housing http://kmuw.org en Kansas Housing Resources Corp. Wants Your Help Spending $2 M For Rural Housing http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-housing-resources-corp-wants-your-help-spending-2-m-rural-housing <p>The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation is asking for proposals for using $2 million in state funding for rural moderate-income housing.</p><p>The program is open to communities across Kansas with populations of less than 60,000 residents. The grants and loans are for building multi-family or single-family housing, to rehabilitate housing and to build utility extensions to support new developments.</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 11:28:09 +0000 Kate Clause & Associated Press 18613 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Housing Agencies Receive $1.2M To Help Renters http://kmuw.org/post/kansas-housing-agencies-receive-12m-help-renters <p>Ten nonprofit groups and public housing agencies in Kansas have been awarded $1.2 million to help renters find affordable housing.</p><p>The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation announced the grants Wednesday.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">They say the funds can be used on subsidies for renters or to help them pay utilities and security deposits.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The award money comes from the federal government but the grants are administered by the state's housing corporation, an independent agency with a board appointed by the governor.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:59:44 +0000 Associated Press 12351 at http://kmuw.org Kansas Housing Agencies Receive $1.2M To Help Renters Top Morning News 2.07.13 http://kmuw.org/post/top-morning-news-20713 <p><em>Gov's&nbsp;reorganization of JJA gets more support; Legislators question Brownback's&nbsp;tax plan; Kansas housing organizations get money to help renters.</em></p><p><strong>Committee Backs Gov's Reorganization Of Juvenile Justice Authority</strong></p><p>A House committee has endorsed Gov. Sam Brownback's proposal to reorganize the state's juvenile corrections system.</p><p><a href="http://kmuw.org/post/committee-backs-govs-jja-reorganization-order">More...</a></p><p><strong>Kansas Official Faces Questions On Business Taxes</strong></p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:33:27 +0000 Briana O’Higgins & Kate Clause 12352 at http://kmuw.org Top Morning News 2.07.13