In the wake of the storms and tornadoes that struck Alabama, the state housing finance authority allowed low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) property owners to participate in a temporary emergency housing relief
HUD has identified 1,000 foreclosed homes in Alabama that can be used to house victims of the tornadoes that cut a swath across the state April 27. HUD officials say some storm victims may be housed in rental homes
Timothy Wayne Johnson of Bessemer, AL is sentenced to 6 years in prison and ordered to forfeit $2.5 million after he pleads guilty to two counts of mail fraud against an institution and one count of lying to federal agents.
Two measures in the Alabama legislature that called for the Huntsville Housing Authority to notify nearby residents if the agency purchases property for public housing likely will die when the
Huntsville, AL residents are furious over plans by the Huntsville Housing Authority to buy houses in middle-class single-family communities and convert them to public housing. Homeowners in
About 300 families served by the Birmingham Housing Authority can't use their Sec. 8 housing vouchers. The families are forced to move as a result and the housing authority has placed them on a
Tuscaloosa, AL housing officials are able to lobby HUD Secy. Shaun Donovan and the state's top federal lawmakers face-to-face to obtain a $20 million HOPE VI grant. The city wants to revitalize and
Birmingham, AL, housing official stage the city's first open enrollment in 2009 for Sec. 8 housing vouchers and a line of more than 1,000 applicants stretch for three blocks through the city.
A federal judge finds real estate brokerage RealtySouth culpable for charging legal fees to more than 30,000 customers represented by the Birmingham-based firm