Mark Fogarty
8/20/16
It looks as if there was a new top mortgage lender to American Indians last year, Quicken Loans of Michigan. And, the mortgage bank approves more loans to Natives than it doesn’t...
Mark Fogarty
8/16/16
Tribes, lenders and federal housing officials have met in North Dakota to try to jumpstart private lending on Indian homelands in the state...
Mark Fogarty
8/8/16
American Indian housing is going to miss one of its most effective advocates with the retirement of Eric Schmieder, the longtime Indian housing specialist at the New Mexico Mortgag...
Mark Fogarty
7/5/16
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has acknowledged tribal sovereignty by finalizing its tribal consultation policy and planning to establish a tribal advisory committ...
Mark Fogarty
5/23/16
Tribes have until June 14 to apply for part of a $56.6 million pot of community development money...
Mark Fogarty
3/19/16
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has pointed to the Administration’s $50 million increase in budget request for the Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) program, to $70...
Mark Fogarty
3/6/16
Many times when the federal government announces allocations of funds for American Indian projects, they include descriptions of what the money will be used for...
Mark Fogarty
2/11/16
The extra $50 million the Obama Administration wants to go towards tribal housing in fiscal 2017 looks to be just a drop in the bucket against rapidly increasing needs...
Mark Fogarty
2/4/16
The multi-agency effort just announced by the federal government to alleviate Native American veteran homelessness may just be the tip of the iceberg...
Mark Fogarty
2/2/16
The federal government recently announced grants of about $6 million for supportive housing for homeless Native veterans, touting an unusual collaboration between two federal agenc...

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