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House Tax Reform Plan Threatens Affordable Housing in Washington State

A key financial tool for building affordable housing would be eliminated if the U.S. House Republicans' tax-reform plan, released last Friday, becomes law.

RIHousing Expands “First Down” Program to Further Stabilize RI Communities

As part of its mission to build vibrant and sustainable communities, RIHousing, joined by Providence Mayor Jorge O. Elorza and Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian, today announced the relaunch of its incredibly popular ''First Down'' program, which provides $7,500 in down payment assistance to eligible first-time homebuyers purchasing a home in one of the Rhode Island communities hardest hit by the foreclosure crisis.

DCHFA Financing Brings The Solstice to Northeast, D.C.

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) financed its first development of Fiscal Year 2018 with the issuance of $21.5 million ($10.6 million long-term, $10.9 million short-term) in DCHFA tax-exempt bonds to fund the construction of The Solstice (3534 East Capitol NE, Washington, D.C.).

RIHousing Uses Creative Financing Tool to Preserve Needed Senior Housing in Warwick

U.S. Senator Jack Reed and Mayor Scott Avedisian joined Barbara Fields, Executive Director of RIHousing and representatives from Property Advisory Group & Cathedral Development Group to celebrate the completion of renovations at Greenwood Terrace, a housing development for low-income seniors on Post Road.

Delaware Home Repair Program Wins National Award

Delaware's new home repair assistance initiative, the Statewide Emergency Repair Program, has received national recognition from NCSHA.

Delaware Foreclosure Workshops Can Help Families with Resources and Information

Delaware homeowners who face foreclosure, have fallen behind on their mortgage payments, or have questions about their mortgage can meet with lenders and housing counselors at two upcoming workshops in November.

WCDA Announces 2017-2018 Board Officers

Wyoming Community Development Authority (WCDA) elected new Board officers during their annual meeting.

Industry Recognizes Colorado’s CHFA for Affordable Housing Preservation Initiative

Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), has been honored with a National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) Annual Award for Program Excellence.

Florida Housing’s Board Approves Using Resources for Hurricane Recovery

The Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing) Board took action to direct available state and federal resources to assist the areas impacted by the recent hurricanes.

Maryland Governor Larry Hogan Kicks Off Walbrook Mill Redevelopment at Project C.O.R.E. Celebration

Governor Larry Hogan kicked off the redevelopment of Walbrook Mill in West Baltimore through Project C.O.R.E., and celebrated the recent milestone of more than 1,000 units of blight removed through the initiative.