As we reported in the Self-Help Builder News on June 9, U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development announced a pilot to use the “banded” method to determine low and very low-income status in 23 states and territories across the country.
Marshall Islands Development Bank (MIDB) recently celebrated the 100th home constructed in the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Mutual Self-Help Program.
In the quarter ending March 31, 2016, Rural Community Assistance Corporation (RCAC) closed 16 loans totaling more than $28 million to assist rural communities in Alaska, California, Hawaii and Washington. The largest loan will help finance Kunia Village, located in rural Honolulu County on Oahu.
National Rural Housing Coalition invites you to sign a letter of support for USDA rural housing programs in fiscal year 2017. The deadline for the NRCH Sign-on Letter has been extended to Friday, April 1st.
Although Utah can claim that it has led the nation in housing its chronically homeless residents—it counts now just 200—homeless numbers in the state continue to rise, with an additional 14,000 registering at shelters in 2015.