HUD to resume physical inspections

HUD to resume physical inspections

The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced on August 7th that the Department would resume Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) inspections of HUD multifamily and public housing properties and units. The Department had halted inspection in...
HUD Publishes CARES Act Guidance for CDBG Program

HUD Publishes CARES Act Guidance for CDBG Program

On August 10, HUD published a Notice providing guidance on program rules, waivers, and alternative requirements allowed in accordance with the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act for the $5 billion in supplemental Community Development Block Grant funding Congress provided to help states and localities respond to the coronavirus pandemic (CDBG-CV). The Notice also provides flexibility and relief for annual formula CDBG grants for fiscal years 2019 and 2020, so that grantees may use regular CDBG resources for those years as part of their coronavirus response.