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PD&R Quarterly Update: Advancing Equity in the Home Valuation Process

On July 29, 2021, HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R) held its Quarterly Update event titled Advancing Equity in the Home Valuation Process. During the virtual event, HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge announced a new interagency initiative called the Interagency Task Force on Property Appraisal and Valuation Equity (PAVE) followed by a panel discussion on the conditions surrounding inequity in home valuations.



Equitable Rebuilding in Detroit Through the Strategic Neighborhood Fund

African-American residents of Detroit experienced devastating effects from the Great Recession.

The Bloom Colocates Affordable Housing and Emergency Shelter in Alexandria, Virginia

Opened in 2020, the Bloom is a 97-unit affordable housing development that shares its 7-story building in the Braddock Road neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia, with Carpenter’s Shelter, a ground-floor emergency shelter for people experiencing homelessness.

A Visit to Cleveland, Ohio

Our niece’s graduation over the Memorial Day weekend was a perfect post-vaccine opportunity to visit family and friends in Cleveland, Ohio, for the first time in more than a year.

The Advance Child Tax Credit: An Opportunity for HUD-Assisted Families with Children

The American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act of 2021, also called the COVID-19 Stimulus Package, is a nearly $2 trillion economic stimulus bill passed by the 117th United States Congress in March 2021.



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