- HFA NewsAugust 30, 2016
With a $1 million check to the North Dakota Housing Incentive Fund (HIF) in hand, a Bismarck banker challenged other state taxpayers to make a contribution to the affordable housing development program.
- HFA NewsAugust 29, 2016HOME BUILDERS FOUNDATION BUILDS 17 RAMPS IN THREE DAYS FOR DENVER METRO RESIDENTS IN NEED OF ACCESS TO THEIR OWN HOMES
The Home Builders Foundation (HBF) will execute the 6th annual Blitz Build and bring together over 200 volunteers to build wheelchair ramps for 18 Denver metro residents in just three days. This year, three of the Blitz Build ramp recipients are Aurora residents.
- 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.
- Blog PostAugust 29, 2016
On August 26, HUD published a notice in the Federal Register announcing the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Fair Market Rents (FMRs). FMRs are used to determine payment standards for a number of housing assistance programs, including the Housing Choice Voucher and the Project-Based Section 8 programs.
- Blog PostAugust 26, 2016
The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) and Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced yesterday changes to their loss mitigation requirements to streamline their processes and help struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure and stay in their homes.
- 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.