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Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development Releases Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development today released its Fiscal Year 2017 Annual Report.

Florida Housing Announces New Board of Directors Chair and Vice Chair

Ray Dubuque and Ron Lieberman concluded their first meeting as the recently named Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors for Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing).

Louisiana Housing Board Chairman Appoints Committee Chairs

Louisiana Housing Corporation Board of Directors Chairman Buddy Spillers has appointed Willie Rack, a two-time Purple Heart recipient, to serve as chair of the Administrative and Finance Committee.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Awards Iowa $9.1 Million for Homelessness Assistance Initiatives

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced that Iowa has been awarded more than $9.1 million in federal funds to support homelessness assistance initiatives through the Continuum of Care (CoC) program.

Maryland Mortgage Program Announces New Loan and Down Payment Assistance Products

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development recently announced new loan and down payment assistance products and debuted a redesigned website for the Maryland Mortgage Program before an audience of lenders, realtors, counselors, mortgage insurers, and other program partners.

Florida: Three Hardest-Hit Fund Programs to End on January 31

Florida Housing Distributes Funding Two Years Ahead of Schedule: On January 31, 2018, Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing) will close three Florida Hardest-Hit Fund (HHF) programs.

Assessment Details Characteristics of Housing Across Alaska

Today’s challenges to housing in Alaska include affordability, old or inadequate construction, inefficient use of energy. Tomorrow’s challenges include more aging Alaskans and a transient population that is impacting communities – this according to a 2018 Housing Assessment completed for Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC), the state’s housing financing agency.

Maryland Mortgage Program Announces New Loan and Down Payment Assistance Products

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development recently announced new loan and down payment assistance products.

Three Hardest-Hit Fund Programs in Florida to End on January 31

On January 31, 2018, Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing) will close three Florida Hardest-Hit Fund (HHF) programs.

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.