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Oct 12, 2017 - Wichita is set to receive millions from a HUD program to refurbish its public housing stock.
Sep 25, 2017 - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has named longtime Republican political consultant David Tille as New England Regional Administrator overseeing Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Tille was previously New Hampshire state director for Dr. Ben Carson’s presidential campaign. Carson, a neurosurgeon, now serves as HUD secretary.
For close to five years, Tille has served as Northeast Regional Director of the Job Creators Network in New Hampshire,…
Sep 22, 2017 - The Veterans Multi-Service Center feels squeezed into Old City, huddled next to the immensity of the Ben Franklin Bridge. Part of Philadelphia’s aid infrastructure for former soldiers who have suffered hard times, the center’s unassuming red brick exterior belies the essential work that occurs within, aided by funding from the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Late on Tuesday afternoon, HUD Secretary Ben Carson toured the facility, the conclusion…
Aug 29, 2017 - U.S. housing officials are increasing up-front insurance fees for some reverse mortgage borrowers to halt losses that have totaled nearly $12 billion since 2009.
Aug 18, 2017 - The person President Trump tapped this summer to oversee one of the largest regions under the Department of Housing & Urban Development is a longtime Trump family employee with no experience in housing, according to the one-page résumé Lynne Patton submitted as part of the transition. Patton began working for Trump’s son Eric in 2009 as […]
Aug 10, 2017 - After nearly three years in Washington D.C., former U.S. Housing and Urban Development executive Jaime Castillo returned to the Alamo City where he has taken a leadership role at the San Antonio Water System.
Castillo has been named as chief of staff and chief strategy officer at SAWS. He will report directly to the municipally owned utility company's CEO Robert Puente.
“Jaime’s public affairs expertise on both local and national levels will be invaluable as SAWS further strengthens its reputation…
Aug 10, 2017 - The number of poor families struggling to pay their monthly rents or living in deplorable accommodations has grown 41 percent since the beginning of the Great Recession a decade ago, despite a stronger national economy, according to a report by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. More than 8.3 million very low-income households in […]
Jul 12, 2017 - Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) plans to take to the streets of Washington on Wednesday to add to pressure from mayors for President Trump to protect federal investment in affordable housing. Warren is headlining a protest march against Trump's proposal to slash $6.2 billion from the Department of Housing and Urban Development, less than two weeks after […]
Jul 10, 2017 - President Donald Trump's financial interests in a Brooklyn property drew the ire of a government committee believing it to be a conflict of interest.
That's according to multiple media reports, citing a letter sent to HUD secretary Ben Carson requesting thousands of pages worth of documents and emails concerning an apartment complex be turned over by July 28.
The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform made the inquiry after learning that Starrett City, located in Brooklyn by the Belt…
Jun 16, 2017 -
The appointment of Lynne Patton, a wedding planner and longtime Trump family associate, to head the Housing and Urban Development’s office for New York and New Jersey is encountering strong opposition in New York.Grace Meng, a Democratic congresswoman from Queens, on Friday wrote a letter to President...