Disability Housing: Home Purchase, Rental and Discrimination Information Document List
Updated/Revised Date: 2019-04-30
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Although some of these documents from our Housing category may have since been updated, re-written, replaced, or revised, they are sorted below by their original publish date. The most recent publications are listed at the top of the table with older articles being listed in descending order by the date they were created.
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List of Housing Publications:
DOJ Settlement with Bank of America to Resolve Claims of Disability Discrimination and Compensate Victims
Complaint alleges that the Bank of America refused to issue mortgages to individuals who are under guardianships.
Loans will be available for home improvement from roof and A/C replacement to wheelchair ramps, walk-in showers, home automation, and assistive services.
The community is suitable for adults with disabilities, providing them and others convenient access to services, vocational opportunities and urban amenities.
Call for governments to take urgent action to make all new houses adaptable and accessible, as 365,000 disabled people say their home is not suitable for their needs.
Research demonstrates people evicted from their homes suffer very high levels of anxiety, PTSD, and depression.
Global Housing Foundation United Nations Convocation program focused on development of housing for the working poor.
DOJ Files Complaint Against City of LA and CRA/LA Alleging They Fraudulently Obtained Millions in Housing Grants for Disabled
Complaint against city of LA and former redevelopment agency to recover millions of federal grant dollars allegedly obtained by making false promises to provide housing to persons with disability.
Information including facts and figures on purchasing a house versus renting a property with example statistics in various U.S. cities.
Almost 70 percent of renters in 20 U.S. metros say coming up with the down payment is holding them back from homeownership.
2018 budget proposes sharp increases to defense spending along with corresponding cuts to scores of non-defense discretionary programs.
Foundation helps preserve homeownership for elderly, disabled or military veteran homeowners who qualify for hardship assistance to avoid property tax foreclosure.
Equity Residential and Equal Rights Center Agreement on Accessible Housing for People with Disabilities
Equity Residential agreement with the Equal Rights Center with respect to accessible housing for people with disabilities in Equity Residential communities.
New survey from NeighborWorks America shows how student loans and high rent prices weigh on homeownership.
A challenge with tiny houses is finding places to put them as zoning laws dictate where you can or cannot put a house, and how you define a tiny house dictates where you can put it.
Ruling ensures persons with disability have access to same level of accessible housing as people without disabilities.
Study evaluates affordability of U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 8 Multifamily recipients.
Wolf administration to provide loans to help seniors and those with disabilities in Pennsylvania to live where they choose.
Policy and guidance regarding criminal history information as part of tenants in public housing facilities vetting process.
Supporting veterans experiencing homelessness in America as part of the #DayForTheBrave campaign.
ECC Management plans to build more cottage homes with the goal of providing a new housing option for adults with disabilities.
Recent action by congress limiting use of disparate impact may affect landlords and rentals.
Looking for a house with wheelchair access is very much like looking for a needle in Loch Ness.
Housing and employment database to identify housing and employment vacancies directly to the recipient of services.
Pennsylvania receives $8.5 million HUD award to provide permanent homes and services to low-income individuals with disabilities.
Statement from the Texas Apartment Association Regarding Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project, Inc..
Taylor Morrison, builder and developer in North America, has handed over keys to newly built Home for Our Troops house.
Accessible Housing Austin assists people with disabilities including adults and children with mobility, visual, and other physical and emotional disability.
House was donated through a partnership with Freedom Alliance and its Heroes to Homeowners program.
Built to Honor program announces it has reached its goal of building a new home for 20 veterans and their families.
The HOYO program has received numerous accolades for its success in working with the special-needs population.
Vietnam Veterans, unlike returning Afghanistan and Iraq Veterans, were never welcomed home by their community often leaving suppressed invisible scars.
VA has guaranteed 21 million home loans since the Home Loan Guaranty program was established as part of the Service-mens Readjustment Act of 1944.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $40 million in funding for supportive housing projects to help homeless and low-income New Yorkers.
