Everyday the Housing and Urban Development Department (HUD) supports millions of individuals and families nationwide through lifeline programs providing assisted and public housing, emergency shelter and supportive housing, and mortgage and loan assistance. Show More Summary
The move undid the quarter-point decrease in the FHA mortgage insurance premium that was announced earlier in the week by outgoing U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro. For most borrowers, it would...Show More Summary
Eliminating the HUD rule was one of his first acts as president As one of his first priorities after taking oath today, President Donald Trump suspended a January 9 rule from the Department of Housing and Urban Development that was meant...Show More Summary
An hour after Donald Trump assumed the presidency Friday, the Department of Housing and Urban Development indefinitely suspended a pending rate cut for mortgage insurance required for FHA-backed home loans. The move — one of the first acts of his presidency — reverses a policy announced in the...
“A smart city is an urban development vision to integrate multiple information and communication technology (ICT) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions in a secure fashion to manage a city’s assets – the city’s assets include, but are...Show More Summary
The Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said that new housing starts rose 11.3 percent in December, largely on a rebound in the multifamily segment....
It’s a brisk Abu Dhabi afternoon. We are greeted by Chris Chi Lon Wan, who is the Head of Design at Masdar City, and who has been instrumental in bringing this urban development project to life since its inception in 2006. His beaming smile and energetic, passionate manner quickly capture our full attention. Show More Summary
D.L. Hugley is furious with the way Donald Trump has attempted to gain support from the black community. Following the president-elect’s meeting with Hughley’s dear friend Steve Harvey on Friday to discuss urban housing development,Show More Summary
Golden Ages recognize both the differences and the relative strengths of both the urban and the rustic. A society that develops too much separation between the two (or too thick of bubbles), and which fails to recognize the relative worth of each, is a house divided.
``The surprise reduction in FHA annual premiums announced last week by the current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) may not survive long into the new administration. Ben Carson, M.D. President-elect Donald Trump's pick...Show More Summary
President-elect Trump met with Family Feud host Steve Harvey at Trump Tower, and Harvey said he plans to work with Housing and Urban Development Secretary nominee Ben Carson.
On Jan. 19, the U.S. Senate holds hearings to confirm Ben Carson as the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s new secretary. As a physician, Carson had to abide by the Hippocratic Oath of ethics. The oath calls on doctors to remember the basic humanity of their patients and the ravages...
The Secretary of Housing and Urban Development nominee of President-elect Donald J. Trump, Dr. Ben Carson, presented his self-described “logic and common sense” to the lawmaking panel tasked with dissecting his brain on Thursday, and as evidenced from media reports regarding the confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill, Dr. Show More Summary
Seven days from now, Donald J. Trump, who inherited his wealth and real-estate endeavors from his father and won the 2016 presidential election despite a deficit of 2.9 million votes, thanks to help from misinformation campaigns and narrow Electoral College margins in multiple states, will take the oath of office to become President of the United […]
Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development is, incredibly, Ben Carson—a retired neurosurgeon with no experience in housing or development work who himself said as recently as November that he was not qualified for the job. Today Trump found someone to help Carson out with the gig. Show More Summary
Comedian Steve Harvey met with President-Elect Donald Trump Friday to discuss urban development and problems faced by inner cities. “I was invited here by both transition teams [Obama’s and Trump’s] and it was a really cool meeting,” Harvey, host of “Family Feud,” told reporters in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan. Show More Summary
The Senate Banking committee had a hot seat reserved for Donald Trump's Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) secretary nominee, Ben Carson, at this week's confirmation hearing...
BEN CARSON, STILL ANTI-LGBTQ: Throughout his public life, Ben Carson, Donald Trump’s choice for Housing and Urban Development Secretary, has made clear he opposes equality for LGBTQ people-- and his confirmation hearing yesterday was no exception. Show More Summary
"The president-elect is hiding his business interests from you, from me, from the rest of the country,” Sen. Elizabeth Warren told the neurosurgeon turned nominee for Housing and Urban Development.
President-elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Ben Carson for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development was not on anyone’s Cabinet secretary bingo card. Best known for his achievements as a pediatric neurosurgeon and celebrated by social...Show More Summary