Rental Housing: Encouraging New Production

Recognizes programs that best support the new construction of affordable rental housing.

Judging Criteria

Rental Housing entries will be judged on the degree to which they:

  • Are innovative
  • Are replicable
  • Respond to an important state housing need
  • Demonstrate measurable benefits to HFA targeted customers
  • 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.

2016 Winner

New York City Housing Development Corporation

2016 Entries

Illinois Housing Development Authority:
Encouraging New Production in Areas of Greatest Need

IHDA encourages the new production of rental units in areas that lack affordable housing.

MassHousing:
MassHousing’s Workforce Housing Program

MassHousing’s rental housing program with a $100 million commitment for the development of workforce housing.

Nevada Housing Division:
Growing Affordable Housing Program (GAHP)

Growing Affordable Housing Program (GAHP) - Tool to Increase Use of Bond/4% LIHTC Financing Program.

New York City Housing Development Corporation:
Stimulating Income-Diverse Developments (Mix & Match)

HDC's Mix & Match Program produces income diverse developments that create workforce and low-income housing.

Virginia Housing Development Authority:
Stretching the 9's

A program that's "stretching" 9% credits by separating new developments into 9% and 4% deals.