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Justice Department Awards $34 Million to Support Community Crisis Response

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The Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) today announced grant awards totaling $34 million to help communities address crises involving homelessness, mental health and substance use disorders, and other public health
MBA

MBA Opens Doors Foundation Topped $4.24 Million in Housing Assistance to Families in 2021

National
The MBA Opens Doors Foundation (Opens Doors) today announced that it granted $4.24 million in assistance to 1,784 families with critically ill or injured children in 2021. Opens Doors provides mortgage and rental payment assistance grants
Capital Impact Partners

Capital Impact Partners Teams Up with Amazon to Support Developers of Color and Advance...

National
Capital Impact Partners today announced a grant of more than $5 million from Amazon to launch an initiative focused on accelerating new opportunities for emerging real estate developers of color while also increasing affordable and workforce
NeighborWorks America

NeighborWorks America and Wells Fargo Are Keeping People Housed

National
NeighborWorks America announced that it has launched the Keeping People Housed initiative to address housing stability in America as millions of renters and homeowners seek help to avoid
VA

VA accesses resources to increase housing assistance for vulnerable Veterans

National
The Department of Veterans Affairs updated regulations Nov. 10 governing the Supportive Services for Veteran Families grant program to provide a more effective subsidy to Veterans in high-cost rental markets and to increase the cap in general housing

Clearinghouse CDFI Funds Second AHEAD Grant for White Mountain Apache Housing’s Veteran Rideshare

National
Clearinghouse Community Development Financial Institution (Clearinghouse CDFI) announced today it will help fund the second phase of the White Mountain Apache Housing Authority’s (WMAHA) Veteran Rideshare Program through use of the 2021 AHEAD Economic Development Grant Program (AHEAD Grant).
HUD - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD ANNOUNCES OVER $171 MILLION IN FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR NATIVE AMERICAN COMMUNITIES ACROSS THE...

National
This week the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that it is making over $171 million available for Indian Country. This includes $95 million
VA

VA awards $418 million in grants to help Veterans and families at risk of...

National
The Department of Veterans Affairs awarded $418 million in grants to more than 260 non-profit organizations in June, allowing low-income Veteran families around the nation to access services under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families
FEMA

FEMA Announces $700 million in Hazard Mitigation Selections

National
FEMA has selected the subapplications for the $700 million being made available in fiscal year 2020 (FY20) for Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) and Flood Mitigation Assistance (FMA) grant programs.
Mercy Housing

Mercy Housing California to Receive $100,000 Our Town Grant from the National Endowment for...

National
Mercy Housing California has been approved for a $100,000 Our Town grant to support The Community Stories Project, a public art initiative and partnership with the San Francisco Arts
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Highlights $59 Million Investment in Reducing Gun Violence and Building Safer Neighborhoods

National
Mayor Muriel Bowser was joined by public safety officials and gun violence prevention advocates at the Douglass Community Center to highlight her $59 million investment in reducing gun violence
Mayor Muriel Bowser

Mayor Bowser Announces $350 Million Rent and Utility Assistance Program for DC Residents

National
Mayor Muriel Bowser launched a new program to provide financial assistance to DC residents struggling to make rent and utility payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Through the Stronger Together by Assisting You (STAY DC) program, renters
VA

Tester Fix Cuts Red Tape on Funding for Organizations Assisting Homeless Veterans Amid COVID-19...

National
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced $50 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) capital grants
NeighborWorks America

NeighborWorks America awards more than $77 million in flexible grants to 239 nonprofits

National
NeighborWorks America will award more than $77 million in flexible grants to 239 nonprofit organizations, all members of the NeighborWorks network. These grants will enable NeighborWorks network organizations to continue the work they do every day

HOW TO GET A FREE BOILER OR GOVERNMENT BOILER GRANT?

National
Do you know that you can get a free boiler or government boiler grant? Yes, you can! All you need to do is to check if you are qualified for the free boiler or government boiler grant. If you need a replacement for your old boiler or to replace your spoilt boiler, then apply for a free boiler or government boiler grant. The grant can help you save some extra cash off the budget of purchasing a new boiler.
CHA

CHA launches JobsPlus program at Dearborn Homes that connects residents to opportunities

National
The Chicago Housing Authority launched its JobsPlus program at Dearborn Homes virtually Wednesday, officially kicking off a program that supports residents with employment, education and financial services. It was made possible through a $2.8 million
FEMA

Historic Preservation, Hospital Projects Highlight December Public Assistance Grant Awards

National
Collaboration between the Territory and FEMA’s Public Assistance team led to the approval of $25.8 million in December to support recovery from the 2017 hurricanes.
NAR

Realtors® Call for 2021 Applications for its Volunteering Works Grant and Mentoring Program

National
For 12 years, the National Association of Realtors® has given Realtors® who have demonstrated a commitment to public service an opportunity to enhance their charitable work

Santa for a Day delivers 1,400 gifts to CHA children who wrote letters to...

National
For the third consecutive year, Santa for a Day – a website that connects retailers with donors to grant children Christmas gifts – delivered gifts to Chicago Housing Authority children who wrote letters to Santa Claus. About 1,400 gifts were delivered to nine CHA locations around Chicago last week.
CHA

CHA resident-owned businesses awarded grants to aid in COVID-19 relief efforts

National
Seven Chicago Housing Authority resident- owned businesses were recently awarded $5,000 grants from the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago's "Targeted Impact Fund" to support relief efforts for populations hardest hit by COVID-19.

Business Real Estate Press Releases

FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Is a Career In Real Estate Right For You?

A career in real estate is something many Canadians have considered, and with good reason. In Ontario, the average income for real estate agents is $100,000, with an average entry-level income of $75,000. However, the obvious appeal of real estate means it is a highly competitive field, with Canada having 108,000 agents, implying one in every 245 people over the age of 19 is following the same career path.

Landlord Tax Tips