Ask Governor Wolf to Extend the Eviction Moratorium

Share List On Friday, July 10, the moratorium on evictions in Pennsylvania will expire.  However, most people are still not back to work, and new federal and state resources have only just become available. That’s why we are asking Governor Wolf to extend the moratorium on evictions for non-payment of rent at least until the…

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Announcing PA Votes- a civic engagement initiative

Share List The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania is launching its PA Votes civic engagement initiative!   As trusted community leaders, nonprofits have an important role to play in ensuring all voices are heard and that includes encouraging all eligible voters in Pennsylvania to turn out to the polls.  The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania encourages nonprofit organizations in Pennsylvania to apply…

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Use Every Resource Available for Short Term Emergency Rental Assistance, Including the New Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) monies

Share List April 9, 2020 The loss of jobs and the resulting number of unemployment claims due to the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic is astounding. Over 1.2 million Pennsylvanians have filed unemployment claims since March 15. Put differently and into context, there were 15,439 unemployment compensation claims filed over the week ending March 14,…

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Day of Action to Keep Families Together on June 26

Share List We’re calling on our network in Pennsylvania to respond to HUD’s proposal to force mixed-status immigrant families to separate or face eviction. More than 25,000 families, including more than 55,000 children who are U.S. citizens or have legal status, are at risk of being made homeless by HUD’s proposal. Current law, regulation and…

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23Jan

Trump reverses Obama’s mortgage fee cuts on first day

Share List Author: Joe Light January 20, 2017 Soon after Donald Trump was sworn in as president, his administration undid one of Barack Obama’s last-minute economic-policy actions: a mortgage-fee cut under a government program that’s popular with first-time home buyers and low-income borrowers. The new administration on Friday said it’s canceling a reduction in the…

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11Nov

Urge Your Legislator to Pass a Full Budget for Housing and Community Development Programs

Share List You- our valued supporter, are critical to the work we do- ensuring that all Pennsylvanians have a home within reach. The Housing Alliance is proud to have a broad and diverse network and we all  agree that our fellow citizens deserve safe, decent and affordable  homes . As we gear up for 2017,…

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