Biden’s Administration Streamlined Options To Help Homeowners While Housing Sales Drop


WASHINGTON (July 29, 2021)- The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) on July 23, 2021 announced streamlined COVID-19 Recovery options to help homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages who have been financially impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic bring their mortgage current and remain in their homes. The simplified COVID-19 Recovery waterfall allows mortgage servicers to…

California to use federal COVID funds to pay off past-due rent accumulated during pandemic


CALIFORNIA (June 21, 2021)--- Gov. Gavin Newsom says California will pay off all the past-due rent that accumulated in the nation’s most populated state because of the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, a promise to make landlords whole while giving renters a clean slate. Left unsettled is whether California will…

HUD CHARGES INDIANA HOUSING PROVIDERS WITH DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION FOR REFUSING TO PERMIT APPLICANT TO HAVE AN ASSISTANCE ANIMAL


WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging Bloomington, Indiana’s Burnham Rentals, LLC, Burnham Place Apartments, LLC, two of its employees and others, with violating the Fair Housing Act’s bar on disability discrimination. HUD’s charge alleges that the housing providers refused…

“HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON KICKS OFF OPPORTUNITY ZONE RADIO TOUR TO COMMEMORATE THREE YEARS OF REVITALIZATION IN FORGOTTEN COMMUNITIES”


WASHINGTON, D.C.(December 19, 2020) - White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council Chairman and U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today announced a nationwide radio tour to mark the three-year anniversary of the enactment of President Trump’s historic Tax Cuts, which established Opportunity Zones. Secretary Carson…

Trump’s HUD Secretary Awarded Nearly $5 Million To Eleven Communities For Redevelopment of Stressed Communities


ATLANTA(December 18, 2020) - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today awarded nearly $5 million to eleven communities to help create plans to redevelop severely distressed HUD assisted housing and revitalize neighborhoods. Funded through HUD's Choice Neighborhoods program, these grants will help local leaders craft…

“HUD CONSENT ORDER SETTLES CLAIMS INVOLVING GEORGIA HOUSING PROVIDERS ACCUSED OF DISCRIMINATING AGAINST TENANT WITH DISABILITIES”


WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced that Tzadik Georgia Portfolio, LLC, and Tzadik Management Group, LLC, housing providers in Albany Georgia, will pay $34,900 under a HUD Consent Order resolving allegations that they discriminated against a tenant with disabilities. Read HUD’s Order. The Fair…

“HUD CHARGES PHILADELPHIA HOUSING PROVIDER WITH DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION”


WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today announced that it is charging Post Presidential Property Owner, LLC, and Post Commercial Real Estate, LLC, the owner and manager respectively of Presidential City Apartments in Philadelphia, with disability discrimination. Specifically, HUD’s charge alleges that Housing Equality Center of…