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26Apr

Sign up for Home Matters Day on June 12

Share List Monday, June 12th Harrisburg Capitol – 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Please join us to educate and advocate for increasing housing resources, ending homelessness, and eradicating blight in PA. We have the solutions now to make it so! 10:00 a.m. Legislative Visits 11:30 a.m. Media Event in the Capitol Rotunda 12:00 p.m. Lunch 12:45 to 2:00 p.m. Legislative Visits REGISTER HERE…

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25Apr

Job: Bridge to Wellness Case Manager, Nationalities Service Center, Philadelphia, PA

Share List Posted: April 25, 2017 Position Overview The Bridge to Wellness Case Manager position will provide case management, information and referral and support services to survivors of domestic violence through the Bridge to Wellness program. The Case Manager position will deliver the highest level of case management services through effectively determining eligibility, assessing needs,…

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Apr

Energy Efficiency Delivers Huge Savings for Pennsylvanians. But Some Big Energy Users Want a Free Ride.

Share List By: Daniel Bloom Published: April 20, 2017 Pennsylvania’s landmark energy efficiency law – known as Act 129 – continues to deliver huge electricity savings for the Commonwealth’s residents and businesses. In its most recent report on Act 129, the Public Utility Commission’s (PUC) Statewide Evaluator found that residential, commercial, and industrial consumers saved…

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Apr

Webinar:  Resources Available for Multi-Family Housing Energy Efficiency with  PPL Electric Utilities  and UGI

Share List Act 129, which became effective in November 2008, requires electric utility companies to cost-effectively reduce electricity consumption and peak demand on their systems. One way to do this is through energy efficiency measures. Electric utility companies have developed programs for residential and commercial customers to reduce energy output in their properties. The electric utility…

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Apr

April 20 Land Bank Call

April’s topics of discussion:

  • Hear from Bethany Davidson, Manager of Land Recycling, URA and Project Manager, Pittsburgh Land Bank, as she shares updates on the Pittsburgh Land Bank
  • Updates from around the state

Powerpoint slides Apr20

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Apr

Job: Housing Programs Specialist, Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership, Lancaster PA

Share List General Duties The primary goal of the Housing Programs Specialist is to assist in the delivery of programs, services, and resources related to populations with special needs, with an additional responsibility of supporting the agency’s fair housing and landlord/tenant education efforts. The Housing Programs Specialist will achieve these goals through the creation and…

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Apr

Erie land bank board conducts first meeting

Share List By: Kevin Flowers Published: Apr 18, 2017 The Erie Land Bank, aimed at fighting blight, is officially up and running. The land bank’s five-member board of directors conducted its first meeting at Erie City Hall on Monday afternoon. During the meeting, the board elected officers and adopted its bylaws, and started preliminary discussions on…

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20Apr

2008-2017 State Budget Chart updated April 6, 2017

Share List Revised 4/6/17 Figures are rounded. 1 Tax Credit; part of the Tax code not the Budget. 2 Also included in HSDF Block Grant. 3 2012-2013 through 2016-2017 funded from the Homeowner Assistance Settlement Fund, not General Fund. 4 Funded from Act 13 Impact Fees. Minimum of $5 M but by formula the amount…

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19Apr

Governor Wolf Announces New PHARE Funding to Support Affordable Housing across Pennsylvania

Share List Press Release from Governor Tom Wolf’s Office Published: April 13, 2017 Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced recipients of a new round of funding for housing programs made available through the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement (PHARE) fund. This funding is a portion of the Realty Transfer Tax earmarked through…

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