.1 MILLION TO PROMOTE JOBS, SELF-SUFFICIENCY FOR PUBLIC HOUSING RESIDENTS

Thursday, September 28, 2017
HUD AWARDS $4.2 MILLION IN RESEARCH GRANTS TO REDUCE HOUSING-RELATED HEALTH HAZARDS

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
PAMELA HUGHES PATENAUDE SWORN IN AS HUD DEPUTY SECRETARY BY VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN AUGUST 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR PUERTO RICO STORM VICTIMS

Thursday, September 21, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS STORM VICTIMS

Thursday, September 21, 2017
HUD RETURNS EAST ST. LOUIS HOUSING AUTHORITY TO LOCAL CONTROL

Thursday, September 21, 2017
HUD AWARDS $4 MILLION TO EAST CHICAGO HOUSING AUTHORITY FOR DEMOLITION OF LEAD-SURROUNDED HOUSING COMPLEX

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN AUGUST 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR GEORGIA STORM VICTIMS

Monday, September 18, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS STORM VICTIMS

Thursday, September 14, 2017
SENATE CONFIRMS PAMELA PATENAUDE AS HUD'S DEPUTY SECRETARY

Thursday, September 14, 2017
HUD AWARDS $55 MILLION FOR HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS IN 77 NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITIES

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR FLORIDA STORM VICTIMS

Monday, September 11, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR PUERTO RICO STORM VICTIMS

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
SURVIVOR HOUSING A PRIORITY FOR THE FEDERAL AND STATE RECOVERY EFFORT AFTER HURRICANE HARVEY

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
HUD REPORT FINDS PEOPLE LIVING WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES FACE SIGNIFICANT RENTAL HOUSING DISCRIMINATION

August

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON’S STATEMENT ON TAX REFORM

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
GINNIE MAE EXTENDS ASSISTANCE TO HARVEY-IMPACTED ISSUERS (https://www.ginniemae.gov/newsroom/Pages/PressReleaseDispPage.aspx?ParamID=115)

Monday, August 28, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR VICTIMS OF HURRICANE HARVEY

Monday, August 28, 2017
HUD AWARDS $5 MILLION TO SUPPORT SAFETY AND SECURITY IN PUBLIC HOUSING

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN JULY 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR WEST VIRGINIA STORM VICTIMS

Monday, August 21, 2017
HUD AWARDS $500,000 MAIN STREET GRANT TO MONTICELLO, NEW YORK

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN JULY 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017
FARÍAS SWORN IN AS HUD'S ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR FAIR HOUSING AND EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
HUD REPORTS ‘WORST CASE HOUSING NEEDS’ INCREASED IN 2015

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
HUD APPROVES DISCRIMINATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN CALIFORNIA FAIR HOUSING GROUP AND MARIN COUNTY LANDLORDS

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
HUD MAKES $38 MILLION AVAILABLE TO FIGHT HOUSING DISCRIMINATION

Tuesday, August 1, 2017
SECRETARY CARSON ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL $179 MILLION TO HELP STATES RECOVER FROM 2015, 2016 DISASTERS

July

Wednesday, July 26, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN JUNE 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017
EAST BALTIMORE REDEVELOPMENT EARNS 2017 HUD SECRETARY AWARD FOR HISTORIC PRESERVATION

Wednesday, July 19, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN JUNE 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017
HUD MAKES $2 BILLION AVAILABLE TO LOCAL HOMELESS PROGRAMS

Wednesday, July 12, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2017 HEALTHY HOMES AWARDS

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
HUD'S MORTGAGEE REVIEW BOARD SUSPENDS SECKEL CAPITAL, LLC

Thursday, July 6, 2017
HUD AWARDS $50 MILLION IN HOUSING COUNSELING GRANTS

June

Friday, June 30, 2017
U.S. AND JAPAN TO COLLABORATE ON AGING IN PLACE

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
HUD AWARDS $127 MILLION TO PROTECT CHILDREN AND FAMILIES FROM DANGEROUS LEAD AND OTHER HOME HAZARDS

Friday, June 23, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN MAY 2017

Monday, June 19, 2017
HUD REPORT CALLS FOR GREATER ACTION TO REDUCE INJURIES TO SENIORS IN THE HOME

Friday, June 16, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN MAY

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
HUD, HOUSING AUTHORITIES CELEBRATE FATHER'S DAY

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
HUD APPROVES AGREEMENT BETWEEN NEVADA FAIR HOUSING GROUP AND LANDLORDS TO RESOLVE COMPLAINTS OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION

Monday, June 5, 2017
HUD DESIGNATES JUNE AS NATIONAL HEALTHY HOMES MONTH

Thursday, June 1, 2017
HUD KICKS OFF NATIONAL HOMEOWNERSHIP MONTH

May

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
TRUMP ADMINISTRATION PROPOSES 2018 HUD BUDGET

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN APRIL 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017
HUD REACHES AGREEMENT WITH CALIFORNIA LANDLORDS ACCUSED OF DISCRIMINATING AGAINST HISPANIC FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN

