NRD HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAMS FOR OUR MILITARY, VETERANS AND FAMILIES

NRD HIGHLIGHTED PROGRAMS FOR OUR MILITARY, VETERANS AND FAMILIES The National Resource Directory and the Office of Warrior Care Policy engage with programs for Service Members and Veterans across the Department of Defense, Department of Veterans Affairs, other U.S. Government agencies, and associated organizations.   Department of Defense Compensation and Benefits Handbook for Wounded, Ill,…

USDA Rural Development operates over fifty financial assistance programs for a variety of rural applications.

Programs & Services USDA Rural Development operates over fifty financial assistance programs for a variety of rural applications. Select a category that best describes your situation, and see what RD can do to assist you. We also offer a list of all programs. Programs & Services for Businesses Business & Industry Loan Guarantees Intermediary Relending Program…

HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING

HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING   HUD No. 19-096 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Tuesday June 25, 2019 HUD SECRETARY BEN CARSON TO CHAIR WHITE HOUSE COUNCIL ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING WASHINGTON – Today, President Donald Trump signed an Executive Order establishing the White House Council on…

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Westchester getting a New “Smart City”

Westchester getting a New “Smart City“ The city of Mount Vernon, in Westchester County is getting smarter. The community, which is just 22 minutes away from mid-town Manhattan via the Metro North Railroad, inked a contract with Hollywall Development Company, to transform it into a smart city. HWDC is a minority-controlled infrastructure investment firm which…

Darnell Sutton with Ras Braka, Mayor, City of Newark

‘Smart Cities’ conference highlights Newark’s tech infrastructure

By: David Hutter June 26, 2019 12:18 pm Newark Mayor Ras Baraka and New Jersey Institute of Technology President Joel Bloom used the occasion of the June 26 New Jersey Alliance for Action Inaugural Statewide 5G Construction/Smart Cities Conference to tout the technology infrastructure that wires the state’s largest city. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka. “The…

Amid a crisis of inequality, $2 trillion of tax-free investing in Opportunity Zones could benefit both rich and poor

PUBLISHED MON, MAY 6 2019  9:00 AM EDTUPDATED MON, MAY 6 2019  10:04 AM EDT R. Paul Herman, CEO, and Noah Strouse, investment analyst, at HIP Investor KEY POINTS More than $2 trillion in unrealized gains sit on the ledgers of investors and corporations, according to the Economic Innovation Group. Investing these funds directly in 8,700 Opportunity…

FCC Chairman Sets $20B/10-Year Rural Broadband Funding Plan

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will be facilitating $20.4 billion of investments into high-speed broadband networks across rural America over the next 10 years, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced during a briefing with President Trump on April 12. To distribute those funds, the FCC will create the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, which will provide funding…

Darnell Sutton is pictured with DC Office of Cable Television, Film, Music and Entertainment Director Angie Gates, Jason E. Turner and his son — with Darnell Sutton at Washington DC March Madness 2019. — with Jason E. Turner and Darnell Sutton.

Leveraging the Opportunity Zone Program- DC Mayor Bowser’s Annual March Madness 2019

Darnell Sutton attends DC Mayor Bowser’s Annual March Madness 2019 Washington DC Mayor Bowser Hosts Annual March Madness 2019 Event Leveraging the Opportunity Zone Program Today, Mayor Muriel Bowser and Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED) Brian Kenner hosted the fifth annual March Madness, a special preview of new and upcoming development projects…

HUD Awards $74 Million To Help Families Reach Self-Sufficiency

HUD No. 19-010 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Thursday February 14, 2019 Federal funding to support education and employment among HUD-assisted families WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today awarded $74 million to hundreds of public housing authorities across the country to continue helping public housing residents participating…

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Hollywall Entertainment (HWAL) forms new powerhouse division Hollywall Development Company LLC. (HWDC)

  HWDC is… Minority, Majority Controlled and operated consortium company that was formed by seasoned corporate executives from all major industry’s along with hand selected partnerships with Investment Banks, Global Capital Funds, Public Financial and Wealth Management Firms, Construction Engineering / Building Companies, federal agencies, state and local governments, non-profits, faith-based organizations, and housing authorities…

HUD Awards Over $2 Billion To Help End Homelessness – Federal grants to help thousands of homeless assistance programs nationwide

HUD No. 19-008 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Friday February 8, 2019   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today awarded $202 million in FY18 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program grants to support new homeless programs across the country, including nearly $50 million to projects dedicated to assisting survivors…

Morgan Stanley- Qualified Opportunity Zones –– A New Investment Possibility- Published September 2018

When the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was signed into law on December 22, 2017 (P.L. 115-97), it opened the possibility for tax-incentivized investments into economically-distressed communities, designated as Qualified Opportunity Zones (QOZ), in every state and territory. Taxpayers with unrealized capital gains may be able to sell or dispose of their appreciated assets…

Opportunity Zones Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is an Opportunity Zone? A. An Opportunity Zone is an economically-distressed community where new investments, under certain conditions, may be eligible for preferential tax treatment. Localities qualify as Opportunity Zones if they have been nominated for that designation by the state and that nomination has been certified by the Secretary of the U.S.…

Morgan Stanley- Finding Opportunity in Opportunity Zones

FINDING OPPORTUNITY IN OPPORTUNITY ZONES US Public Policy Finding Opportunity in Opportunity Zones Investors with unrealized capital gains can receive significant tax benefits by reinvesting in newly designated Opportunity Zones. We summarize the opportunity and explore direct and secondary beneficiaries. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act introduced a new federal tax incentive designed to promote…

HUD – EnVision Center

EnVision Center Under the leadership of President Donald J. Trump, the Administration is committed to reforming government services and expanding opportunities for more Americans to become self-sufficient. The EnVision Center demonstration will offer HUD-assisted families access to support services that can help them achieve self-sufficiency, thereby making scarce federal resources more readily available to a…

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Treasury, IRS Announce Final Round of Opportunity Zone Designations

une 14, 2018 Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) today announced the final round of Opportunity Zone designations for four additional states. In total, the program designated areas in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and five U.S. possessions. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created Opportunity…