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HUD Publishes Opportunity Zone Implementation Plan

By Colleen Bloom, Director of Housing Operations, LeadingAge Below is a press release from HUD concerning implementation plans for development funding for low-income housing in certain areas referred to as “Opportunity Zones” (OZs), announcing as well plans for a new OpportunityZones.gov website and a new series of listening sessions (details not yet available).   In a […]

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Report Explores Financing Options for Housing Plus Services Models

A new report from the LeadingAge LTSS Center @UMass Boston explores how Medicare and Medicaid funds might be used to finance delivery models that use affordable senior housing as a platform for coordinating health and supportive services to help older adults remain health and independent and reduce their use of costly health care services. Exploring […]

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LeadingAge California Sponsors Housing Legislation for Master Plan on Aging

LeadingAge California is sponsoring SB 611 (Caballero, D-Salinas), which seeks to create the Housing Older Persons Effectively (HOPE) Task Force as a component of a larger master-plan on aging. California’s rising housing costs are particularly affecting our older adults. As costs rise, retirement incomes, such as Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI), have remained […]

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HUD Releases First HUD 202 NOFA in a Decade

The U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development has released a Notice of Funds Availability (NOFA) for $50 million of $110 million available funds. According to Linda Couch, VP of Housing Policy at LeadingAge, ” The NOFA provides significant scoring advantages to applications that leverage funds (ie, applications with other capital funding besides 202 will […]

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LeadingAge CA Sponsored Legislation to be Heard in Housing Committee

LeadingAge California is sponsoring SB 611 (Caballero, D-Salinas) to examine the increasing need of affordable housing for the state’s burgeoning senior population. The bill will create a Master Plan on Aging Housing Task Force, which will make recommendations to the Legislature to include solutions to help increase the supply of affordable housing for older adults […]