Tag: AFFH

HUD Proposes New ‘Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing’ Rule

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Multifamily by on January 10, 2020 0 Comments
HUD Proposes New ‘Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing’ Rule

HUD announced a new proposed Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) rule this week that represents a significant departure from the Obama-era final rule released in 2015.

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HUD to Amend Its Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule

Filed in Codes and Regulations by on August 14, 2018 2 Comments
HUD to Amend Its Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule

On August 13, HUD published a notice inviting public comment on amendments to its Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) regulations.

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HUD Delays Enforcement of Assessment of Fair Housing Plans Until 2020

Filed in Codes and Regulations by on January 5, 2018 0 Comments

HUD published a notice in the Federal Register today extending the deadline for local governments to submit an Assessment of Fair Housing until Oct. 31, 2020. Under HUD’s Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule, local governments must submit these plans to proactively identify barriers to fair housing choice and to ensure that their practices and policies do not promote racial segregation.

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HUD Seeks Comments on AFFH State Assessment Tool

As part of compliance with the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule, HUD has now released the State and Insular Area Assessment Tool and is requesting public comment. NAHB will review the tool in consultation with members and respond by the May 10 deadline.

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Free Webinar Addresses AFFH Rule

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Land Development, Multifamily by on December 9, 2015 0 Comments

Join NAHB for the HUD’s Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule: What Builders Need to Know 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. ET on Dec. 17. The webinar will provide an overview of the rule with particular emphasis on community participation requirements.

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