Urban development (121 - 130 of 235 items)
Survey of Effectiveness and Need for Equal Employment Opportunity Training at Department of Housing and Urban Development, Region IV
B-70896: Published: Apr 25, 1977. Publicly Released: Oct 27, 1983.
A survey of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) training provided at Region IV, Department of Housing and Urban Development, focused on kinds of training, selection of participants, and evaluation of results.Two categories of training were provided: skills and orientation. Skills training was provided for individuals directly involved in EEO programs. Orientation courses, designed to provide knowle...
Mortgages Assigned to HUD Under Section 221(g)(4) of the National Housing Act
RCED-84-40: Published: Oct 24, 1983. Publicly Released: Oct 24, 1983.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on the potential long-term costs to the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) of the provisions of section 221 of the National Housing Act.Legislation enacted in 1954 as part of section 221 of the act allows mortgagees holding mortgages insured under section 221 to assign them to HUD, if they are not delinquent and are at le...
Department of Housing and Urban Development's Proposed Field Office Reorganization
121489: May 26, 1983
GAO presented its views on the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) proposed field reorganization. HUD announced its plans to reorganize its field structure in a Federal Register notice as required by law. The notice included a cost-benefit analysis showing an estimated $30.8 million net savings over 2 years and an explanation as to why HUD believes that the reorganization will have...
Department of Housing and Urban Development Policies Concerning Multifamily Property Management and Disposition
121488: May 25, 1983
GAO discussed the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) policies concerning multifamily property management and disposition. Specifically, GAO addressed: (1) the basis for the prices that HUD receives on project sales and the financing mechanisms involved; (2) the current status of delinquencies on HUD multifamily assigned mortgages; (3) HUD responsiveness to prior GAO recommendation...
Impact of the Proposed Consolidation of HUD Field Offices in the Dallas and Fort Worth, TX, Area
RCED-83-155: Published: May 19, 1983. Publicly Released: May 19, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO studied the proposed consolidation of the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Dallas Area Office and Fort Worth Regional and Service Office into one office located at Fort Worth.The study showed that a $1.5 million potential cost savings projection, which was developed by the HUD Fort Worth regional staff, included personnel savings that...
HUD's Loan Servicing Contracts for Multifamily Mortgages Need Better Management
RCED-83-78: Published: Mar 14, 1983. Publicly Released: Mar 21, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO evaluated the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) reply to formal congressional questions concerning the HUD Region III contract and proposed nationwide contract with the private sector for loan services. HUD plans to utilize the private sector contracts to improve the servicing of HUD-held mortgages resulting in increased revenues from t...
Review of the Financial Statements of the Federal Housing Administration Fiscal Year 1977
090235: May 16, 1978
No summary is currently available...
The Federal Housing Administration Needs Clearer Criteria for Underwriting Single-Family Mortgages Insurance
CED-78-59: Published: Mar 13, 1978. Publicly Released: Dec 3, 1982.
The single-family home underwriting practices of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) in the New York area office were reviewed. In three Brooklyn neighborhoods, the volume of approvals and disapprovals for single-family mortgage insurance from May 1, 1976, to April 30, 1977, were determined, and the FHA underwriting criteria were identified.In the designated neighborhoods, FHA personnel: reje...
Feasibility of Financing Certain Housing Programs Through Various Methods
RED-76-115: Published: May 25, 1976. Publicly Released: Nov 19, 1982.
No summary is currently available...
Inventory of HUD Houses in Indianapolis, Indiana
107431: Dec 9, 1977
A comparison of the Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) inventory of acquired houses at the Indianapolis area office with those recorded in HUD's name at the Marion County Courthouse showed that HUD was the owner on record of 122 properties not included in its inventory. Some of these properties were shown as being transferred to HUD as early as 1973 and 1974. Analysis of the 122 p...