Priority Focus Areas
The CARES Act provides over $12 billion to HUD to assist homeowners, renters, landlords, and communities impacted by COVID-19.
Part of HUD’s mission is to provide quality, affordable homes for all. The housing HUD insures and funds must be decent, safe, sanitary, and in good repair.
Congress appropriated $35.8 billion for HUD in 2017 and 2018 for recovery from Hurricanes Harvey in Texas; Irma in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and the U.S. Virgin Islands.