OBAMA ANNOUNCES HUD HEAD NOMINEE

Hoping to bring new ideas to the old problem of affordable housing, President-elect Barack Obama has nominated Shaun Donovan to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Donovan has worked in both business and nonprofit sectors and at HUD during the...

HUD ANNOUNCES IKE DISASTER ASSISTANCE

Federal assistance for homeowners and low-income has been promised to dozens of Texas counties and Louisiana parishes in the wak of Hurricane Ike. The presidential disaster declaration triggered a variety of federal assistance, including grants for temporary housing...