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
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...
Tanya H. Lee
3/16/16
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs didn’t hear much that was surprising during a March 9 oversight hearing on President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2017 budget proposal...
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...
Steve Russell
1/21/16
The World War II generation shook up the old idea that only the upper class went to college...
Brian Daffron
1/9/16
The Departments of Housing and Urban Development and the Veterans Affairs announced an award of nearly $6 million in HUD-VASH (the HUD and VA supported housing program) vouchers fo...
Mark Fogarty
11/11/15
After consulting with tribes, two federal departments are launching a novel joint outreach to assist American Indian veterans who are homeless or likely to become so...
Mark Fogarty
8/26/15
The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Section 184 Indian mortgage program has far outstripped HUD’s second Indian loan program, Title VI, loaning more than $4.5 billion...

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