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[Secretary Donovan with Region 1 Administrator Barbara Fields and Larry Curtis, President of Winn Development, following a meeting in Boston to discuss Massachusetts’ new initiative to house homeless families.]
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Innovative Housing Initiative
More than 400 units of housing in 41 private developments will be made available for homeless families over the next two years.
[Learn more about the initiative]
HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino, along with local and state officials, celebrate an Implementation grant.  The grant kickstarts more than $100 million in community investment and improvements to a Dorchester Quincy neighborhood.
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Celebrating a Major Milestone
A $20.5 million HUD Choice Neighborhood Implementation grant is the first in the country to begin construction. The grant will transform Dorchester's Quincy Corridor.
Learn more about the grant.
[Project received funding from HUD programs, including HOME funds, Community Development Block Grant Funds and Section 8 Project Based Vouchers.  CDBG funds have also been utilized by the city of Chelsea to make public improvements, including a new 13,000 SF public park.]
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202 New Affordable Housing Units
HUD funds help transform the Chelsea Box District neighborhood into a vibrant, environmentally friendly, transit oriented neighborhood.
Learn more about HUD's CDBG program
[Need help paying your rent? To apply for low-income housing at a HUD-subsidized apartment, visit the management office of each apartment building that interests you.]
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Need Help Paying Your Rent?
To apply for HUD-subsidized housing, visit the management office of each apartment building that interests you.
Learn more about rental programs
[Buying a home? Your credit history is a key factor in determining if you'll be approved for a mortgage. A housing counselor can help you understand your credit and suggest ways to fix credit problems.]
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Buying a Home?
Your credit history is a key factor in determining mortgage approval. A housing counselor can help you with credit problems.
Learn more about homeownership programs
Open Government Initiative

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HUD Implementation of the Recovery Act

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Making Home Affordable

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Innovation of the Day

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Innovation of the Day