- HFA NewsFebruary 24, 2015
Multifamily Development Assisted with Federal Sandy Recovery Funds, Provides 64 Housing Units for Working Families and Individuals with Special Needs
- HFA NewsFebruary 20, 2015
- HFA NewsFebruary 13, 2015
- Blog PostFebruary 24, 2015
The MacArthur Foundation and the Urban Land Institute (ULI) recently launched a new online resource designed to explore the links between quality affordable housing and tangible social benefits, including public health, educational performance, and economic stability. The digital platform is intended to provide a user-friendly resource portal combining interdisciplinary research papers, reports, news, and original stories in a way that informs and promotes action for affordable housing.
- Blog PostFebruary 18, 2015NCSHA Urges HUD to Develop, Pilot State Fair Housing Assessment Tool before Requiring States to Submit Fair Housing Assessments
This week, NCSHA responded to HUD’s re-opening of the public comment period on the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) proposed rule to garner additional comments on whether HUD should delay the first Assessment of Fair Housing (AFH) submission deadline for states and other targeted entities.
- Blog PostFebruary 12, 2015
HUD Secretary Julián Castro appeared before a hearing of the House Financial Services Committee yesterday to discuss the financial health of the Federal Housing Administration (FHA). During the hearing, Republican and Democratic Committee members engaged Secretary Castro and each other about FHA’s recent decision to lower the annual premiums it charges borrowers to insure most single-family loans.