Thursday, May 18, 2017
HUD ALLOCATES ADDITIONAL $163 MILLION TO HELP STATES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS RECOVER FROM 2015, 2016 DISASTERS

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
HUD CHARGES NEW HAMPSHIRE LANDLORDS WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN APRIL

Thursday, May 11, 2017
2017 HUD SECRETARY DESIGN AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Thursday, May 11, 2017
RENTAL ASSISTANCE DEMONSTRATION GENERATES $4 BILLION IN PUBLIC-PRIVATE INVESTMENT IN DISTRESSED PUBLIC HOUSING

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT WITH CALIFORNIA CREDIT UNION TO SETTLE MATERNITY DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
HUD APPROVES AGREEMENT BETWEEN AFRICAN-AMERICAN COUPLE AND FARMERS INSURANCE RESOLVING DISCRIMINATION CLAIMS

April

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
HUD AND COUNCIL ON FOUNDATIONS ANNOUNCE WINNERS OF 2017 SECRETARY'S AWARD

Tuesday, April 25, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN MARCH 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
HUD REACHES AGREEMENT WITH CALIFORNIA LENDERS TO RESOLVE CLAIMS OF UNFAIR LENDING PRACTICES AGAINST HISPANIC APPLICANT

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
RUTGERS UNIVERSITY WINS HUD 2017 INNOVATION IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING STUDENT DESIGN AND PLANNING COMPETITION

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN MARCH

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
HUD MARKS NATIONAL FAIR HOUSING MONTH

March

Thursday, March 23, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN FEBRUARY 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN FEBRUARY

Thursday, March 16, 2017
ADMINISTRATION PROPOSES 2018 HUD BUDGET

Friday, March 10, 2017
HUD AND NORTHERN ILLINOIS LENDER REACH FAIR LENDING SETTLEMENT

Thursday, March 2, 2017
DR. BEN CARSON SWORN IN AS HUD SECRETARY

February

Friday, February 24, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN JANUARY 2017

Thursday, February 16, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN JANUARY

Monday, February 13, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES DISASTER ASSISTANCE FOR LOUISIANA TORNADO VICTIMS

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
HUD OFFERS GRANTS TO CLEAN UP LEAD-BASED PAINT HAZARDS

Tuesday, February 7, 2017
HUD CHARGES OKLAHOMA LANDLORDS WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST VETERAN WITH DISABILITIES

January

Thursday, January 26, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU REPORT NEW RESIDENTIAL SALES IN DECEMBER 2016

Thursday, January 26, 2017
HUD REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENTS WITH OHIO AND FLORIDA INSURANCE COMPANIES ACCUSED OF VIOLATING FAIR HOUSING ACT

Thursday, January 19, 2017
HUD RELEASES COMPREHENSIVE ASSESSMENT OF HOUSING NEEDS OF AMERICAN INDIANS AND ALASKA NATIVES

Thursday, January 19, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU ANNOUNCE NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITY IN DECEMBER

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES $10 MILLION IN "SWEAT EQUITY" GRANTS

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
HUD CHARGES KANSAS LANDLORDS WITH DISCRIMINATING AGAINST A GRANDMOTHER

Friday, January 13, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES FAIR HOUSING AGREEMENT WITH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP IN PENNSYLVANIA RESOLVING DISCRIMINATORY ZONING ALLEGATIONS

Friday, January 13, 2017
HUD ANNOUNCES $15 MILLION TO TEST A NEW APPROACH TO HELP LOW-INCOME SENIORS AGE IN PLACE

Friday, January 13, 2017
HUD AWARDS $33 MILLION TO HELP END YOUTH HOMELESSNESS

Friday, January 13, 2017
HUD ISSUES FINAL RULE TO HELP CHILDREN EXPOSED TO LEAD PAINT HAZARDS

Thursday, January 12, 2017
HUD AND VA SECRETARIES JOIN DC MAYOR AND ADVOCATES TO OPEN NEW HOUSING FOR HOMELESS VETERANS

Monday, January 9, 2017
FHA TO REDUCE ANNUAL INSURANCE PREMIUMS ON MOST MORTGAGES

Friday, January 6, 2017
HUD CHARGES BANK OF AMERICA WITH DISCRIMINATORY LENDING PRACTICES IN SOUTH CAROLINA

Friday, January 6, 2017
HUD AND CENSUS BUREAU RELEASE AMERICAN HOUSING SURVEY RESULTS FOR 25 METRO AREAS

Thursday, January 5, 2017
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND NONPROFIT PARTNERS LAUNCH BOOK-RICH ENVIRONMENTS INITIATIVE TO BOOST EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY FOR CHILDREN IN PUBLIC HOUSING