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DCHFA Closes Fiscal Year 2018 by Funding Affordable New Construction and Preservation Developments in Wards 5 and 6

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) issued more than $74 million dollars in tax exempt bonds through a public offering to finance the construction and preservation of two affordable housing communities in Washington, D.C.

Florida Housing Partners with Department of Elder Affairs on Reverse Mortgage Assistance for Florida Seniors

Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing), Fannie Mae and the Florida Department of Elder Affairs (DOEA), are partnering together on the Elderly Mortgage Assistance Program (ELMORE).

LHC Receives National Recognition as a Leader in Homelessness Assistance & Prevention

The Council of State Community Development Agencies (COSCDA) has recognized the LHC for its efforts to house families displaced by the 2016 floods. COSCDA presented LHC representatives with the Sterling Achievement Award during its Annual Meeting last week.

Iowa Finance Authority Announces 2019 Preferred Homeownership Partners

The Iowa Finance Authority (IFA) today announced that a total of 30 lenders and Realtors have earned IFA’s 2019 Preferred Partner designation.

WHEDA’s Stuart Kuzik begins new role as Director of Business and Community Engagement

WHEDA has promoted staffer Stuart Kuzik to Director of WHEDA’s Business and Community Engagement Group. Kuzik’s team focuses on growing economic development lending activity as well as promoting financing products and tools to support WHEDA’s multifamily housing financing activity. 

DCHFA Breaks Ground at Cynthia Townhomes

On September 27, the District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) will celebrate #RootstoRoofs Housing Week by breaking ground at the future site of Cynthia Townhomes.

MassHousing Closes on $24.7 Million in Financing for New, 98-Unit, Mixed-Income Housing Community in Cambridge

MassHousing has closed on $24.7 million in affordable housing financing to the non-profit Homeowners Rehab, Inc. (HRI), for the construction of the 98-unit Concord Highlands apartments in Cambridge. Concord Highlands will be the largest affordable housing community to be built in Cambridge in 40 years.

State of Maryland Awards $9.75 Million for Inner Beltway Revitalization

The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development announced Fiscal Year 2019 awards for two revitalization programs that support redevelopment in communities within the Baltimore and Capital beltways.

CHFA Announces 2018 Round Two Low Income Housing Tax Credit Awards

Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) awards for the second and final allocation round of 2018.

CalHFA Wins Second Award for Reporting Excellence

The California Housing Finance Agency has received further accolades from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada. The GFOA bestowed the Award for Outstanding Achievement in Popular Annual Financial Reporting on CalHFA in recognition of its first-ever submission for a Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR).