- 01 Senate Confirms Steve Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary
- 02 FHA Suspends Scheduled Premium Reductions
- 03 The 2014 Factbook Is Here: Order Your Copy Today!
- 04 HUD Issues Proposed State Fair Housing Assessment Tool; Announces Fair Housing Pilot Program in Collaboration with NCSHA
- 05 Senators Cantwell and Hatch Introduce Comprehensive Housing Credit Legislation
- HFA NewsFebruary 14, 2017
On February 10th the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) funded its second development in Ward 8 in 2017 with the financing of South Capitol Multifamily (4001 South Capitol Street Southwest).
- HFA NewsFebruary 10, 2017
North Dakota Housing Finance Agency honored several of its partners as Champions of Affordable Housing during its Statewide Housing Conference in February.
- HFA NewsFebruary 9, 2017
Today Vermont legislators from the House and Senate announced legislation predicted to raise as much as $10 million per year to support affordable housing in Vermont and reduce homelessness. For the price of a cup of coffee, Vermonters will gain better access to affordable and workforce housing including rental assistance and housing related services. H.217 and its Senate companion bill have over 35 sponsors.
- Blog PostFebruary 17, 2017
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), in a partnership with the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), has announced it is accepting entries for the Secretary’s Award for Healthy Homes 2017. The Award is designed to recognize organizations “making indoor environments healthier through healthy homes research, education, and through program delivery, especially in diverse, low to moderate income communities.”
- Blog PostFebruary 14, 2017
The United States Senate last night voted to confirm the nomination of investment banker Steve Mnuchin to serve as Secretary of the Treasury. Mnuchin was confirmed on a mostly party-line vote of 53-47. Mnuchin was sworn in shortly afterward.
- Blog PostFebruary 13, 2017NCSHA Urges Treasury and IRS Not to Set Federal, One-Size-Fits-All Definition of Concerted Community Revitalization Plans
On February 10, NCSHA submitted comments to Treasury and IRS in response to Notice 2016-77 regarding whether Treasury and IRS should issue guidance clarifying the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) statute's required preference for projects located in a Qualified Census Tract (QCT) that are subject to a concerted community revitalization plan.