Bureaucratic ineptitude leads to waste—and more people on the streets.
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Cabinet officials often use pseudonymous email accounts, but declaring them secret from records requests is another matter altogether.
The Democrat-controlled Senate meanwhile is proposing to expand the program.
Cities are asking for federal zoning-reform dollars to pay for plans that might never pass.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development argues in its complaint that a failure to allow emotional support animals amounts to illegal disability discrimination under the Fair Housing Act.
ACLU-Backed Complaint Says Not Renting to People With Past Evictions Is Illegal Race, Sex Discrimination
HOPE Fair Housing Center argues in a new federal complaint that an Illinois landlord's blanket refusal to rent to people with eviction records amounts to illegal sex and race discrimination.
Elizabeth Warren, Jamaal Bowman Want To Give Lina Khan the Power To Impose Rent Control on the Whole Country
Warren and fellow progressive Democrats have asked President Joe Biden to use the FTC, HUD, or maybe the FHFA to impose nationwide rent control.
It shouldn't be the federal government's responsibility to protect wealthy homeowners from the inevitable.
The overall homeless population stayed basically flat from 2020 to 2022. But the number of people sleeping on the streets increased 3.4 percent.
D.C officials are calling for sweeping reforms to D.C. Housing Authority's governance, or even a federal takeover, in the wake of a damning new report.
NIMBYism comes in many different ideological stripes. Fewer homes and higher rents is always the result.
The president has ditched a promising, free market-influenced revamp of Obama-era fair housing regulations in favor of a legally dubious new rule that's heavy on local control.
Landlords Are Suing To Overturn State Eviction Moratoriums. State Legislators Want To Extend and Expand Them.
What started as a largely uncontroversial emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic has now become subject of intense legal and policy battles.
The new rule would ask localities receiving federal funding to report on their housing market outcomes and propose concrete steps for improving affordability.
Plus: New York may ban 3D-printed guns and most Americans support Roe v. Wade.
The Manhattan Institute's Howard Husock debates Economic Policy Institute's Richard Rothstein at the Soho Forum.
The HUD Secretary wants to revise Obama-era housing regulations he says do too little to address the real drivers of housing costs.
Austin was part of a group murdered in Tajikistan.
Tenants are challenging a HUD rule that requires local public housing authorities across the country to prohibit people from smoking in their homes.
The city's housing authority committed to selling $138 million of government land for $17 million.
The Navajo Housing Authority has a long and storied history of waste, fraud, and abuse of federal funds.
HUD program a significant source of corruption and cronyism, and much less about helping the poor
How not to deal with abandoned foreclosed homes.
The fight between HUD and Westchester County has implications for property owners in the rest of the country.
The American Enterprise Institute's Peter Wallison on how government, not greed, was the essential ingredient in the 2008 meltdown.