Under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, HUD gives annual grants to states and localities to fund housing and other community development activities.
Project-Based Vouchers (PBV) are a type of Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) that are attached to a specific unit.
The National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) provides funding to states to build, rehabilitate, and preserve housing.
The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) program, commonly referred to as Section 8, is the single largest source of federal rental assistance.
This program is designed to provide assistance to people who are either homeless or at risk of homelessness.
The traditional public housing program was created in 1937 and has nearly 1 million units nationwide. Public housing is administered by local public housing authorities, which receive funds from HUD.