May 20, 2020 — Comptroller of the Currency
Comptroller of the Currency Highlights Final Rule Strengthening and Modernizing the Community Reinvestment Act

May 20, 2020 — Comptroller of the Currency
OCC Finalizes Rule to Strengthen and Modernize Community Reinvestment Act Regulations

May 7, 2020 — Washington Post
SBA Slashes Disaster-loan Limit from $2 million to $150,000, Shuts Out Nearly all New Applicants

May 6, 2020 — Housing Matters
What Can We Learn From New State and Local Assistance Programs for Renters Affected by COVID-19?

May 3, 2020 — The Washington Post
The Housing Market Faces its Next Crisis as May Rent and Mortgages Come Due

May 1, 2020 — LeadingAge
Rural Housing to Launch Service Coordination in Senior, Disabled Communities

April 30, 2020 — GAO
Priority Open Recommendations: Department of Housing & Urban Development

April 29, 2020 — Housing Matters
Five Ways State and Local Governments Can Strengthen Their Capacity to Meet Growing Rental Assistance Needs

April 28, 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
How Much Assistance Would it Take to Help Renters Affected by COVID-19?

April 24, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Signs $484 Billion Coronavirus Relief Package

April 22, 2020 — Forbes
Five Opportunities For Multifamily Real Estate In A Post-Pandemic World

April 21, 2020 — The Hill
Senate Passes $484B Coronavirus Relief Package

April 21, 2020 — The Hill
White House, Congress reach deal to replenish small business loan program

April 21, 2020 — Federal Housing Finance Agency
FHFA Addresses Servicer Liquidity Concerns, Announces Four Month Advance Obligation Limit for Loans in Forbearance

April 20, 2020 — HUD
HUD Awards $1.5 Million in Funding to Support COVID-19 Related Fair Housing Activities

April 17, 2020 — Senator Tina Smith
US Senator Tina Smith Leads 16 Colleagues in Bipartisan Push For Rural Housing Assistance Amid Economic Fallout from Pandemic

April 16, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Guidelines on Reopening Economy Let Governors Make Final Decision

April 16, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Taps Members of Congress to Advise on Reopening

April 16, 2020 — The Hill
Small Business Loan Program Out of Money Amid Amid Impass Over New Funds

April 15, 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
America’s Housing Finance System in the Pandemic, Part 3: Q&A on the Ugly Fight over Servicer Advances

April 14, 2020 — Housing Matters an Urban Institute Initiative
“The Future is Shared”: Why Supporting Renters During COVID-19 Is Critical for Housing Market Stability

April 14, 2020 — Nixon Peabody: Community Development Finance Alert
New IRS Rule on Amended Returns can Affect LIHTC Partnerships

April 14, 2020 — HousingWire
Mnunchin on Mortgage Servicing: We’re Going to Make Sure that the Market Functions Property

April 14, 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
Rental Market Likely Headed for a Slowdown

April 14, 2020 — The Hill
Aides Expect Schumer, Mnuchin to Reach Deal on Coronavirus Relief

April 13, 2020 — Roll Call
Rural Housing Losses Feared Despite Rescue Spending

April 9, 2020 — The Hill
Senate Democrats Unveil $500 Billion Short-Term Cornonavirus Relief Plan

April 8, 2020 — Rural Development
USDA Expands Provisions for Lenders to Offer Temporary Exceptions to Payment Deferrals
for Agency Guaranteed Loan Programs

April 7, 2020 — Housing Matters
The Role of Housing Choice Vouchers in Addressing America’s Rental Housing Crisis

April 7, 2020 — The Hill
Senate Aims to Approve More Small Business Aid on Thursday

April 6, 2020 — The Hill
Fed to Purchase Emergency Coronavirus Small Business Loans

April 3, 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
America’s Housing Finance System in the Pandemic

April 3, 2020 — Senate Committee on Small Business & Enterpreneurship¬†
Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act

April 3, 2020 — The Hill
Five Things Being Discussed for a New Coronavirus Relief Bill

April 3, 2020 — The Hill
Economy Sheds 701K jobs in March as Coronavirus Devastates Businesses

April 1, 2020 — Rural Development
USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19

March 31, 2020 — HousingWire
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Tighten Some Standards, Loosen Others Amid Coronavirsus Crisis

