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NLIHC Welcomes HUD’s Landmark Fair Housing Rule

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released the much-awaited Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) rule that is intended to improve compliance with the Fair Housing Act of 1968 by cities, counties, states, and public housing agencies. In addition to prohibiting discrimination in housing, the Fair Housing Act requires recipients of federal housing and community development funds to “affirmatively further fair housing” to overcome the legacy of residential segregation in the U.S.

NCRC Applauds Final Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule

Today, in reaction to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's release of the final Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule, NCRC President and CEO John Taylor made the following statement

NCRC Statement on HUD’s Proposed Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule

Washington, DC - July 22, 2013 - (RealEstateRama) -- The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) released for public comment a proposed regulation clarifying the duty of government funded entities to Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing. This highly anticipated rule provides guidance to over 1200 local governments, all states, and more than 4000 Housing Authorities and community development agencies who receive federal funds on their fair housing responsibilities under Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, commonly known as the Fair Housing Act

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Top Tips For Buying Your First Home

Buying your first home can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. While moving home can be a whirlwind, with a good understanding of the process and what documents you need to be completed by what stage of the moving process, you can rest assured that your move will go to plan. In order to make buying your first home easier for you, we've put together some of our top tips.

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Read NRMLA’s Statement to USA Today

On June 13, NRMLA President and CEO Peter Bell submitted the following statement to USA Today in response to the investigative series of articles on HECM foreclosures written by reporters Nick Penzenstadler and Jeff Kelly Lowenstein.