Trump Names Ben Carson HUD Secretary
President-elect Donald Trump has chosen former Campaign 2016 rival Ben Carson to become secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development...
United States Department of Housing and Urban Development
The United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is a Cabinet department in the Executive branch of the United States federal government. Although its beginnings were in the House a...
Portas Pilot Areas
The Portas pilot areas are twelve English towns that have been chosen to participate in a scheme designed to help to rejuvenate their shopping areas. The towns will implement ideas put forward by reta...
National Tenant Voice
The National Tenant Voice (NTV) was a UK body which was set up to ensure that Social Housing tenants have a say in shaping national policy on housing issues. The quango was abolished in 2010 under pla...
National Housing and Planning Advice Unit
The National Housing and Planning Advice Unit (NHPAU) was a quasi-autonomous non-governmental organisation (officially termed a non-departmental public body) set up by the Government of the United Kin...
Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Developments
The Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements Developments is a government ministry of Tanzania that "has been mandated to administer land and human settlement" in the country.
Department of Social Services (Australia)
The Australian Department of Social Services is a department of the Government of Australia charged with the responsibility for national policies and programs that help deliver a strong and fair socie...
Scottish Executive Development Department
The Scottish Executive Development Department (SEDD) was a civil service department of the Scottish Government from 1999 to 2007.SEDD was responsible for the following areas in Scotland: social justic...
Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) is the state's lead agency responsible for homeownership, affordable rental housing, community and energy assistance programs, and colonia...
Renewal community
Renewal Communities (RCs) and Empowerment Zones (EZs) are distressed urban and rural communities in the United States where qualifying businesses are eligible for billions of dollars in tax incentives...
Infrastructure Planning Commission
The Infrastructure Planning Commission (IPC) was a non-departmental public body responsible for the examining and in certain circumstances the decision making body for proposed nationally significant ...
Ministry of Housing (Spain)
The Ministry of Housing (Ministerio de Vivienda) was a government ministry of Spain. Its head office was in Madrid.In 2010 the Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero government announced that the Ministry of Ho...
Ministry of Housing, City and Territory (Colombia)
The Ministry of Housing, City and Territory (Spanish: Ministerio de Vivienda, Ciudad y Territorio) is the national executive ministry of Colombia in charge of formulating, implementing, and orient...
Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation
Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation was a non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Communities and Local Government. It was an Urban Development Corporation set up by t...
Ministry of Housing and Local Government (Malaysia)
The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (Malay: Kementerian Perumahan dan Kerajaan Tempatan) is a government ministry that is responsible determining the policies and direction to achieve the...
Potable Water and Basic Sanitation Regulation Commission
The Potable Water and Basic Sanitation Regulation Commission () is a regulatory agency of the Government of Colombia in charge of regulating the water supply and sanitation in Colombia, including the ...
London Thames Gateway Development Corporation
The London Thames Gateway Development Corporation (LTGDC) was a non-departmental public body sponsored by the Department for Communities and Local Government, with directors appointed by the Secretary...
Tenant Services Authority
The Tenant Services Authority (TSA) was the operating name of the Office for Tenants and Social Landlords, the former regulatory agency of registered providers of social housing in England. On 1 Dece...
Ministry of National Housing and Social Amenities (Zimbabwe)
The Ministry of National Housing and Social Amenities is a government ministry, responsible for housing and community infrastructure in Zimbabwe. The incumbent is Fidelis Mhashu.
Minister of natio...
West Northamptonshire Development Corporation
The West Northamptonshire Development Corporation (WNDC) is an urban Development Corporation set up to cover parts of Northamptonshire in England, by the United Kingdom government in December 2004. WN...
Ministry of Housing and Local Government
The Ministry of Housing and Local Government was a United Kingdom government department formed after the Second World War, covering the areas of housing and local government.It was formed, as the Mini...
Atlanta Empowerment Zone
The Atlanta Empowerment Zone was established in November 1994 as a 10-year, $250 million federal program to revitalize Atlanta's 34 poorest neighborhoods. Scathing reports from both the U.S. Departmen...
Minister for Housing (Victoria)
In the Victorian political system, the State Minister for Housing is a State Government cabinet position responsible for Housing. The Minister for Housing is responsible for the Office of Housing (for...