The program’s early success has convinced Congress to bump the annual limit on RAD public-housing unit conversions a number of times, from the original cap of 60,000 units to 225,000.

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 · As the D.C. government works to preserve and grow the city’s affordable housing stock, officials have a new tool, as of late last year, to help reach those goals. The District Opportunity to Purchase Act, intro duced by then-Ward 8 Councilmember Marion Barry, became law in 2008 – but nearly a decade passed before city officials put into place regulations enabling its use .

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National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) 2018 Program Manual Introduction The National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) is a formula grant program to be administered by states which is intended to increase and preserve the supply of decent, safe, sanitary, and affordable housing, primarily rental housing, for extremely low-income and very low-income households.

Previous reports to HUD had suggested that the ground water in the area near the three projects was contaminated. Singled out for. year to keep the program. She defended the program, contending.

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It serves over 2.1 million low-income households. The program depends on private landlord participation, since voucher holders use their section 8 rental assistance to lease apartments on the private market. Tenants pay 30% of their income for rent, with the local housing authority using HUD funds to pay the balance.

SUBJECT: Assessing Performance for Programs To Preserve and Revitalize HUD-Assisted Affordable Housing . Attached is the report on our performance assessment of programs to preserve and revitalize affordable housing within the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Office of Multifamily Housing Programs (Multifamily).