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Deadline tomorrow to submit Housing Awards entries

award-clipart-award_of_excellenceFriday, July 17, 2015. Entries must be postmarked or emailed by that date.

If you haven’t entered yet, now is your opportunity to share all the amazing work your agency has done for the community. Four awards are open for nomination:

• NMA Excellence in Housing Award (Large Agency)
• NMA Excellence in Housing Award (Small Agency)
• NMA Pioneer in Housing Award (Large Agency)
• NMA Pioneer in Housing Award (Small Agency)

The NMA Housing Awards is an annual event created to honor agencies that build bridges to the future and generate real change in their communities.

Award winners will be presented with an engraved trophy at the NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference this October in Miami. You can download the entry form on our website. Go here to read about last year’s winners.

If you have any questions, you can email marketing@nanmckay.com. Best of luck!

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2014 NMA & GoSection8 Housing Conference

Share on TumblrAugust 18 – 19, 2014 – Marriott Chicago Downtown Register early and save $50! All registrations prior to July 1 are $250 each. After July 1, registrations will be $300 each. Register Today! The NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference … Continue reading

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We are thrilled to announce the 2014 NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference will be held this August 18-19 in Chicago, IL!

Share on TumblrThe NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference is the premier gathering of housing professionals across the country. Dedicated to providing you with our best, you’ll receive valuable information and enjoy lively discussions with industry experts. Featuring four professional tracks … Continue reading

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Lee County Housing Authority receives High Performer Public Housing Assessment System (PHAS) Score

Share on TumblrMarcus D. Goodson, executive director of the Lee County Housing Authority, announces that the agency has achieved a High Performer rating in its Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) score. The REAC score is an inspection grade the Federal … Continue reading

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The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) has launched an online job bank for its residents

Share on TumblrThe Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) has launched an online job bank designed to connect public and assisted housing residents with job and training opportunities as part of Housing America Month. The positions are all with PHA contractors and … Continue reading

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Certification Summary Report Card

Share on Tumblr A Review of Various Sized Agencies and their Savings with GoSection8 In a tough fiscal climate with imminent budget cuts, GoSection8 can be a valuable cost-saving resource for your agency. GoSection8 conducted an analysis of different sized … Continue reading

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GoSection8.com and Oracle Team up to Integrate systems streamlining New York City Housing Authority’s Processes

Share on TumblrA collaboration between Oracle’s Siebel team and GoSection8.com allows the largest Housing Authority in the country to operate more efficiently. The integration of GoSection8.com’s comparable database and rent reasonable software with Oracle’s customer relationship manager allows for the … Continue reading

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Government shutdown: What you need to know

Share on TumblrBy: NMA (Nan McKay & Associates) Many PHAs are asking, “What does the shutdown mean to our agency and the families we serve?” Yesterday, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) posted a 67-page contingency plan which … Continue reading

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Join the NMA Housing Conference and GoSection8 User Conference – September 9-10 in San Diego, CA

Share on TumblrRegistration for the inaugural, NMA Housing Conference and GoSection8 User Conference is underway! Inspired by the demands of a tough fiscal climate, NMA is bringing you expert panels, certification classes, round-table discussions, free consulting sessions, and a focus … Continue reading

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HUD Talks About Making Voucher Portability Easier and Less Costly

Share on TumblrHUD has proposed changes to its Housing Choice Voucher portability rules. The suggested changes are geared towards making portability less cumbersome for tenants, and less expensive for the Housing Authorities. The government is accepting comments on these proposed … Continue reading

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