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February 19, 2020 Metro Council Delays Referring Homeless Service Measure To Ballot Amid Revenue Confusion - Oregon Public Broadcasting

February 10, 2020  Florida Green Building Coalition and Ability Housing Celebrate Completion of 166-Unit Village on Mercy in Orlando, Florida - Mutlifamily Biz

February 4, 2020 The Two Biggest Questions Surrounding Measure C's Homeless Funding Voice of San Diego

February 4, 2020  Partnership for the Bay's Future Marks One-Year Anniversary: Public-Private Partnership Exceeds Initial $500 Million Goal to Preserve, Produce, and Protect Affordable Housing - PRNewswire

February 1, 2020 Denver’s in a homelessness crisis — it’s also a national leader in some ways - Denverite

January 25, 2020 Voice of Democracy Arizona – KFNX 1100

January 23, 2020 You’ve just been named California’s homelessness czar — what’s your first move? – Cal Matters

January 20, 2020 As Housing And Food Costs Increase, Are Wages Keeping Up? -KJZZ

January 16, 2020 Conference focuses on housing insecurity among senior citizens - NJTV News

January 16, 2020 Coalition Pushes Housing Plan For New York - State of Politics/Spectrum News NY 1

January 16, 2020 New York City Development Opens its Doors to Domestic Violence Survivors - Affordable Housing Finance

January 16, 2020 Q&A: Stephen Whitburn, candidate for San Diego City Council District 3 - The San Diego Union-Tribune

January 16, 2020 - Help or Else: A Governor's Task Force Suggests Forcing Cities to Take Action Regarding Homelessness—or Get Sued - Coachella Valley Independent

January 14, 2020 New housing for homeless could break ground in 2021 - Tribune-Star

January 13, 2020 Cities should act on homelessness or face lawsuits, Newsom task force says - Cal Matters

January 9, 2020 Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority, Corporation for Supportive Housing announce 2020 Supportive Housing Institute Teams - WBIW

January 7, 2020 Assemblywoman Luz Rivas Introduces Legislation to Create the First Ever State Office on Homelessness - East County Today



December 26, 2019 - Fleissner appointed to state homeless fund committee - ABC6 News

December 23, 2019 Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Awards The NHP Foundation $900,000 Through Its Competitive Affordable Housing Program - Benzinga

December 23, 2019 None of the Mayor Candidates Fully Supports the New Homelessness Plan - Voice of San Diego

December 22, 2019 Homeless for the Holidays: Survey Offers Insight into Homelessness - KIMT3 News

December 13, 2019 Faith, activist leaders gather in Chatsworth to talk about tackling homelessness - Los Angeles Daily News

December 6, 2019 A Literally Groundbreaking New Model for Housing & Health Partnerships - Housing Virginia

December 2, 2019 Opinion: McGregor Fund commits $5M - Record Eagle

November 25, 2019 New budgeting tools will help foster SDOH - JAMA

November 25, 2019 Lauren Fulton to Elevate Health - ImpactAlpha

November 24, 2019 First Phase of Bronx Mixed Use Project Delivers - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

November 24, 2019 King County, Seattle Could Create Joint Homelessness Response Agency - Seattle Weekly/ Bellevue Reporter/ Kent Reporter

November 23, 2019 Survey points to rising homeless numbers, gaps in system - Post Bulletin

November 20, 2019 Women in Real Estate 2019: Hunt's Rachel Diller is Committed to Housing Opportunities - Connect New York

November 19, 2019 New City Ordinance closes Rocherster's skyways at midnight - KMIT News

November 17, 2019 Trump administration ousts Obama-appointed homelessness official - United Press International (UPI)

November 14, 2019 Bronx Affordable Housing Development Opens - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

November 12, 2019 On the Potomac - AgriPulse/ LegiStorm

November 11, 2019 Elkhart County agencies team up to build apartments - South Bend Tribune

November 4, 2019 NJ Pays Hospitals to Build Affordable Housing - Shelterforce

November 1, 2019 Does CA Really Have 90k Unsheltered Homeless People? - PolitiFact/ Capital Public Radio

November 1, 2019 Program Links Homelessness to Health - Preoria Public Radio

November 1, 2019 Greg Abbott vs. Austin's Homeless - Observer

October 31, 2019 Homelessness is solvable - Bridge Magazine

October 30, 2019 First phase of Bronx mixed-use project delivers - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

October 30, 2019 Housing Matters: Pilot Program Links Homelessness to Health - WGLT

