- HFA NewsAugust 25, 2016
Congressman David Cicilline, Mayor Jorge Elorza, Rhode Island Housing, West Elmwood Housing Development Corporation and partners will join together to celebrate the ribbon cutting of the mixed-use Sankofa Apartments development on Friday, August 26, 2016.
- HFA NewsAugust 24, 2016
A first-of-its-kind study uses THDA home loan data to identify the impact of homebuyer education classes on default and foreclosure rates.
- HFA NewsAugust 19, 2016
A new affordable senior housing development in West Fargo is filling up quickly. “Typically, it would take nine months to completely lease up a senior property,” said Jamie Hager, MetroPlains Management LLC regional manager. “We opened the doors in July, and we only have five apartments left.”
- Blog PostAugust 9, 2016
The Council of Development Finance Agencies (CDFA) on August 5 released its report on 2015 Private Activity Bond and Volume Cap Trends, which finds that states issued $12.9 billion in private activity bonds (PAB) in 2015, $1.3 billion more than the previous year. 2015 was the second year in a row in which states increased their PAB issuance.
- Blog PostAugust 8, 2016
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the U.S. Department of Treasury released the July Housing Scorecard earlier this month. The report says higher sales of new and previously owned homes, a lower mortgage rate, and higher home prices show that the housing market recovery is continuing.
- Blog PostAugust 5, 2016
On July 29, President Obama signed into law H.R. 3700, the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act (HOTMA), which will streamline and reform several federal housing assistance programs. NCSHA and a broad coalition of housing stakeholders have strongly advocated for this bipartisan legislation over the past year.