Alphonso Jackson

U.S. Housing Chief Resigning, Effective April 18

HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson, the highest ranking U.S. housing regulation official, announced his resignation today, effective April 18. He cited family reasons, but the FBI has been examining the ties between Jackson and a friend who was paid $392,000 by Jackson’s department as a construction manager in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. Also the housing

California FHA Limits Raised to Cap of $729k

California is the first to get the higher FHA loan limits up to a cap of $729,750. The counties that qualify for the highest amount are Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo and Santa Clara, Orange, Los Angeles, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz and Ventura. HUD Secretary Alphonso Jackson said