Stories tagged: Department of Housing and Urban Development
Thu., March 9, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
HUD could face steep cuts, but Carson says numbers early
WASHINGTON – Housing Secretary Ben Carson sought Thursday to reassure his agency that budget cuts may not be as steep as some fear, even as housing advocates and others brace …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Plan would cut HUD’s budget by $6 billion
The Trump administration has considered more than $6 billion in cuts at the Department of Housing and Urban Development, according to preliminary budget documents obtained by the Washington Post.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 1:46 p.m.
Trump administration overturns Obama’s FHA mortgage-fee cut
The Trump administration overturned a mortgage-fee cut under a government program that’s popular with first-time home buyers and low-income borrowers.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Carson questioned about housing views, experience
Former Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson defended his experience and credentials Thursday to serve as the nation’s new housing secretary, turning to his life story to show that he understands …
Tue., Aug. 16, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Audit faults NY tourism promotion after damaging storms
Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration mismanaged $22 million spent to promote tourism in areas affected by three damaging storms, federal auditors said.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 11:15 a.m.
Area tribes awarded $7.5 million for housing
Inland Northwest tribes will receive over $7.5 million in federal housing grants to benefit low-income families living on Indian reservations. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced the …
Mon., Oct. 11, 2010, 3:29 p.m.
Spokane woman’s housing subsidy at risk after inheritance
A disabled mother living on federal assistance could very well end up homeless after inheriting money from her father who died last year.
Fri., June 4, 2010
HUD grants help homeless vets
The Department of Housing and Urban Development announced $3.4 million in permanent rental assistance vouchers Thursday for 580 homeless veterans in the Northwest.
Thu., Jan. 29, 2009
Low-income housing receives HUD boost
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded $8.9 million to four low-income housing projects to be developed by Goodale & Barbieri Co. of Spokane. Almost half the …