Housing And Urban Development

The Brian Lehrer Show

Funding Public Services Through Real Estate Development

Friday, March 29, 2013

Julia Vitullo-Martin, director of the Center for Urban Innovation at the Regional Plan Association and Tom Angotti, director of the Hunter College Center for Community Planning and development, discuss the tactic of funding public housing projects, libraries, schools and post offices through developing real estate.

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Few Qualify for Foreclosure Help from the Government

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Monday is the deadline for homeowners facing foreclosure to qualify for a federal housing grant, but housing groups working to sign people up say only a small percentage of homeowners qualify because of rules that make many ineligible.


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Stucknation: Obama Takes on Underwater Mortgage Crisis, But is it Too Little, Too Late?

Monday, July 18, 2011

I am determined, the president is determined, that we get a settlement not only that is going to hold these servicers accountable, but also that provides real assistance to families that didn't get the assistance they should have gotten.

-Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan

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