Article looks at the hidden financial costs of downsizing to a smaller home or condo for senior retirement.
Real life experience of home purchase and moving from an apartment encountered by a person with disability.
A personal experience and comparison between a CFHA home loan and Veteran Affairs housing loans.
HACSC confirms negative impact on agency programs serving low-income veterans, seniors, the disabled, families with children and formerly homeless in Santa Clara County.
A reverse mortgage is like a regular mortgage in terms of it is a loan secured by real estate as collateral.
To prevent people with disabilities from experiencing homelessness or institutionalization HUD and HHS announce funding for state housing agencies for rental assistance to extremely low-income persons with disabilities.
NeighborWorks of Pueblo is a private nonprofit organization with the goal of assisting families with home-ownership.
Information for veterans and people with disabilities regarding the experience of purchasing a home in America.
Homeowners are discovering the bank never completed foreclosure and they still own the homes and accompanying tax and other problems.
Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECMs) reverse mortgages allow homeowners aged 62+ to convert a portion of their home equity into cash.
The HERO Alliance is a nonprofit organization providing people with disabilities seeking home-ownership in Colorado with resources education and assistance.
Article looks at pros and cons of home ownership including mortgage payments and affordability compared to renting.
Rights of people with disabilities seniors and tenants when living with noisy neighbors from hell situation.
Rebuilding Together provides critical repairs energy efficient upgrades and accessibility modifications to low-income homes and community centers at no cost to those receiving the services.
Comprehensive senior housing guide provides information you need to make an educated decision on the right senior living option for your loved one.
Governor Pat Quinn signs housing laws to provide people with disabilities more access to affordable rental housing and to protect homeowners from mortgage fraud.
Information on buying a house for people with disabilities including qualifying for home loans and applying for a mortgage with a disability.
Proposed rules to help homeowners get better information from mortgage services and possibly avoid foreclosure.
Understanding of some of the options available to look for ways to ensure seniors can remain living in their own homes as independently as possible.
New report from AARP provides a nationwide snapshot of the changing U.S. housing sector for boomers and elders.
UK local councils are struggling to meet growing demand for housing services designed to help those with learning disabilities.
Demonstration Projects are being set up to trial direct payments to UK Housing Benefit claimants living in social sector housing.
HUD is resolving individual housing discrimination complaints faster and launching investigations on behalf of discrimination victims where no one has filed a complaint.
New Housing Benefit measures have been introduced to bring fairness and reduce spiraling cost of Housing Benefit bill.
Class action lawsuit on behalf of reverse mortgage borrowers and their survivors designed to head off illegal foreclosures and evictions.
More than 498000 senior homeowners renters and people with disabilities will be issued rebates totaling $234.2 million starting July 1 through the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program.
Apartment Association has created a Renter's Bill of Rights in order to educate the public on renters rights and landlords responsibilities.
People living with disabilities often face challenges trying to find affordable accessible housing.
Disabled Veterans Mortgage Relief Program will allow veterans wounded injured or otherwise disabled in the line of duty to make reduced monthly payments on CitiMortgage owned mortgages.
Affordable Rental Housing Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities initiative by the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation in partnership with the State of Maryland.
The PHFA Housing Services Conference is a three day event providing a focal point for training and networking activities for housing service coordinators and property managers.
The Home Depot Foundation announces a pledge of $30 million over three years to address veterans housing issues.
Rebuilding Together has partnered with Safeway to make homes and community centers more accessible.
HUD announced Wednesday that it is rescinding the 2008 rule effective immediately.
New Housing Benefit rules come into force today bringing fairness back to the Local Housing Allowance system.
NCOA offers free counseling for seniors through its Reverse Mortgage Counseling Services RMCS Network.
Worst case housing needs among very low income renter households with disabilities.
Building more family-sized social-rented homes and giving overcrowded households greater priority for rehousing would meet more Londoners housing needs.
National Healthy Homes Conference to address serious health and safety concerns in housing.
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