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RIHousing Investment to Revitalize Smithfield Brownfield Site

RIHousing’s Board of Commissioners today approved funding for Georgiaville Village Green, an $11 million, 42-unit family development that will be located in the historic Georgiaville Mill Village in Smithfield.

CDBG Awards Grant Awards as Part of Homelessness Initiative

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development today announced the recipients of special Fiscal Year 2018 grants through the Community Development Block Grant program.

Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development: CDBG Awards Grant Awards as Part of Homelessness Initiative

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development today announced the recipients of special Fiscal Year 2018 grants through the Community Development Block Grant program.

Colorado’s State’s Housing Needs Drive Record Activity at CHFA

The need for affordable housing in Colorado has reached new heights and was reflected in record levels of production at Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) in 2017. CHFA, which invests in programs to support affordable homeownership and affordable rental housing, helped more than 8,000 Coloradans become homeowners, and supported the development or preservation of more than 6,000 units of affordable rental housing in 2017.

MassHousing Names Chrystal Kornegay Executive Director

MassHousing’s Board of Directors voted to appoint Chrystal Kornegay as the Agency’s Executive Director. Kornegay, who currently serves the Baker-Polito Administration as Undersecretary of Housing and Community Development, will assume the Executive Director role following a brief transition period.

WHEDA Issues $110 Million Housing Revenue Bond

The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) issued a $110 million Housing Revenue Bond to finance rental housing developments currently in its loan closing pipeline.

Statewide South Dakota Homeless Count to be Conducted in January

South Dakota Housing for the Homeless Consortium (SDHHC), an affiliate of South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA), will conduct its annual statewide Point-In-Time (PIT) homeless count.

North Dakota HFA Board Members Appointed

The North Dakota Industrial Commission made three new appointments to North Dakota Housing Finance Agency’s citizen advisory board in December.

Vermont HFA Introduces Sustainability Bonds to Deliver More Affordable Housing to Vermonters In Need

The Vermont Housing Finance Agency (VHFA) Board of Commissioners approved plans to sell $37 million of bonds during the week of January 8, 2018 as the first Sustainability Bonds to be issued in the State of Vermont.

PA Governor Wolf Announced Tax Credits to Revitalize ‘Mill 19’ – Site of Former Steel Mill in Hazelwood

Governor Tom Wolf announced that Commonwealth Cornerstone Group (CCG) has completed a $15 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) financing transaction that will support the adaptive reuse and redevelopment of ''Mill 19,'' a riverfront brownfield site that is part of the planned Hazelwood Green project in Pittsburgh's Hazelwood community.