• May 22, 2012

    The Industrial Commission of North Dakota has authorized the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) to increase the maximum guarantee under the Rural Construction Loan Guarantee Program that assists development in rural communities with a population of less than 5,000.

  • February 16, 2011

    The group has been working diligently for two years to address housing needs for the elderly. The members haven't earned a dime, but none of them is in it for the money. "Because of our local affiliation with management and ownership, people have trust in us to do what we say we're going to do," said Bryan Slaba, CEO of Wagner Community Memorial Hospital-Avera and the board's leader. "The reason we got involved in this was for one thing and one thing only, and that was to investigate and create housing for our elderly in our community."

  • April 21, 2010

    Finding suitable housing in many rural North Dakota communities is a difficult task. In some areas, it has been a generation since new homes or apartments were built. In that time, both the economy and the needs of the people have changed.

  • February 15, 2010

    The North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) organized a Statewide Technical Assistance Team (STAT) in 2007. Since then, STAT has been working with rural communities to devise housing strategies, develop projects, and help address financing issues needed to see projects through to completion. Assistance from STAT is targeted to communities of less than 20,000 people.

  • November 7, 2008

    Twenty-three state Housing Finance Agency (HFA) programs were recognized during the National Council of State Housing Agencies’ (NCSHA) recent Annual Conference and Tradeshow.