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The Federal Housing Administration is a program under the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that provides mortgage insurance on loans made by lenders that have been approved by the FHA. Mortgages that are ... More »

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The federal housing authority, properly called the Federal Housing Administration or FHA, is a U.S. agency dedicated to the formulation of construction standards and the underwriting of mortgage financing. It was first c... More »

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development offers programs that help citizens with home buying, home ownership, and housing, credit and rental assistance. These services are available to first-time home buyers ... More »

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You can apply for emergency housing services by contacting state, local and charitable recipients of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Homelessness Assistance program. The HUD's website provides a di... More »

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The Federal Housing Administration produces guidelines and requirements that FHA-approved mortgage lenders must use when determining the eligibility of FHA loan borrowers, according to the U.S. Department of Housing and ... More »

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Individuals on Supplemental Security Income, or SSI, can apply for voucher housing through their public housing authority, which is overseen by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, says Disability Secret... More »

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The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development website has an easy-to-use search tool for low-income housing in each state. Simply select the appropriate state from the drop-down menu and click "Next." More »

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