October 26, 2019 The private sector has a key role to play in carrying out homelessness plan - Voice of San Diego

October 24, 2019 San Diegans are building a movement toward real housing solutions - Times of San Diego

October 24, 2019 Butte effort to ease homelessness through supportive housing gets more funding - Montana Standard

October 24, 2019 The City Has a Plan to Fight Homelessness. Now What? - Voice of San Diego

October 21, 2019 Statement on City of San Diego Community Action Plan on Homelessness - The Guardian

October 19, 2019 San Diego's ever-shifting policies to combat homelessness - San Diego Union-Tribune

October 18, 2019 Study: Number of homeless people among county's jail population growing - San Diego Union-Tribune

October 16, 2019 City Council votes to adopt strategic plan - Patch

October 16, 2019 San Diego Council Approves Plan - Times of San Diego

October 16, 2019 10-year Plan to Address Homelessness - KUSI News

October 16, 2019 City Council approves plan - Fox 5 News

October 16, 2019 State Announces Participants for the 2019-20 Oregon Supportive Housing Institute - OHCS

October 15, 2019 San Diego Council Approves 10-year Homelessness Plan - PBS

October 15, 2019 Morning Report: Council moves forward on homelessness plan - Voice of San Diego

October 15, 2019 San Diego Council moves forward with homeless action plan - San Diego Union-Tribune

October 15, 2019 San Diego Council approves $1.9 Billion homelessness plan - ABC News 10

October 14, 2019 Plan urges City to re-evaluate police department's role - Voice of San Diego

October 12, 2019 Report: San Diego needs $1.9B for permanent solutions - PBS

October 11, 2019 A vote on homeless courts, perhaps - CALMatters

October 10, 2019 Morning Report: The Big Homelessness Plan Has Dropped - Voice of San Diego

October 9, 2019 City's homeless action plan calls for housing, services at cost of $1.9 billion - The San Diego Union-Tribune

October 9, 2019 Here's what the City's new homelessness plan says - Voice of San Diego

October 9, 2019 New Homelessness Plan Appears to Side with Faulconer on Temporary Shelters - Voice of San Diego

October 7, 2019 What has Gavin Newsom done to bolster homeless services? - PoliFact/ Politico

October 3, 2019 Governor's Council of Regional Homelessness Advisors Convenes - LA Sentinel

October 3, 2019 ICAN Housing Debuts Arbor Ridge - Canton Repository

October 3, 2019 Developers are critical partners in ending homelessness - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

October 3, 2019 Pop Quiz with Kimberly Black King - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

October 2, 2019 Hospitals are buying up housing units - USA Today/ Kaiser Health News/ Governing Magazine

September 28, 2019 City set to receive HRA update - Post Bulletin

September 27, 2019 Morning Report: The Plan to Come Up With a Homelessness Plan - San Diego Voice

September 26, 2019 There's a Lot Riding on the City's Upcoming Homelessness Plan - San Diego Voice

September 26, 2019 Babson College Convenes Global Conversation on The Power of Entrepreneurship - Babson Magazine

September 25, 2019 Funding to Improve Social Determinants of Health - Health Affairs/ Grantwatch

September 23, 2019 Homeless Solutions: Hospitals Paying for Housing - Pete Earley Blog

September 22, 2019 Trump's solution to the homelessness crisis - Truthout

September 20, 2019 Affordable building meets Passive rules - Real Estate Weekly

September 18, 2019 County, City Approach Homelessness Together - Post Bulletin

September 18, 2019 Joining Together Around Homelessness - Post Bulletin

September 17, 2019 Review of shelter data finds high numbers of ex-convicts - Associated Press

September 17, 2019 MN Homeless Conference Opens in Rochester Tuesday - KROC

September 17, 2019 Breaking Ground begins $100M Passive House project - NY Real Estate Journal

September 17, 2019 Green affordable senior housing breaks gound in the Bronx - BG News

September 14, 2019 Agencies scramble to get warming center ready by Nov. 1 - Post Bulletin

September 12, 2019 Passive House Project Launches for Bronx Seniors - Connect New York

September 11, 2019 Affordable Passive House Community Breaks Ground in NYC - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

September 11, 2019 Breaking Ground broke ground on its first-ever passive house project - NYN Media/ New York Nonprofit

September 11, 2019 Surprise! Trump wants to help L.A.'s homeless by cracking down on them - Los Angeles Times

September 9, 2019 Homeless Youth Must Be Helped with Services - Youth Today/ Bokeh Focus/ Foster Care/ Substance Use Magazine

