Robert C. Weaver Federal Building Occupants

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Established in 1965, due to the passing of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, HUD is the principal federal agency responsible for programs concerned with the Nation’s housing needs, fair housing opportunities, and improvement and development of the Nation’s communities.

HUD's mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. HUD is working to strengthen the housing market to bolster the economy and protect consumers; meet the need for quality affordable rental homes; utilize housing as a platform for improving quality of life; build inclusive and sustainable communities free from discrimination, and transform the way HUD does business.

Last Reviewed 2016-06-30