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Resources for Renters, Landlords as CDC Eviction Moratorium Expires

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership, Multifamily by on July 23, 2021 0 Comments
Resources for Renters, Landlords as CDC Eviction Moratorium Expires

The upcoming expiration of the eviction moratorium order mandated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is putting a renewed emphasis on the resources available to ensure those impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic are able to remain in their homes.

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House Panel Votes to Increase HUD Funding by $6.8 Billion

Filed in Multifamily by on July 16, 2021 0 Comments
House Panel Votes to Increase HUD Funding by $6.8 Billion

The House Appropriations Committee today voted to approve $56.5 billion for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for fiscal year 2022, an increase of $6.8 billion above the fiscal year 2021 level.

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Most Home Builders are Small Businesses

Filed in Economics, Multifamily, Remodeling by on July 13, 2021 0 Comments
Most Home Builders are Small Businesses

New NAHB research shows that despite declining self-employment rates and the rising top builder market share, residential construction remains the industry of independent entrepreneurs. Close to 80% of home builders and specialty trade contractor firms are self-employed independent contractors.

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Landlords Required to Report Accurate Rental and Eviction Data

Filed in Multifamily by on July 7, 2021 0 Comments
Landlords Required to Report Accurate Rental and Eviction Data

As pandemic-related government interventions aimed at protecting renters begin to expire over the coming months, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today published a bullet that reminds landlords, consumer reporting agencies and others of their critical obligations to accurately report rental and eviction information.

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Supreme Court Allows CDC’s Eviction Moratorium to Continue Until July 31

Filed in Disaster Response, Legal, Multifamily by on June 30, 2021 0 Comments
Supreme Court Allows CDC’s Eviction Moratorium to Continue Until July 31

In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed the eviction moratorium issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that is set to expire on July 31 to remain in place.

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CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium Through July 31; White House Announces New Federal Initiatives to Prevent Evictions

Filed in Advocacy, Housing Affordability, Legal, Multifamily by on June 24, 2021 0 Comments
CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium Through July 31; White House Announces New Federal Initiatives to Prevent Evictions

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today extended its eviction moratorium order until July 31, 2021, and indicated in a press release that “this is intended to be the final extension of the moratorium.” Due to a previous court ruling in which NAHB took part, this order should not apply to NAHB members who were members of the association as of Oct. 23, 2020 when the case was filed.

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Help Residents Access Rental Assistance

Filed in Disaster Response, Multifamily by on June 24, 2021 0 Comments
Help Residents Access Rental Assistance

Landlords can help connect tenants with necessary funding to help ensure that their payments are current, especially ahead of eviction moratoria expirations.

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NAHB Tells HUD to Prioritize Housing Affordability

NAHB Tells HUD to Prioritize Housing Affordability

On June 21, NAHB CEO Jerry Howard met with Lopa Kolluri, HUD’s Principle Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Office of Housing-Federal Housing Administration, and her leadership team to discuss housing affordability concerns.

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How Multifamily Projects Can Utilize Community Solar

How Multifamily Projects Can Utilize Community Solar

Many localities are considering ways to limit direct and indirect emissions from the building sector to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. One strategy for builders to consider is the integration or addition of solar photovoltaics (PV).

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Great Community Amenities Make This Award-Winning Development Stand Out

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on June 18, 2021 0 Comments
Great Community Amenities Make This Award-Winning Development Stand Out

2020 Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards winner The Waterline Club at Waterline Square highlights a variety of amenities that will continue to be attractive in the post-COVID market.

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