Public comments on HUD's actions are due no later than February 17 HUD's continuing efforts to end homelessness among veterans received a big boost from the award of 140 HUD Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing Vouchers to seven tribal housing authorities in Alaska, Oregon & Washington State. ), to promote "better coordination" and to "find ways to address the emergency needs that people are experiencing,". ""I don't mean just sign it over to somebody, but make it available in such a way that .
THE FHA rate reductions, said Mortgage Bankers Association President & CEO Jack Stevens, are "a positive step toward helping support the need for affordable and more cost efficient rental housing" and "may help build more apartments and allow for more families and individuals to access affordable and energy efficient housing. Cities of Salem & Keizer & Marion & Polk counties, Oregon launch Mid-Willamette Homeless Initiative, Salem Mayor Anna Peterson tells ( HUD User's (https:// calls Puget Sound Regional Council's Growing Transit Communities Initiative is "model of regional planning". Portland, Oregon Housing Center ( helped provide homeownership education & counseling to 1,472 customers & helped 450 families buy homes in calendar 2015. So much so, in fact, that in announcing the summit the Governor stressed that the solutions he was seeking would be "revenue neutral." And in his remarks, adds D'Oro, the Governor "drew applause" when he noted that the state owns lots of land that he'd like to make available for housing.We see them and pass them on the street, but many of us block them out, sort of pretending they're not really there. Quadriplegics United Against Dependency & Bancorp Community Development Corporation unveil plans ( to build Station 162, Oregon's first independent lifestyle apartments for low-income seniors and the disabled, including quadriplegics, in Gresham, Oregon. hoot Post ID=331ccff0c5a7e959c8a5a47d78fa8953) "fiscal stress" analysis. HOPWA funds will be used for housing, coordination and grant management while THAP will provide supportive services. After voluntary effort failed, Everett, Washington City Council votes unanimously to establish alcohol impact areas in downtown core and "pockets" in other neighborhoods to prohibit off-premises sale of, says ( specified "beverages that typically cost as much as or less than a can of beer but pack more of a punch in terms of alcohol per volume". If it weren't for ACCESS I don't know where we would be right now." See why. It feels like we're actually safe." , which is intended to cut the time required to approve loan applications and to assure consistent application of program requirements and credit standards. You'll find them at HUD Exchange (https:// issues Mortgagee Letter 2016-01 extending the deadline until April 17th, 2016 for submit a due-and-payable request in accordance with Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2015-11 (Loss Mitigation Guidance for Home Equity Conversion Mortgages in Default due to Unpaid Property Charges), and first legal action when the borrower is being actively reviewed for loss mitigation in accordance with Mortgagee Letter 2015-11services. At least once a year, on a usually cold January night, they come back into view as communities across America conduct a point-in-time count of the homeless, a count required by HUD of any city that receives HUD Continuum of Care funding in every odd-numbered year but also done by many cities in even-numbered years as well. Registration now open for Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco's April 5 Idaho Financial Summit ( State and local governments as well as qualified non-profits are eligible to apply. Salvation Army's 76-bed Eagle Crest Transitional Housing in downtown Anchorage, Alaska, reports (com/article/20160109/anchorage-transitional-housing-facility-undergo-renovations), to undergo first renovation since it opened 30 years ago. Or, finally, 21-year-old Elizabeth Sierra who, with her husband and 1-year-old daughter recently-moved into the Mason Avenue Apartments in Tacoma, 105 units of housing affordable opened last fall for families and individuals with very low-incomes funded by housing tax credits provided by the Washington Housing Finance Commission. I was like, ‘This is not happening right now.' Because it was just a good feeling to have a home," she tells Driscoll. The Cook Inlet Housing Authority, Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority & Association of Village Council Presidents in Alaska, the Warm Springs Housing Authority in Oregon and the Yakama Nation Housing Authority, Spokane Indian Housing Authority & Colville Indian Housing Authority, were each awarded 20 HUD VASH vouchers to provide housing to Native veterans who are or who are at risk of homelessness. Zillow ( says Seattle will be the 2nd, Boise the 4th & Portland the 10th "hottest" real estate market in U. The very next day, (com/article/20160106/anchorage-mayor-eyes-state-land-ease-housing-crunch) reports, Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz sent a letter to the Governor urging him to transfer "surplus or unused" state parcels."By targeting resources directly to tribes, we can better honor the service and sacrifice of Native American Veterans who now need a roof over their heads," said HUD Secretary Castro. A record 10,125,149 acres burned, with Alaska, California, Oregon & Washington "especially hard hit. City of Tacoma, Washington launches Heritage Project Grant ( Grow Palmer in Palmer, Alaska selected as one of 27 organizations nationwide to partner with USDA in Local Foods, Local Places (gov/wps/portal/usda/usdahome? Vancouver, Washington Affordable Housing Task Force, says ( offers 15 recommendations to City Council for expanding supply of affordable housing. He even included a list of some 30 sites he would recommend for for sale to private developers which would then put the parcels on the tax rolls.For Petitioner: CONWAY, TIMOTHY J (OREGON)For Defendant: WALSH, KELLY MFor Defendant: VANCE, JOSEPHAttorney Third Party Defendant : OSTRANDER, JOHN D.