Homeownership: Empowering New Buyers

Recognizes programs that best provide homeownership financing to HFA targeted customers.

Judging Criteria

Homeownership entries will be judged on the degree to which they:

  • Are innovative
  • Are replicable
  • Respond to an important state housing need
  • Use data, research, and analysis to demonstrate measurable benefits to HFA targeted customers and underserved markets
  • Have a proven track record of success in the marketplace
  • Provide benefits that outweigh costs
  • Demonstrate effective use of resources
  • Effectively employ partnerships
  • Achieve strategic objectives

If you have questions, please email awards@ncsha.org or call 202-624-7710.

2009 Entries

Alabama Housing Finance Authority:
Alabama Housing Finance Authority

Colorado Housing and Finance Authority:
Colorado Housing and Finance Authority

Delaware State Housing Authority:
Delaware State Housing Authority

Idaho Housing and Finance Association:
Idaho Housing and Finance Association


MarylandDepartment of Housing and Community Development:
Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development


Minnesota Housing:
Minnesota Housing

Missouri Housing Development Commission:
Missouri Housing Development Commission

Nebraska Investment Finance Authority:
Nebraska Investment Finance Authority

NewJerseyHousing and Mortgage Finance Agency:
New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency

OhioHousing Finance Agency:
Ohio Housing Finance Agency

Rhode IslandHousing:
Rhode Island Housing

Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority:
Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority

Wyoming Community Development Authority:
Wyoming Community Development Authority