Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), ranking member of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee, has named Sen. Jack Reed (D-RI) as the ranking member of the Transportation, HUD Appropriations Subcommittee. Sen. Reed is a strong supporter of affordable housing and has worked on several initiatives to strengthen and protect HUD programs.
Financing for Licensed Healthcare Facilities under the HUD 232 Program is accessible as ever. The once dreaded queue -- the line of submitted applications for mortgage insurance pending review from HUD -- has been all but eliminated with only a handful of transactions waiting for assignment.
A big part of workplace benefits is the continued evolution of employer wellness programs. A white paper offered by Advanced Voluntary Concepts describes five wellness trends.
Why do some communities get included in these stories and others don’t? Editors and reporters who work on these types of stories generally don’t know about your community. However, a dedicated public relations/communications plan certainly helps.
On Jan. 16, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued a 30-day extension of the TRACS 202.c to 202.d conversion deadline.