HUD's Hammer Award Winners

MultiFamily SWAT (Special Workout Assistance Team)

Agency Name: HUD/FHA

Team Contact Person: Vyllorya Evans
Phone/Fax/Email: (202) 708-3055
City: Washington
State: District of Columbia
Zip Code: 20410

Brief Description
The Multifamily SWAT Team has reinvented the method in which HUD protects the residents who live in the 1.7 million housing units in the Dept.'s multifamily insured portfolio. In addition, this team reinvented the method in which HUD protects the taxpayer's investment in the Dept.'s $44 billion dollar insured Multifamily portfolio. HUD has trained and empowered 40 assett managers in new techniques dealing with severaly troubled property and how to get owners and property managers to make the needed changes.

Agency Contact: Rick Greenfield 202-708-2733
NPR Contact: Jerry Nikolaus, phone (202) 632-0150, fax (202) 632-0390, email

Date of Award: 09/26/96
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
Award Presenter: Bob Stone

Content Archived: February 28, 2013