September 5, 2019 Years into a homelessness ‘emergency,’ Seattle and King County propose a unified response - Crosscut

September 3, 2019 Innovative Hospital Housing Partnership - NJHMFA Blog

September 3, 2019 Several NYC Agencies Holding Contract Public Hearings - NYN Media/ New York Nonprofit

September 1, 2019 Governor announces members of Future Work Commission - Lake County News

September 1, 2019 HUD Initiative FYI - NAEH Blog

August 24, 2019 Entry into system is first step home - Post Bulletin/ MN Newspaper Association

August 24, 2019 Housing the Homeless: If people don't have the basics, you can't do the social work - Post Bulletin/ MN Newspaper Association

August 15, 2019 Governor Abbott says San Antonio could show Austin - KEYE TV CBS

August 14, 2019 California must not repeat old mistakes as it seeks new ways to end homelessness - Cal Matters

August 13, 2019 Greg Abbott Said San Antonio Could Teach Austin How to Help Homeless People. Experts Disagree. - San Antonio Current/ The Texas Tribune

August 8, 2019 Ceremonial groundbreaking pauses work on New Kensington’s Pioneer Apartments - Trib Live/ Valley News

July 29, 2019 Health plans voice support for bill to address SDOH efforts - HealthData News

July 26, 2019 Fact-checking Claims on CA unsheltered homeless population - PolitiFact

July 23, 2019 Institutional Investing and Affordable Housing - Forbes/ Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

July 20, 2019 Everyone In: Cracking the Homeless Crisis, One Story at a Time - LAist

July 19, 2019 Sustainability of Supportive Housing for Families in the Child Welfare System - The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring/ Youth Today

July 18, 2019 Governor Newsom Names Leaders & Statewide Experts to Advise on Homeless Crisis - California Globe

July 18, 2019 Time to Start Acting on Homelessness - Sacramento Bee

July 18, 2019 Newsom Adds Key Members to Homelessness Task Force - SCV News

July 18, 2019 California Governor Newsom Announces Regional Leaders - The Pine Tree

July 17, 2019 LA County Supervisor to Co-Chair New State Advisory Group - My News LA

July 16, 2019 CCC Celebrates Grand Opening of Blackburn Center - CCC News

July 15, 2019 New Program in Mecklenburg County: Keeping Families Together - C-M Housing & Homelessness

July 13, 2019 Campaign puts a human face on the housing crisis - LA Opinion

July 10, 2019 The Status of Blacks Experiencing Homelessness - Changemakers LA Podcast

July 10, 2019 Blackburn Center Opens with 175 Beds - Portland Tribune/ Pamplin Media Group

July 10, 2019 New Homeless Center Opening Today in East Portland - KXL 101

July 10, 2019 Housing & Healthcare - Affordable Housing Finance Magazine

July 10, 2019 Bill to Provide People with Criminal Records a Fair Chance at Housing - East County Today/ LA Sentinel

July 9, 2019 Montana Medicaid Planning A Supportive Housing Benefit - OPEN MINDS

July 8, 2019 Why we aren't ending homelessness in LA - Medium

July 8, 2019 CAMBA Debuts $100M Brooklyn Affordable Housing - MultiHousing News

July 2, 2019 Investing in Supportive Housing - MHF News

July 1, 2019 This is what it's like to be homeless in San Gabriel Valley - Pasadena Star-News

July 1, 2019 Survivors of Homelessness Tell Their Stories in Pasadena - Colorado Boulevard

June 27, 2019 CSH Announces CFO - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

June 27, 2019 Affordable Housing Alliance Announces Medicaid Effort Combining Health & Housing - CT Examiner

June 26, 2019 Text to Connect to End Homelessness - WGN News

June 26, 2019 Chicago Launches Text to Connect to End Homelessness - CBS2 News

June 26, 2019 DFSS Launches Text to Connect in Chicago - ABC7 News

June 25, 2019 CT Supportive Housing Keeps At-Risk Families Together - UCONN Today

June 24, 2019 Supportive Housing Community Champion Award Presented - WBIW

June 23, 2019 Housing is Healthcare for Montanans - Billings Gazette

June 19, 2019 Medicaid report highlights ways to reduce health care costs in MT - KXLF Butte News/ KRTV Great Falls News/ MTN News

June 13, 2019 Examining How Policies Influence the Cycle of Homelessness - WNPR/ Where We Live

June 11, 2019 Backyard Brawl - Architecture Boston

June 11, 2019 Housing and Health Care Under One Roof - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

