Housing Operations and Technical Assistance

Keeping up with all the operational regulations that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD ) issues can be daunting. But we are here to help. LeadingAge staff tracks and analyzes HUD websites, notices and guidance to help you understand compliance requirements.

  1. Committee Adopts “RAD for PRAC” Authority

    A RAD expansion would allow interested 202/PRAC communities to convert their rental assistance to the Section 8 platform, through which the communities can leverage private capital to preserve their affordable housing over the long-term. “This is a small change in the way HUD operates that can make a big difference ...

  2. DOL Elects Not to Defend White Collar Overtime Rule

    The rule was scheduled to take effect on December 1, 2016; however a Federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide injunction on November 22, 2016 that blocked the rule. The Obama administration, in December, 2016, appealed ...

  3. Full 202 Funding, Cuts to Other HUD Programs in House Bill

    President Trump has requested cuts to most every housing program for FY18, including the Section 202 Housing for the Elderly program and other programs that assist very low income older adults. The Trump Administration has also proposed freezing owner / sponsor rents and increasing rents for residents. With its July 11 bill, ...

  4. LeadingAge Recommends HUD Regulatory Reforms

    Executive Orders Focus on Regulatory Reform Early on in his new administration, President Trump issued the following Executive Orders dealing with regulatory reform:  Presidential ...

  5. Submit Letter of Interest for Subsidy Transfer

    Transfer of Section 8 from one property to another is authorized under Section 8bb, and has increasingly been used as a tool for preservation, as detailed in Notice H2015-03. And HUD is now offering willing owners the opportunity to submit a letter ...