*Tomorrow* CFO Alex Sink’s Florida Housing Help Initiative to Hold Workshop in Orlando

ORLANDO, FL - September 17, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Florida CFO Alex Sink’s Department of Financial Services will offer a Florida Housing Help workshop tomorrow in Orlando. Struggling homeowners will be able talk to lenders and certified HUD counselors about foreclosure issues and options. Representatives of various banks including SunTrust, Chase, Bank of America, Fifth Third, Freddie Mac, HSBC, Wachovia/Wells Fargo will be available, along with counselors from In Charge, HANDS, Consumer Credit Counseling Services, the Internal Revenue Service and Community Legal Services.

Progress for Central Florida

Orlando, FOL - October 14, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- Congressman Alan Grayson, U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan, and Mayor Buddy Dyer toured a neighborhood and highlighted two successful programs helping resolve the problems of foreclosure and slumping property values today in Orlando.

HUD Announces HUD – VASH Awards for 2009

WASHINGTON, DC - August 7, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) -- On July 15, The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the award of the HUD - VASH housing voucher allocations nationwide.

Martinez Announces more than $63 Million in Disaster Relief for Florida

WASHINGTON, DC - June 10, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) – U.S. Senator Mel Martinez (R-FL) today announced that Florida will receive $63,606,850 for areas affected by natural disasters during 2008. The funds, provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, are for expenses related to disaster relief, long-term recovery, and restoration of infrastructure, housing, and economic revitalization in the state

Community Services alerts homeowners to new federal Web site

TAVARES, FL - March 30, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Lake County Department of Community Services is alerting local homeowners to a recently launched federal government Web site ( that outlines information about the President’s loan modification and refinancing program

HUD Approves Demolition of Dunbar Village One Year after Vicious Attack

Portion of apartments at complex where mother and son were brutally attacked will be torn downWASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

Florida Housing Authority Returned to Local Control After Four Years Under Federal Receivership

WASHINGTON - Following four years under federal control, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) retuned the Riviera Beach (Fla.) Housing Authority...


HUD Secretary tours Fulfillment Center to promote safety and affordability of FHA-backed mortgages  JACKSONVILLE - Thousands of Floridians are benefiting from a new government-backed mortgage refinancing...


Charleston home to be a model for sustainability and green building ORLANDO, FL - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today unveiled its...

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