June 10, 2019 Homeless Count Shows Increase in Seniors Living on The Street - Spectrum News 1

June 7, 2019 97% Success Rate at Helping Homeless Americans - Pete Earley Blog

June 6, 2019 District joins corporations to create housing, end homelessness - Washington Times

June 5, 2019 Breaking Ground on Housing in New London - CT Examiner

June 4, 2019 Wraparound Support is Key to Keeping Families Out of the Child Welfare System - Route Fifty

May 30, 2019 Homelessness declines in Pasadena thanks to focus - Pasadena Weekly

May 29, 2019 Strong Relationships and Shared Values Star at S:US’ Housewarming in the Bronx - SHNNY Blog

May 29, 2019 CDFI Fund Awards $3.5B in NMTCs - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

May 24, 2019 $55M for New Markets projects granted to NYC-based nonprofit - Crain's New York Business

May 24, 2019 $3.5B in New Markets Tax Credit allocations announced - National Law Review

May 23, 2019 Elgin Council likes idea of 24 hours' notice - Daily Herarld

May 23, 2019 Treasury's CDFI Fund Announces 2018 NMTC Awards - Yahoo Finance

May 21, 2019 Oklahoma Impact Accelerator Invests In the Community - Fox News

May 21, 2019 Governor Cuomo celebrates opening of 94-unit Morris Ave - NY Real Estate Journal

May 17, 2019 Investing in the Journey from Homeless to Homeowner - Delaware Business Times

May 17, 2019 Pasadena program takes unique one-on-one approach - ABC 7

May 17, 2019 Mixed Income Project Opens in University Heights - Connect New York

May 15, 2019 Gov. Newsom's Budget Has $1 Billion to Address Homelessness, But Advocates Want More Investment In Permanent Housing - Capital Public Radio

May 13, 2019 Moving Lockport's boundary may impact plan - The Buffalo News

May 11, 2019 Success of housing program prompts calls for expansion - Boston Herald

May 10, 2019 Supportive housing concept introduced as way to alleviate City's homelessness issue - The State Journal-Register

May 10, 2019 Springfield's Homeless: Is supportive housing the solution? - The State Journal-Register

May 10, 2019 Tackling LA Homelessness Remains Tough Challenge - ABC 7 LA

May 10, 2019 Inspirational Stories Shed Awareness on Homeless Crisis - CBS LA

May 7, 2019 CSH Calls on States to Support More Supportive Housing - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

May 7, 2019 New Highbridge Development Provides Housing for Formerly Homeless Households and Veterans - CityLand

May 2, 2019 New Program for Tucson Homeless Gives Housing First - Patch/ Arizona Daily Star

May 2, 2019 New program aims to house 150 homeless in Pima County - News 4 Tucson

May 2, 2019 Housing First: County launching proven, innovative strategy - Pima County News

May 1, 2019 Housing as solution is goal of national conference - WBAA/ Public Radio Purdue

May 1, 2019 Leaders Meet in Indy to Tackle Supportive Housing Expansion - WIBC News 93.1

April 30, 2019 HUD Secretary's Award for Public-Philanthropic Partnerships - HUDExchange News

April 29, 2019 A second chance: CCJ partners with Dorn Homes to house those in need - Daily Courier

April 26, 2019 How an Expanded Vision of MCOs Could Tackle Inequities - JAMA News

April 26, 2019 Ramon Jacobson to Executive Director - Washington Business Journal

April 26, 2019 Seasoned Community Leader Takes Helm - Yahoo Finance

April 23, 2019 Conrad N. Hilton Foundation Awards More Than $25 Million in Grants - News-Press/ Google News/ Business Wire/ Yahoo Finance

April 12, 2019 New affordable housing development coming to the Bronx’s Jerome Avenue - Curbed/ Bronx Times/ News 12

April 11, 2019 Strong and Thriving Families - USICH Blog

April 8, 2019 Building A Better Long Beach - LB Business Journal

April 7, 2019 Denver Supportive Housing SIB Program Sees 85% Success Rate - Open Minds

April 5, 2019 The Goal of Engagement is Engagement - Creating the Future

April 4, 2019 Denver is Breaking the Homelessness-Jail Cycle - Route Fifty

April 3, 2019 More money to fight homelessness - McClatchy Washington DC Bureau/ Sacramento Bee

March 29, 2019 Officials break ground on affordable supportive housing development - Signal Tribune

