Helpful Links

Please browse the helpful links below provided to assist you in locating useful information or contacts.  Also feel free to forward information or links to kelly@pahra.org for future posting in this area. 

 

 

 

 

 

The Simple Dollar Guide to Buying a New Home

The Simple Dollar offers insightful analysis and effective money saving tips with the goal of helping others achieve as much value as possible for money spent in all aspects of their lives.  The Simple Dollar is sharing this free guide on buying a new home, designed to walk readers through every step of the home buying process, from the initial purchase decision through final closing.  Feel free to share this excellent resource with First Time Homebuyers, Family Self-Sufficiency participants, or supportive service recipients.  

Important Contact Information

Please click on the link to access important contact information:  

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Contacts – Philadelphia Regional Office & Pittsburgh Field Office 

Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) Contacts 

National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) Contacts 

Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) Contacts 

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.  

FHLBank Pittsburgh Low-Rate Lending for Housing & Economic Development

FHLBank Pittsburgh Low-Rate Lending for Housing & Economic Development

HUD Re-Entry Initiative

Reentry Initiative Presentation

Click the link above to access the PowerPoint presentation presented by the HUD Philadelphia Office of Public Housing at the PAHRA Spring Conference & Expo, June 22, 2016. 

HEARING OFFICERS – A Difficult Duty

Presented by Jennifer Sun Park, Esq., Cohen & Grigsby, PC at the PAHRA Spring Conference & Expo, June 22, 2016.  To obtain a copy of the presentation, please contact Jennifer at jpark@cohenlaw.com or phone 412.297.4749.

 

 

MoneySavingPro

MoneySavingPro (http://www.moneysavingpro.com) is a comprehensive guide created by consumers for consumers to help with financial decisions both large and small.  

PA State Civil Service Commission-Policy Assistance & Audit Division

SCSC Forms

Process for filling Positions

Process-for-filling-ED-Positions

CERT Manual

CPS Manual