HFAs’ affordable housing efforts increasingly emphasize making homes and communities more sustainable by promoting energy-efficiency, connecting housing to jobs, increasing access to affordable transportation, supporting educational opportunity, and making homes healthier.
NCSHA Blog Posts
- September 17, 2013
Join Housing Finance Agencies and other industry professionals this October 19-22 as they explore the latest issues in multifamily housing at NCSHA’s Annual Conference and Showplace.
- May 8, 2013
The Departments of HUD and Justice (DOJ), which are jointly responsible for enforcing the Fair Housing Act, have released joint guidance regarding the “persons, entities, and types of housing and related facilities” that are subject to the accessible design and construction requirements of the Fair Housing Act.
- Joint Center for Housing Studies
- New York Times
- March 7, 2011
Always scrambling for funds for weatherization, Dale McCormick, agency director, got the idea of trying to make money by selling carbon offsets for the reductions in carbon emissions the agency was attaining through insulating, weather-stripping and caulking homes.
- October 14, 2010
The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) recently announced that AHFC's Home Energy Rebate Program is one of the exceptional state-led energy-efficiency programs in the United States. ACEEE recognized a total of just 18 top programs from 14 states. AHFC's Home Energy Rebate Program received one of 10 honorable mentions awarded.