FEMA, State Funds Elevation Projects For 600 Properties

NEW ORLEANS, LA - October 31, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Louisiana Recovery Authority (LRA) and the Governor’s...

FEMA Implements Direct Housing In Louisiana

New Orleans, LA - October 30, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — In response to a request from the state of Louisiana, the Federal Emergency Management...

Commerce Secretary Gutierrez Announces $9.3 Million in Disaster Recovery Grants to the State of...

WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 23, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos M. Gutierrez today announced that the Commerce Department’s Economic Development...

Governor Bobby Jindal Announces the Appointment of Rep. Sam Little to the Louisiana Citizens...

BATON ROUGE, LA - September 16, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Today, Governor Bobby Jindal announced the appointment of Representative Sam Little to the Louisiana...

Preston announces disaster assistance for Louisiana

Foreclosure protection offered to displaced families in 34 Parishes WASHINGTON, D.C. - September 8, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Steve Preston...

Construction Begins on Ten Homes for Lafitte Redevelopment

New Orleans, LA - August 21, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — Providence Community Housing and Enterprise today celebrated the ground breaking of the Edmundite Homes, 10...

Senate Moves Forward on Road Home Tax Relief

Housing bill includes tax relief provisions for Gulf Coast WASHINGTON -- The United States Senate today to move forward on a housing bill that includes...

Commissioner Donelon urges consumers to protect their property with flood insurance

One-month countdown to the 2008 hurricane season begins today With experts predicting another above-average hurricane season beginning June 1, Commissioner of Insurance Jim Donelon is...

Landrieu Comments on New Fannie Mae Down Payment Policy

Continues to push for reduction in fees for Louisianians with lower credit scores. WASHINGTON - June 4, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — United States Senator Mary...

HUD Charges Louisiana Couple With Housing Discrimination

Husband and wife accused of violating Fair Housing Act WASHINGTON, D.C. - April  22, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development...

Senate Passes Landrieu Tax Cut For Gulf Coast Homeowners

$1.1 billion tax relief amendment to housing bill would eliminate so-called "Road Home Tax," spur business investment WASHINGTON - April 11, 2008 - (RealEstateRama) —...

State Announces Residential Property Storm Mitigation Incentives

Insurance premium discounts are available in 2008 to home owners who build or retrofit a structure to comply with the requirements of the State...

Rebuilding Together and NeighborWorks® Work Together to Assist Low-Income Homeowners

WASHINGTON D.C. - Rebuilding Together, the nation’s lead nonprofit working to preserve affordable homeownership, today announced that it has partnered with NeighborWorks® America. The...

Guide to the Upcoming Congressional Elections

The special elections for Louisiana’s first and sixth congressional races will feature a new election format. All future federal races will also follow this...

Rebuilding Together Teams with NBA for “NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service”

New Orleans - February 12, 2008 – Rebuilding Together New Orleans, a leader in the city’s post-hurricane renewal, will be hosting almost 400 NBA...

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Former Duson Housing Authority director pleads guilty to stealing more than...

United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced today that the former Duson Housing Authority director pleaded guilty to stealing more than $110,000 in funds. Patsy Clark, 60, of Duson, La., pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge Patrick Hanna on one count of federal program theft.