Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania Praises Decision by PA Supreme Court to Halt All Non-essential Functions Including Eviction

Share List March 19, 2020 As of March 18, 2020, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court announced that all non-essential functions would be halted at least until April 3, 2020. As a result no eviction, ejectment, or other displacement from a residence based on failure to make payment can be made. The Housing Alliance praises the court…


TRAINING OPPORTUNITY- National Development Council’s Rental Housing Development Finance Professional Certification Program

Share List The Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania will host a series of rental housing development finance courses and certification delivered by the National Development Council in 2020 in Pittsburgh, PA. Members of the Housing Alliance will be able to take this course at a discounted rate as a benefit of their membership. Courses can cost…


DCED chief: Everyone — from ‘grumpy’ to ‘high energy’ — can contribute to downtown revitalization

Share List From: Sunbury Daily Item Leaders planning to revitalize downtowns need to listen to “grumpy” and “high energy” people and keep both involved, according to state Deputy Secretary of Community Affairs and Development Rick Vilello. “Follow the plan,” Vilello, of the Department of Community and Economic Development, said. “That’s the biggest thing. Get a…


Hazelwood Initiative buying 63 properties to preserve affordability

Share List From: Pittsburgh Post Gazette An agreement between a neighborhood nonprofit and a local landlord aims to keep 63 homes in redeveloping Hazelwood permanently affordable. There is a signed sales agreement between Hazelwood Initiative and David Cunningham, the neighborhood’s biggest landlord, though the neighborhood development group still needs to raise all the funds to…