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2005 news releases
09/15/05 Homeownership opportunities expand for Native Americans throughout Central/Eastern Washington
08/19/05 Spokane County receives over $1.1 million to help people and families living with HIV/AIDS
06/24/05 Mortgage limit increase makes more homebuyers eligible for FHA insurance on their mortgages and home improvement loans
06/22/05 HUD grant to UW helps Mabton family become homeowners - architecture students to build "green" affordable home
06/17/05 Spokane Tribe "Indian area" expansion increases homeownership opportunities for Native Americans in three counties
05/17/05 New Neighborhood Networks Computer Center opens at Tri Cities Terrace II in Richland
04/27/05 HUD imposes sanctions on the Tulalip Tribes
04/26/05 $248,532 awarded to the Housing Authority of the County of Clallam to provide public housing residents greater access to supportive services
04/25/05 $350,000 awarded to the Tacoma Housing Authority to provide public housing residents greater access to supportive services
  $250,000 awarded to the Housing Authority of the City of Bremerton and $250,000 to Kitsap County Consolidated Housing Authority to provide public housing residents greater access to supportive services
04/20/05 City of Bellingham receives a $500,000 grant to fight homelessness
01/27/05 Dedication celebration for Fort Vancouver Apartments' Neighborhood Networks computer center
01/14/05 Tacoma and Spokane County receive national awards for innovative HOME programs
01/03/05 HUD announces higher FHA home loan limits to help more Washington families become homeowners
2004 news releases
08/30/04 HUD's "Homewise" program will sell a renovated home in Seattle at half-price to a service-disabled veteran
08/09/04 First-Time homebuyers in Seattle to receive nearly $600,000 for downpayment assistance
07/26/04 HUD and Shalom Ecumenical Center announce new construction celebration for Tri-Cities Terrace East - 40 unit building will offer affordable housing to low-income seniors
06/25/04 King County executive proclaims June Homeownership Month
06/18/04 Mayor Nickels procliams June Homeownership Month
06/14/04 Governor Locke proclaims June Homeownership Month
05/20/04 Jackson unveils funding assistance for public housing authorities - HUD to speed resources to cash-strapped voucher programs
04/12/04 U.S. marks 36th Anniversary of Fair Housing Act - HUDís Fair Housing Van to visit 10 eastern Washington cities educating the public about Fair Housing Rights
03/17/04 HUD offers to save communities millions in taxes - Tax tips could save large and small businesses in Tacoma and Yakima, Washington thousands of dollars a year
03/02/04 HUD releases report on reducing chronic street homelessness - Seattle among seven cities providing a lesson in how to help most vulnerable

2003 news releases
11/24/03 HUD announces settlements with lenders that financed fraudulent land sales scheme - Agreements could save 1,000 families $38 million
11/17/03 HUD study shows more than one in four Native American renters face discrimination
10/29/03 HUD/FHA implements "Appraiser Watch" monitoring system to curb predatory lending
10/21/03 HUD announces $574 million now available to Housing Authorities for public housing transformation, community revitalization - 2003 HOPE VI funding applications in today's Federal Register
09/04/03 First Neighborhood Networks Computer Center in Redmond
08/22/03 Families, community partners, and HUD celebrate in the dedication of a Neighborhood Networks Computer Center
06/17/03 HUD Assistant Secretary Michael Liu celebrates National Homeownership Month in Seattle
05/06/03 Bush Administration Seeks to Break Down Regulatory Barriers for Faith-Based and Grassroots Organizations
04/29/03 Neighborhood Networks Center Dedicated at Fahy West/Fahy Gardens, Spokane
  Neighborhood Networks Center Dedicated at Winchester Court, Spokane
  Neighborhood Networks Center Dedicated at TriCities Terrace Neighborhood, Richland
04/17/03 Region X Interagency Homeless Coordinator Appointed
01/22/03 $1.6 Million Increase Sought for Affordable Housing in Washington State

2002 news releases
07/08/02 HUD names liaison for Community and Faith-Based Organizations in Eastern Washington
  HUD names liaison for Community and Faith-Based Organizations in Western Washington
04/24/02 HUD and partners celebrate computer center for Kawabe Memorial House
02/04/02 HUD 2003 Budget Projection for Washington State