Department of Housing and Urban Development


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Noun1.Department of Housing and Urban Development - the United States federal department that administers federal programs dealing with better housing and urban renewalDepartment of Housing and Urban Development - the United States federal department that administers federal programs dealing with better housing and urban renewal; created in 1965
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Federal Housing Administration, FHA - the federal agency in the Department of Housing and Urban Development that insures residential mortgages
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The FAQs are part of a larger effort by the Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the National Credit Union Administration, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Office of Thrift Supervision, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development to promote the informed use of the 2004 data.
* FACTA requires the Federal Trade Commission and the Federal Reserve to study the use of credit scores in consultation with the Fair Housing Office of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and report the results of their study to Congress.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development has a zero-tolerance policy regarding violent criminal behavior and drugs; therefore, the suspect cannot obtain Section 8 or public housing assistance from another PHA.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has notified 3,200 public housing authorities nationwide that they must have an "open door policy" toward "faith-based" organizations that provide social services to residents.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), and the National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts (NGCSA) have jointly planned this effort, called Creative Communities.
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) consists of five-year contracts for rental assistance and capital advances for supportive housing projects.
During the Clinton years, both the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Housing and Urban Development embraced New Urbanist principles; so have regional planning agencies from Portland to Fort Worth.
Kemp, secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, reported on measures he has recommended as a way to end past abuses in his department.
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