It was immediately apparent that a vacuum was created after Douglas County Colorado Board of Commissioners voted to decline taking HUD grants. As part of the decision, a proposal was made to seek alternative sources of funds, specifically to evaluate the prospect of establishing a fund(s) for matching donations given to existing non-profit grant recipients. Continue Reading
This is a simple brochure intended to alert unsuspecting local governments that the ground rules for accepting HUD grants has changed. HUD’s new Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule Alert to Local Governments Local officials need to be alerted to a massive Federal takeover of our communities. As of July 16, 2015, HUD has a new Continue Reading
This proposal is being submitted and distributed to the Colorado Republican Caucus as a resolution for the Republican Party Platform. “:)” Proposal Colorado Republican Party Platform Resolution March 1, 2016 Opposition to the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule The Colorado Republican Party Supports: S. Senate bill S.1909 (withdraw the AFFH Tool) House bill H.R.1995 opposing Continue Reading
Sustainable Freedom Lab “HOW TO BEAT AFFH NOW” by John Anthony Describes the effects of HUD’s new AFFH ruling on local zoning laws and land use.
An HOA Handout Analysis of Impediments (AI) Accepted by Douglas County Does your community have a similar AI? The 4 year old document below, “2011 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice” by BBC RESEARCH & CONSULTING, contracted to analyze impediments to fair housing in Douglas County. The seeds for the new HUD AFFH rule Continue Reading
The following is intended for use by activists attending HOA meetings. Copy into Word, modify, and print copies for distribution. Alert to Douglas County Residents As concerned citizens, we feel our local officials need to be alerted to a massive Federal takeover of our communities As of July 16, 2015, HUD has a new Continue Reading
Get to know answers to HUD advocate Lies Denver Metro Fair Housing Center click here: About AFFH
Homeowner Associations need to be notified about the new insultingly misnamed Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing, AFFH, rule and HUD’s intent on ignoring local zoning laws, not the least of which are HOA covenants. Neighborhoods with HOA’s are typically in desireable suburb locations where the value of both the homes within the HOA and the surrounding Continue Reading