HUD Proposal Could Raise Rents For Poor By 20-PercentThat rent increase is about six times greater than the growth in average hourly earnings, putting the poorest workers at an increased risk of homelessness.
HUD Inspector General Audit Criticizes Dallas, Requests Repayment of $4.2 MillionThe city of Dallas says it's working with HUD after the federal housing agency's inspector general released a very critical audit of a city program that rebuilt more than a dozen houses.
Houston Mayor: Recovery From Harvey Not Fast EnoughThousands of people still need help as they continue living either in hotels or in damaged homes, said Mayor Sylvester Turner.
Texas To Receive Nearly $58 Million In Federal Housing Funds In Wake Of HarveyHUD hopes Texas can begin meeting unmet housing needs in 13 Harvey-affected counties by mid-December.
Former Irving Mayor Named Regional Administrator For HUDBeth Van Duyne will oversee HUD programs in Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana.
Next Up In The Senate: Dr. Ben Carson, Slated For HUD VoteA vote is scheduled Thursday on President Donald Trump's choice to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and approval is expected.
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.