Glossary of CPD Terms - T
These are some terms that are specifically related to HUD's Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) programs or functions.
Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (TBRA)
HUD assists low- and very low-income families in obtaining decent, safe, and sanitary housing in private accommodations by making up the difference between what they can afford and the approved rent for an adequate housing unit.
means a project that has as its purpose facilitating the movement of homeless individuals and families to permanent housing within a reasonable amount of time (usually 24 months). Transitional housing includes housing primarily designed to serve deinstitutionalized homeless individuals and other homeless individuals with mental or physical disabilities and homeless families with children.