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11.17.23 CLPHA Member Update
HUD has published Notice CPD-2023-12, which provides initial implementation guidance for Build America, Buy America Act (BABA)’s requirements for HUD Community Planning and Development (CPD) grantees. This guidance applies to roughly eighteen CPD programs, which are defined in Section 3 of the...
11.17.23 CLPHA Member Update
Unprecedented “Laddered” Approach Will Fund Government for Different Periods of Time On November 16, 2023, President Joe Biden signed H.R. 6363, the “Further Continuing Appropriations and Other Extensions Act,”...
11.15.23 CLPHA Member Update
HUD recently announced that it will require an additional 41 metropolitan areas to use Small Area Fair Market Rents (SAFMRs). HUD has shared a list of every PHA that will be required to implement SAFMRs. In total, 271 PHAs will be required to implement SAFMRs; 28 of which are...
11.15.23 CLPHA Member Update
Unprecedented “Laddered” Approach Seeks to Fund Government for Different Periods of Time On November 14, 2023, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 6363, the “Further Continuing Appropriations and Other Extensions Act,” by a bipartisan vote of 336-95 to continue funding the government as...
11.15.23 CLPHA Member Update
HUD has published the updated Family Self-Sufficiency Achievement Metrics (FAM) Scores in the Federal Register. HUD has also re-calibrated the baseline for determining FAM Scores using the PIH Information Center (PIC) data through 2019. The FAM Score consists of three components: Earnings...
11.13.23 CLPHA Member Update
CLPHA previously announced that HUD published the long-awaited implementation guidance for Sections 102 and 104 of the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016 (HOTMA) which specifically address income and assets calculations, rent calculation, and program eligibility. Recently, HUD...
11.7.23 CLPHA Member Update
Monday, November 20 | 1:00 p.m. ET CLPHA will hold our next monthly member update call Monday, November 20 from 1-2 PM ET/10-11 AM PT. Meeting topics will include various updates from CLPHA on HUD policy and...
11.6.23 CLPHA Member Update
November 14 | 2:00 p.m. ET Join us on our next Housing Is Working Group webinar on November 14, where we'll hear about innovations in trauma-informed approaches to housing from expert speakers! Julianna Stuart-Lomax,...
11.2.23 CLPHA Member Update
PHAs Encouraged to Reach Out to State Medicaid Agencies to Explore Application Options HUD and the Department of Housing & Human Services (HHS) just announced launch of the Housing and Services Partnership Accelerator, which will support states in developing or...
11.2.23 CLPHA Member Update
HUD has updated the guidance for Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) to allow funding of a wider range of housing-related activities. These include acquisition, adaptive reuse, rehabilitation, reconstruction, housing counseling, and fair housing planning activities. Manufactured...

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