Mapping Neighborhoods where Low-income
Renters Face Greatest Risk of Eviction
A new tool developed by a team of Urban Institute researchers can help you prioritize the most vulnerable renters in the state as part of an equitable
COVID-19 response. As the pandemic exacerbates the nation’s affordable
housing and homelessness crises and widens racial disparities in
housing instability, localities must decide where to allocate emergency rental assistance funds to help renters avoid losing their homes.
Search for your county or Continuum of Care geography
to see which neighborhoods could be prioritized for emergency rental assistance.
FHA’s Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium
Extended Through December 31, 2020
On August 27, 2020, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) published Mortgagee Letter (ML) 2020-27, Extension of Foreclosure and Eviction Moratorium in Connection with the Presidentially-Declared COVID-19 National Emergency. This letter announces a third extension of the foreclosure
and eviction moratorium through December 31, 2020.
This extension is effective immediately upon the expiration of the existing moratorium announced in ML 2020-19. This guidance is applicable to all
FHA Title II single family forward mortgage and Home Equity Conversion
Mortgage (HECM) reverse mortgage programs, except for those secured
by vacant and/or abandoned properties.
Read the entire Press Release
New Executive Director for CDN
Claudia Wilson Randall will become the executive director of the
Community Development Network of Maryland on Sept 1.
Randall has more than two decades of experience in community development, housing and nonprofit leadership in Maryland, at both the local and state level.
See Press Release.
HELP US HELP YOU
Renew your CDN membership today!
Throughout the Covid-19 crisis, CDN has provided timely information to
you and your staff. It’s more critical than ever that we band together
for meaningful opportunity for all Marylanders.
Please click here to pay your membership today.
CENSUS CLOCK RUNNING DOWN
Please add census completion to your food, health and rental assistance messaging! Here is the dashboard for Maryland Census.
You can remind your clients and partners that
when a vaccine is found for Covid-19, it will be distributed
on the basis of census data! Outreach materials can be found here.