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Join NMA and GoSection8 for our national housing conference in Miami

Registration for the 2015 NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference is now open! We’re thrilled to be having the third annual NMA Housing Conference in Miami this year, and hope to see you there. In addition to informative and insightful sessions and panels, we’ll be announcing the 2015 NMA Housing Awards winners.

2015 NMA Housing Conference in Miami, FLmiami

October 5–6 at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay

1633 North Bayshore Drive

Register now and save $50 on each registration.

Visit the website to register!

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How to encourage poorer residents to use bike, car, and ride sharing

Share on Tumblrby Tanya Snyder   •   December 9, 2014 Washington’s Capital Bikeshare is one of the biggest and most well-established bike-share systems in the nation. Its annual fee of just $75 buys you unlimited free half-hour trips. The … Continue reading

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Third annual NMA Housing Conference to be held in Miami

Share on TumblrBig news at NMA this month! We’ve just finalized dates for the third annual NMA and GoSection8 Housing Conference. Mark your calendars for October 5–6 in beautiful Miami, FL! Registration will open January 1, 2015, and a discount … 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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5 Proven Benefits of Housing Vouchers — and How Vouchers Help Your State

Share on TumblrPublished: March 11, 2014                 Written By: Will Fischer A key question for next fiscal year is whether policymakers will adequately fund the Housing Choice Voucher Program, which helps more than 2 million low-income families rent modest units of … Continue reading

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Fort Wayne Housing Authority to Open Waiting List for Housing Choice Voucher Program

Share on Tumblr The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Wayne, Indiana (FWHA) is pleased to announce the opening of the Housing Choice Voucher Program Waiting list. FWHA will accept applications for the Housing Choice Voucher waiting list from … 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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Apartments.com Integration with GoSection8

Share on TumblrGoSection8.com, the largest rental listing service for the Section 8 housing market announced its integration with Rental Homes Plus, which is a subsidiary of Apartments.com, a national online resource for individuals looking for an apartment. What does this … Continue reading

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What is Section 8? Who is eligible and how do I apply?

Share on TumblrWhat is Section 8? The Housing Choice Vouchers Program (often referred to as “Section 8”) is the federal government’s primary program to provide housing for very low-income families, as well as the elderly and disabled. It provides qualifying … Continue reading

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Finding Affordable Housing Outside the Section 8 Program

Share on TumblrFood, water, shelter – all basic human needs. But for millions of Americans, having a secure place to call home is financially out of reach, even if they work full-time. Public housing helps over 2 million people throughout … Continue reading

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