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.
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.
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.).
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's new home repair assistance initiative, the Statewide Emergency Repair Program, has received national recognition from NCSHA.
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.
Wyoming Community Development Authority (WCDA) elected new Board officers during their annual meeting.
Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA), has been honored with a National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) Annual Award for Program Excellence.
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.
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.