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HAC and rural CDFIs receive “massive” $353 million investment

The US Treasury announced it is investing $1.25 billion of COVID-19…
In memory of Gordone Cavanaugh

HAC Honors the Memory of Gordon Cavanaugh

Last week, the affordable housing community lost a luminary.…
Policy News from Congress

Congressional Hearing Addresses Refinancing for Rural Homeowners

On May 6, 2021 the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture…
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The First Figures from the 2020 Census Are Released

The U.S. Census Bureau announced that the population of the…
Policy News from the Administration

Biden Budget Outline Calls for More HUD Funding and Expanded Rural StrikeForce

April 9, 2021 - The Biden Administration's first budget request,…
Coronavirus news

Agencies Extend Housing Relief

Federal housing agencies put many special provisions into effect…
Coronavirus news

Rural-Related Coronavirus Media Coverage

News reports on the pandemic often focus on big cities, but rural…

Round-up of Recent Housing Announcements Related to Coronavirus

This page summarizes a number of announcements from federal agencies…

HAC and NEA team up to celebrate rural stories – in photos

With support from the National Endowment for the Arts, HAC is…