More Funding for Louisiana Road Home Program

HUD AND LOUISIANA ANNOUNCE SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT TO END LEGAL CHALLENGE TO ROAD HOME PROGRAM Approximately 1,300 homeowners in four parishes to receive $62 million in additional compensation WASHINGTON – Homeowners living in Cameron, Orleans, Plaquemines, and St. Bernard Parishes may be eligible for additional compensation…

LRA Report Identifies Top Recovery Priorities

LRA Progress Report Highlights New Construction, Infrastructure Priorities BATON ROUGE, La., (August 22, 2008) – The Louisiana Recovery Authority has identified the state’s top infrastructure priorities for recovering areas, according to the latest issue of the LRA Progress Report, which was released today. The report…

Tax Relief for Louisiana Road Home recipients in Pending Housing Rescue Bill

By Bruce Alpert Tee Times-Picayune WASHINGTON — Mortgage help for homeowners nationwide and tax relief for some Louisiana Road Home recipients sailed through the House on Wednesday after President Bush lifted his veto threat. The tax relief in the giant housing rescue bill is expected…