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.

2017 Winner

Ohio Housing Finance Agency

2017 Entries

Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority:
IHCDA QAP Rewriting Process

Continuous improvement initiative used to rewrite process for 2016–17 QAP.

MaineHousing:
2016 Tax-Exempt Program for the Creation of New Senior Housing

Encouraging the selection of new senior housing in communities that are age friendly.

MassHousing:
MassHousing's Workforce Housing Program

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

New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency:
Hahne & Co.: Former Department Store Re-Opens as Mixed-Income, Mixed-Use Community

Community

Ohio Housing Finance Agency:
Creating Opportunities for Families: Ohio’s 2018–2019 USR Opportunity Index

Development of Ohio's 2018–2019 USR Opportunity Index

Oregon Housing and Community Services:
The Local Innovation and Fast Track (LIFT) Housing Program

The Local Innovation and Fast Track (LIFT) Housing Program: Bringing affordable housing to underserved communities.