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22Jun

Job Opening: Director of Facility and Asset Management, Office of Homeless Services, City of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Share List Posted:  June 22, 2017 Overview of the City of Philadelphia: With a workforce of over 25,000 people, and opportunities in more than 1,000 different job categories, the City of Philadelphia is the fifth largest city in the United States and one of the largest employers in Southeastern Pennsylvania. As an employer, the City…

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21Jun

County creating housing program for younger mental-health clients

Share List By Jennifer Learn-Andes – Wilkes-Barre Times Leader Published: June 18, 2017 An independent living house will be established for “transitional age” clients of Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services, county officials have announced. The clients being targeted generally range from ages 18 to 26. Tara Vallet, the agency’s deputy administrator, said the…

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Jun

Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia launches Home Mortgage Explorer

Share List By: Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia Published: Summer 2017 Data Source: The Home Mortgage Explorer provides lending estimates produced from publicly available Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) data. HMDA requires lending institutions above a certain asset size with a branch office located in a metropolitan area to submit loan-level information on the mortgage…

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Jun

HUD Announces 2017 HTF Allocations, $219.1 million Available Nationwide

Share List By: National Low Income Housing Coaltition (NLIHC) Published: June 19, 2017 The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) applauds the release of Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 allocations of state-by-state funding levels for the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The funding, approved on Wednesday, June…

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20Jun

Job Opening: Community Homeless Assessment and Referral Team Worker, Tabor Community Services, Lancaster, PA

Share List Posted: June 20, 2017 Tabor Community Services in Lancaster, Pennsylvania is seeking a full-time staff person for the County-wide homeless services coordinated assessment system known as CHART. Tabor, a non-profit housing and financial counseling organization that has served Lancaster County for 49 years, provides a comprehensive and integrated array of services and programs…

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Jun

Eastern PA COC Request for Proposals: Call Operator for Coordinated Entry System

Share List RFP Date of Issue: June 20, 2017 RFP Due Date: July 20, 2017 OVERVIEW The US Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is designed to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; to provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, States, and local governments to…

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15Jun

Community Planning and Development Program Formula Allocations for FY 2017

Share List By: HUD Published: June 14, 2017 Earlier yesterday, HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) announced the amount of national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) each state will receive in 2017. The total amount of HTF nationally is $219,168,373. You will also see how much other CPD money will be made available to…

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14Jun

Housing Increasingly ‘Out Of Reach’

Share List By: Margaret J. Krauss, WESA Published: June 12, 2017 Nowhere in the country can someone work 40 hours a week at a minimum-wage job and afford a two-bedroom apartment, according to a study from the National Low Income Housing Coalition. On average, a Pennsylvanian earning minimum wage would have to work 83 hours…

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