President’s FY 2014 Budget Released: Funding for Affordable Housing and Homelessness

The Indiana Association for Community Economic Development is proud to serve as the Indiana state partner for the National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC). On April 10, 2013 the Coalition […]

Community Development Impacts of Sequestration…Updated Information and a Call to Action

Sequestration, automatic across-the-board cuts to defense and non-defense discretionary spending that started on March 1, was required by the Budget Control Act (BCA) of 2011.  In this February 28, 2013 […]

HUD Grants PHAs Temporary Administrative Flexibility

On January 22, the Department of Housing and Urban Development issued temporary provisions that can be found here, to ease some administrative requirements for public housing agencies (PHAs) that administer […]

HUD Announces Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Awards

On January 30, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced funding awards for FY 2012 Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) in the Federal Register. These funding […]

Fair Market Rent and Income Limits Lookup Mobile Application

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) annually estimates Fair Market Rents (FMRs) for 530 metropolitan areas and 2,045 non-metropolitan county FMR areas. HUD also sets income limits […]

IACED Receives Funding, Works with National Team to Provide Technical Assistance to Members

IACED received word in June that the national OneCPD technical assistance team that it is part of has received an additional $2.5 million in HUD funding (FY11). This brings the […]

Northwest Indiana Housing and Community Resource Forum

The community leadership and housing and community development organizations of northwest Indiana are hosting a Housing and Community Resource Forum and Fair. This forum will provide access to the information, […]

President Obama Unveils Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Proposal

  On February 13, 2012, the Obama Administration unveiled its FY 2013 Budget Request.  While IACED supports many of the President’s funding requests for programs within the Department of Housing […]

House of Representatives Committee Moves on Bill to Expand Definition of Homeless Children

On Tuesday, January 7, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity approved H.R. 32 the Homeless Children and Youth Act of 2011 by voice vote. The […]

Federal Funding for Community Development is Cut in Fiscal Year 2012 Appropriations

Congress has been working on the annual appropriations bills to fund the federal government.  Read IACED’s last blog post here. On November 14, a joint House and Senate conference committee […]