Community Development - City, Town, County, Parish, Disaster Recovery.

Community Development might not seem like much. But once your Community Development department in your local city, town, county, parish level gets hold of some serious federal grant money

Restore Louisiana Homeowners SBA DOB payoff Hardship application highlights

If you are in Louisiana and have an SBA loan from the 2016 floods you most likely are very aware of the June 20th 2019 HUD Guidance that allows you to use HUD CDBG-DR funds to payoff SBA debt if you can show HUD you have a financial hardship repaying debt

by Contributor published 11/20/2020 updated 1-15-2022 1 min. 34 seconds read

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Disaster Housing Needs for Louisiana 1st District Representative Steve Scalise

Disaster Recovery seems to be more of a knee jerk reactionary response by representatives more than what is promoted in the Get a Game Plan material. Imagine if leadership would approach disaster preparation like a general would preparing for war.

by Writers Pool published 9/19/2020 updated 1-15-2022 2 min. 44 seconds read

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Louisiana State and Local Level Assistance Referral agencies for the 2020 disaster recovery experience.

We have hundreds of local services and this is a short contact list registered with the federal emergency management agency FEMA.

by Murray Wennerlund published 9/13/2020 updated 1-15-2022 7 min. 56 seconds read

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U.S. Small Business Administration Louisiana Resources to Help Businesses Recover from hurricane Laura

Louisiana Small Business Development Centers SBDCs SBDCs are providing the following services to help small businesses impacted by the disaster no charge for any services:

by Murray Wennerlund published 9/10/2020 updated 1-15-2022 1 min. 55 seconds read

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Temporary Housing , housing assistance, mortgage and rental assistance, shelters, homeless prevention

This list identifies the most common housing assistance programs in the state of Louisiana. Other states will have the same federally funded programs with similar organizations. Be sure to check the HUD Exchange website for your state.

by Murray Wennerlund published 8/30/2020 updated 5-11-2021 6 min. 55 seconds read

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SBA DOB >120% AMI Hardship Louisiana 2016 floods

When you have no idea how to tell the upper income class that you will see no SBA repayment you come up with a plan that is so far outside the realm of HUD its 100 percent secured to fail the people they claim to be helping.

by Contributor published 8/5/2020 1 min. 12 seconds read

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Independent Contractors who filed or will be filing for PUA you may have been short changed by your state.

Youre told to apply for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance on April 11, 2020, but on March 27, 2020, the President signed Public Law Pub. L. 116-136, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security CARES Act of 2020 to make it available to you.

by Murray Wennerlund published 7/13/2020 updated 1-11-2022 2 min. 46 seconds read

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Coronavirus DUA PUA Unemployment Insurance Information Provided by the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance

Coronavirus COVID-19 Disaster and Pandemic Unemployment Insurance Information Provided by the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance

by Contributor published 5/1/2020 updated 1-11-2022 4 min. 53 seconds read

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Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) Independent Contractors / Self-Employed / 1099-MISC

Disaster Unemployment Assistance DUA Independent Contractors / Self-Employed / 1099-MISC

by Murray Wennerlund published 4/9/2020 updated 1-15-2022 1 min. 27 seconds read

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Part 3: How to advocate for your Forced Mortgage Payoff by teaming up with others to make a stronger voice.

Part 3 is about finding others with the same issue, even the same policy makers. Once you team up you will find your voices are stronger together. Your state will be working against you individually. Team up with others and present a stronger case.

by Murray Wennerlund published 1/24/2020 updated 1-11-2022 2 min. 10 seconds read

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