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Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities for Mortgage Finance in Indian Country

by nlc-admin | May 2, 2018

This report, Exploring the Challenges and Opportunities for Mortgage Finance in Indian Country, examines mortgage lending to American Indian and Alaska Natives particularly activity on federally recognized reservation lands (“reservations”). The analysis touches on the historic and social factors that have helped create the constrained mortgage lending environment on reservation lands. In addition to barriers like geographic […]

SECTION 4 CAPACITY BUILDING GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE REQUEST FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST

by nlc-admin | May 2, 2018

SECTION 4 CAPACITY BUILDING GRANTS NOW AVAILABLE REQUEST FOR LETTERS OF INTEREST As part of our commitment to making well-designed homes affordable, we’re accepting applications under two Section 4 Capacity Building grant funding opportunities: • National – Applications will be accepted for our markets across the country and towards national program areas • Rural & […]

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series – This May 4, 2018 on FLEAS

by nlc-admin | April 30, 2018

Don’t forget this month’s All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar will take place this Friday, May 4 at 1:00 pm Central Time. Fleas have you down? A pest of both homes and our pets, populations can quickly get away from us. Running and grabbing a pesticide generally doesn’t work unless you understand their biology and […]

US DHS FEMA – Draft Disaster Assistance Policy Guide; Request for Public Comment – DEADLINE: June 7, 2018

by nlc-admin | April 27, 2018

On April 23, 2018, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) released the draft Individual Assistance Program and Policy Guide (IAPPG) for forty-five (45) days of public comment. The IAPPG is intended to provide a comprehensive policy resource for state, local, territorial, and tribal governments, non-governmental partners, and other entities who assist disaster survivors with post-disaster […]

Bed Bug Basics

by nlc-admin | April 26, 2018

Bed Bug Basics Wednesday, June 6, 2018 | 10:30–12:00 p.m. ET   Hosted by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency Region 4 Office     Participants will learn: Characteristics of bed bugs and techniques to identify bed bugs Integrated Pest Management methods to treat bed bugs Expectations when hiring a pest control management professional States’ responsibilities […]