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June 17

Industry Groups’ Joint Statement on Universal Housing Vouchers

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June 15

HUD Notice: Fair Housing News

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June 15

HUD News Release: Adrianne Todman Sworn in as Deputy Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

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Current Issues

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

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Racial Equity Resources Library

Access best practices, sample policies and procedures, local strategies developed by HA members.

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Read expert analysis on HUD and Congressional actions, funding opportunities, and major developments in the industry.

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ADVOCATE – June 23, 2021

HUD Publishes an Interim Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule

On June 10, HUD published an interim final rule concerning HUD grantees’ obligations to affirmatively further fair housing, effective on July 31, 2021. The department is soliciting comments on this interim rule which are due by July 12. According to the summary of the interim rule, HUD will reinstate definitions that had been included in the Obama administration’s 2015 AFFH rule and that were amended by the Trump administration’s 2020 final rule. HUD does not intend to reinstate the requirement for Assessments of Fair Housing (AFHs) that was included in the 2015 rule.

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Calhoun Square Apartments

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Central Texas Housing Consortium

The Central Texas Housing Consortium renovated an historic downtown building into affordable  apartments. The former church building (originally constructed in 1952) re-opened December 20, 2020, as Temple’s newest downtown apartment building. A major goal of the development was to create housing so residents could live near where they work and in walking distance of downtown local businesses and restaurants.

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