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Housing

Housing

General

▶Agencies

Housing and Urban Development Dept. (HUD), Housing Office,451 7th St. S.W., #9100, 20410; (202) 708-2601. Fax, (202) 708-1403. Brian D. Montgomery, Assistant Secretary (Acting). TTY, (202) 708-1455.

Web, www.hud.gov/program_offices/housing

Administers housing programs, including the production, financing, and management of housing; directs preservation and rehabilitation of the housing stock; manages regulatory programs.

▶Congress

For a listing of relevant congressional committees and subcommittees, please see page 439 or the Appendix.

▶Nongovernmental

Habitat for Humanity International, Government Relations and Advocacy,1424 K St. N.W., #600, 20005-2429; (202) 628-9171. Fax, (202) 628-9169. Chris Vincent, Vice President of Advocacy and Government Relations.

General email, advocacy@habitat.org

Web, www.habitat.org/about/advocacy

Christian ministry that seeks to eliminate poverty housing. Helps people attain housing through home construction, rehabilitation and repairs, and increased access to improved shelter through programs. Offers housing support services that enable low-income ...

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