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Video Remarks by HUD Secretary Ben Carson

Watch Secretary Carson’s video address to attendees at the PHADA 2019 Legislative Forum. Watch Now

New PHADA Video: FY 20 Budget Funding

Watch the Short Video Brief and Contact Your Representatives, Two Senators. Watch Now

New PHADA ACC Fact Sheet

The Annual Contributions Contract (ACC) is the document that governs HUD’s relationship with HAs. Recently, HUD has been meeting with Congressional staff to discuss its proposed new ACC. Read More

ADVOCATE – October 2, 2019

President’s Forum: PHADA’s DC Meeting

PHADA held its Legislative Forum in Washington September 8–10. As in the past, the meeting was especially timely, highlighting several important issues that we will be dealing with for some time to come. We were fortunate to hear from some influential policymakers from the Department of Housing and Urban Development including Secretary Ben Carson and Assistant Secretary R. Hunter Kurtz, as well as prominent lawmakers including Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME), who chairs the Senate’s HUD spending panel. Also on hand were Reps. David Price (D-NC) and Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), the Chairman and ranking Republican, respectively, of the House of Representatives’ T-HUD Appropriations Subcommittee.





PHADA Leading Industry Effort on HCV Fungibility

In addition to making Congress aware of its FY 20 appropriation priorities for public housing, the ...



Comments Due for HOTMA Proposed Rule

On September 17, HUD released the  proposed rule to the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization ...



PHADA Advocacy Leads to HUD Postponement of Flawed FSS Performance Measurement System for 2019 NOFA

On September 10 at PHADA’s 2019 Legislative Forum, HUD-PIH General Deputy Assistant Secretary Domini...

Member Spotlight

Akron Metro. Housing Authority

On Wednesday, July 17, Akron Metropolitan Housing Authority (AMHA) and PCs for People welcomed over 100 residents to a special device distribution event at the AMHA central office in downtown Akron. Of those attending, over 60 low-income individuals received desktop computers, laptop computers, and wireless internet hotspots. The event is the most recent effort through AMHA’s ConnectHome Akron initiative, which has been working to connect residents with life-changing access to digital technology.

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Current Issues

Get the most current information on important legislation and policy issues affecting the industry.


2019 PHADA Scholarship Program

Winners of the 2019 PHADA Scholarship Program have been announced.