Monthly Archives: January 2015

Important Contact Information

Please click on the links below to access important contact information:

Region III – Philadelphia Regional Office, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)

Pittsburgh Field Office, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)

Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) Contacts

National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) Contacts

Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) Contacts

Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development (PA DCED) Contacts  Note: This link will connect you to the Commonwealth Phone Directory, including PA DCED contacts.  Scroll down the page and click on Department of Community and Economic Development for up-to-date listings.

Pennsylvania State Civil Service Commission (SCSC) Contacts

The Simple Dollar Guide to Buying a New Home

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ReThink Housing

ReThink Housing is an inititative created to increase awareness of and encourage people to learn more about the benefits of public housing.  Visit ReThink Housing to watch inspiring videos, gather enlightening facts and figures, and see statistical proof that public housing and related services support families, build communities, foster education and provide stability.  

UpStreet Architects, Inc.

Karen L. Welsh, R.A., President | Category: Architecture and Engineering

Phone: 724.349.3601 | Fax: 724.349.5779 |

541 Philadelphia Street, Indiana, PA  15701

Full-service architectural firm with expertise in affordable multi-family, senior and special needs housing, and mixed-use developments including new construction, renovation, rehabilitation, and historic preservation projects in both urban and rural settings.  Design and construction services in compliance with PHFA, DCED, HUD, FHBL and USDA FmHA requirements.