March 29, 2019 Nonprofit breaks ground on affordable LA Project - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

March 26, 2019 City launches down payment assistance fund - Real Estate Weekly

March 25, 2019 A New Home Opens for New Moms - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

March 20, 2019 Chief Population Health Officers to Know - Becker's Hospital Review

March 20, 2019 Starting with Stability: How Denver is Breaking the Homelessness-Jail Cycle - Urban

March 13, 2019 Housing advocates offer look at future - Orlando Sentinel

March 12, 2019 In Oakland and elsewhere, healthcare is investing in affordable housing - Marketplace/ Marketplace Morning Report/ American Public Media/ NPR

March 12, 2019 NYC Development Co-Locates Shelter and Affordable Housing - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

March 8, 2019 El Rio Health Opens 14th Clinic - Arizona Daily Star/

March 6, 2019 FHLBank of San Francisco Names Three to Affordable Housing Advisory Council - Google News/ Yahoo News/ The Bakersfield Californian

March 5, 2019 Cyndi Lauper's True Colors Fund Is Now True Colors United - Instinct Magazine

March 4, 2019 Wonder Women - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

February 28, 2019 Ramos co-authors bill for regional approach to homelessness - Community News

February 28, 2019 The Need for an Affordable Housing Reboot - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

February 25, 2019 What has CA Governor Gavin Newsom done so Far for the Homeless? - PolitiFact/ Jefferson Public Radio

February 21, 2019 To Reduce Chronic Homelessness, a Chicago Hospital is Treating it as a Medical Condition - WBUR Here & Now ER Use Goes Down As Hospital Program Pays Homeless People's Rent

February 21, 2019 Volunteer Nurses Team - Herald Courier

February 19, 2019 CSH is Changing the Trajectory of Hiring Practices - LAHSA

February 19, 2019 How volunteer nurses team with winter shelter to care for Sacramento County homeless - Sacramento Bee

February 18, 2019 Affordable Housing Reboot - NHPF

February 14, 2019 Homelessness in America is a National Crisis - Florida Daily

February 11, 2019 CSH National Summit - MyIHCDA Magazine

February 8, 2019 New Survey Tool Offers Insight Into Tenant Outcomes - Insites Blog

February 7, 2019 Who's News - Real Estate Weekly

February 5, 2019 Housing to Recovery Fund Established in Indianapolis - Inside INdiana Business

February 5, 2019 Indianapolis Mayor, CICF launch Housing to Recovery Fund - CICF

February 1, 2019 Indiana Supportive Housing Institute Honored with Key Award - WBIW

February 1, 2019 Diller Joins Hunt Capital - PE Hub Blog

January 29, 2019 LA approves $120M to encourage building faster, cheaper homeless housing - Los Angeles Times

January 29, 2019 Foundations, Corporations Launch $500 Million Bay Area Housing - Philanthropy News Digest/ Foundation Center

January 28, 2019 Hunt Brings on UrbanView - MarketWatch

January 28, 2019 Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Other Businesses Launch $500M Bay Area Housing Fund - Multi-Housing News

January 28, 2019 The key to new $500 million affordable housing fund? - Impact Alpha

January 26 2019 San Francisco companies pledge to raise $500M plus - Becker's Hospital Review

January 26, 2019 Businesses, philanthropists to raise more than $500M for housing - Daily Post

January 25, 2019 Bay Area businesses, foundations to boost affordable housing - Multi-Housing News/ Affordable Housing Finance Magazine/ Builder/ MultiFamily Executive/ Apartment Finance Today

January 25, 2019 Partnership raising $540 M to preserve, develop Bay Area affordable housing - San Francisco Chronicle

January 20, 2019 Supportive housing project aims to help vulnerable adults - The Oklahoman Newspaper/ NewsOK

January 19, 2019 ECHO Housing and Aurora announce project to build new housing - Tristate

January 19, 2019 Teams Announced for Indiana Supportive Housing Institute - Inside INdiana Business

January 18, 2019 ECHO Housing, Aurora selected for annual housing project - 14News

January 12, 2019 Tulsa, OKC eyed as proving grounds for supportive housing programs - Tulsa Public Radio/ Weekend Edition NPR

January 7, 2019 Who's Next: Housing, 14 rising stars in Denver area - Denverite/ Denver Post

January 2, 2019 Construction Begins at The Doe Fund's New Bronx Affordable and Supportive Housing Development - CityLand

January 1, 2019 Homelessness Strains Compassion for Some LA Residents - NPR/ All Things Considered/ KCRW