HUD kicks off two housing initiatives for the month of June

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced last week the start of two initiatives, National Homeownership Month and National Healthy Homes Month.

New York becomes the first state to join Fair Housing Act lawsuit against HUD

On May 14, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State would be the first state to join a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for failing to enforce the Fair Housing Act, a measure that provides equal housing opport…

HUD awards $1.5 billion for Puerto Rico hurricane recovery

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced it has awarded more than $1.5 billion to owners of Puerto Rico’s hurricane-ravaged housing and local businesses. The island is still in full recovery mode after Hurricanes Irma …