March 29, 2020 — HousingWire
Ginnie Mae Prepares to Offer Relief in Servicing Liquidity Nightmare

March 27, 2020 — HousingWire
COVID-19 Will Cause a Record-Setting Recession, Economists Say

March 27, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Signs $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package

March 27, 2020 — The Hill
House Passes $2 Trillion Coronavirus  Relief Bill, with Trump to Sign Quickly

March 26, 2020 — CNN
The $2 Trillion Stimulus will Slam the Mortgage Industry — Unless the Fed Comes to the Rescue

March 26, 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
America’s Housing Finance System in the Pandemic: Ten Stress Points to Watch

March 26, 2020 — The Hill
Senate Leaving DC Until April 20 After Coronavirus Stimulus Vote

March 26, 2020 — CNN
What’s In the $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

March 25, 2020 — Rural Development
USDA Implements Immediate Measures to Help Rural Residents, Businesses and Communities Affected by COVID-19

March 25, 2020 — The Hill
White House, Senate Reach Deal on $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

March 24, 2020 — Shelterforce
Housing Policy Must Change in the Wake of COVID-19

March 2020 — Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
COVID-19 Housing Resources

March 23, 2020 — FHFA
FHFA Moves to Provide Eviction Suspension Relief for Renters in Multifamily Properties

March 20, 2020 — Department of Treasury, IRS, and Department of Labor
Treasury, IRS, and Labor Announce Plan to Implement Coronavirus-Related Paid Leave for Workers and Tax Credits for Small and Midsize Businesses to Swiftly Recover the Cost of Providing Coronavirus-Related Leave

March 20, 2020 — American Banker
Regulators Issue More Guidance on Banks’ Pandemic Response

March 20, 2020 — The Hill
Treasury Delays Tax Filing Deadline to July 15

March 20, 2020 — Rural Development
USDA Rural Development Now in Enterprise-Wide Remote Operational Status

March 18, 2020 — HousingWire
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD Suspending All Foreclosures and Evictions

March 18, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Orders HUD to Suspend Evictions and Foreclosures

March 16, 2020 — The Hill
Trump to Propose $850B Stimulus for Coronavirus Response

March 16, 2020 — GAO
Working Capital Fund: HUD Could Improve Management to Better Achieve Efficiencies and Help Ensure Customer Satisfaction

March 13, 2020 – Vanity Fair
The Impending American Housing Crisis

March 12, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Weighing Potential Emergency Declaration for Coronavirus

March 12, 2020 — The Hill
McConnell Cancels Senate Break Over Coronavirus

March 8, 2020 — The Week
America’s Housing Crisis

March 4, 2020 – Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University
Digging Deeper into the Story: The Widespread Implications of the Growth in High Income Renters on Low- and Middle-Income Renter Households

February 25, 2020 — Department of Treasury; Community Development Financial Institutions Fund
U.S. Treasury Announces $130.9 Million in Awards for Affordable Housing Nationwide

February 20, 2020 — HousingWire
Trump Picks Dana Wade to Serve as FHA Commissioner

February 19, 2020 – CNBC
US Housing Starts January 2020

February 13, 2020 — The Washington Post
A Timely, Simple Idea to Boost Affordable Housing

February 10, 2020 — The Hill
Trump Unveils $4.8 Trillion Budget That Backtracks on Deal with Congress

February 7, 2020 — HUD
HUD Awards Funds to Build 1,100 Homes for Low-Income Seniors

February 4, 2020 – The Washington Post
U.S. Deficit to Eclipse $1 Trillion in 2020, CBO says, as Fiscal Imbalance Continues to Widen

January 31, 2020 — Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies
New Report Shows America’s Rental Affordability Crisis Climbing the Income Ladder

January 29, 2020 – HUD
Secretary Ben Carson Launches Affordable Housing Bus Tour in Kentucky

January 23, 2020 – Shelterforce
HUD Secretary Asks America to Accept Housing Segregation

January 7, 2020 – HUD
HUD Issues Improved Fair Housing Rule

January 3, 2020 – The Washington Post
Ben Carson’s HUD has a New Plan to Weaken Fair Housing Enforcement

January 2, 2020 — The Hill
Recession Tops List of CEO’s Economic Concerns

January 1, 2010 – The Hill
States Across the Country Plan Ambitious Legislative Agendas for 2020