Jumpstart Germantown: Encouraging Local Entrepreneurs to Rehab Deteriorated Residential Properties Webinar

Share List Webinar: Jumpstart Germantown: Encouraging Local Entrepreneurs to Rehab Deteriorated Residential Properties Want to give your neighborhood a JumpStart? Learn how this innovative community and real estate development model is working in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, and gain access to tools available to help your community replicate their success. This webinar will focus…

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09Jan

U.S. Weather and Climate Disaster Costs Top $300 Billion in 2017

Share List By: Bill Lucia, Route 50 Published: January 8, 2018 The cost of major U.S. disasters last year involving weather and climate cleared $300 billion, far surpassing a previous high mark, according to a report the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released Monday. NOAA said the nation experienced 16 weather and climate disasters in 2017 with losses of $1…

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14Dec

Homes Within Reach Workshop Powerpoints

Share List Published: December 14, 2017 Thanks to all who attended our 13th annual Homes Within Reach Conference! We had over 830 attendees and over 165 sponsors, which makes it the most successful conference yet. This year’s theme was “Shining Our Light on Housing Solutions”, where we envisioned a future together, working in partnership for…

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06Nov

PHARE in 2017: What will it do?

Share List Posted: November 7, 2017 On November 4 we celebrate the anniversary of Act 58 which dedicated a portion of the Realty Transfer Tax (RTT) as a consistent revenue source for PHARE – the state housing trust fund. This #GivingTuesday (November 28), you can help us raise dollars for advocacy campaigns to support our efforts in…

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25Oct

Legislature passes bill to help homeowners replace lead water lines

Share List By: Liz Navratil, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Published: October 25, 2017 HARRISBURG — Amid efforts to end the four-month-long budget impasse, lawmakers passed a bill Tuesday that would allow the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority to help homeowners replace their lead service lines. The provision, tucked into a key budget document called the fiscal code,…

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02Oct

Affordable Housing and Energy Assistance Fact Sheets

Share List October 2, 2017 Fact sheets were created by a group of energy efficiency and affordable housing advocacy groups to make the case that federal resources in these areas to help working individuals and families, and need to be maintained at the same level, in order to continue assisting the most vulnerable populations. PA…

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Oct

Webinar Recording: PHARE Application 101

Recorded on September 29, 2017

This webinar provides information to organizations and individuals interested in applying for Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement (PHARE) funding, administered by PHFA. PHARE funds have been used to leverage an additional $470 million investment in housing in Pennsylvania since 2012.

The webinar is an opportunity to hear about the details of the program as well as ask questions related to components of the RFP and application process.

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