President-Elect Trump Chooses Dr. Ben Carson To Be Housing SecretaryPresident-elect Donald Trump has chosen former campaign rival Dr. Ben Carson to be the Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Federal Government Estimating Number Of Homeless PeopleThe federal government is estimating the number of homeless people nationwide. The Department of Housing and Urban Development will announce state-by-state figures Thursday.
Couple Loses Home To Bank They Thought Was Helping ThemElizabeth and David Ball have 21 years of memories at their Grapevine home. Elizabeth recalled the time her kids learned how to ride a bike or where they skateboarded. Every street corner has memories, but they don’t have their home.
Texas Gets More Than $45M In Disaster Aid For Flood RecoveryA HUD statement says the community development block grant is meant to help people with the greatest level of unmet housing needs.
Gov't Watchdog: HUD Secretary Violates Hatch ActA government watchdog says the nation's housing secretary violated a law prohibiting government officials from using their office for partisan politics when he promoted her candidacy during a media interview.
At Texas Democratic Convention, Some Sanders Supporters Will Vote For ClintonRose Melendez is among the 9,000 Texas Democrats at the state convention in San Antonio who proudly backs former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for President.
Texas, Cities Share $142M In US Funds For Storms RecoveryA HUD statement Monday said Texas had significantly higher unmet needs than jurisdictions impacted by other eligible disasters last year.
Senate OKs San Antonio Mayor As Housing Secretary The Senate easily confirmed San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro on Wednesday to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Ex-Rockwall HUD Exec Gets Prison In Theft CaseAn ex-public housing official for a Dallas-area city must serve a year and a day in prison for using government money in a scam involving drugs and hotel stays.
HUD Hurls Housing Discrimination Claims At DallasThe City of Dallas could lose some federal funding, after allegations its affordable housing practices have broken civil rights laws.
Apartment Complex Connected To Dallas Church Forcing Out Some ResidentsAlmost 50 Tyler Street Manor apartment residents will have to find another place to live as soon as their leases expire.
Upcoming Count Will Give Census Of Area HomelessIn just a few weeks census workers will fan out across North Texas to count the number of homeless in the area. To accomplish the task professionals and volunteers are put together.