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NCSHA Statement on the Nomination of Calabria to Head FHFA

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) congratulates Mark Calabria on the announcement that President Trump intends to nominate him to be the next Director of the...

$15 Billion in Anticipated Opportunity Zone Investment Identified by NCSHA

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) has released a significantly expanded third edition of its Opportunity Zone Fund Directory featuring 53 Qualified Opportunity...

NCSHA Releases 2018 Election Analysis

Executive Summary In the 2018 midterm elections, Democrats gained a majority in the House and Republicans grew their small Senate majority, setting up a divided congressional government for the...

Urban Commercial Real Estate, Multifamily Housing Favored by Opportunity Zone Fund Managers

WASHINGTON, DC —  Fund managers aiming to raise capital through the Opportunity Zone (OZ) tax incentive enacted last year are heavily focused on commercial real estate in larger urban areas,...

NCSHA Honors State Housing Finance Agencies for Innovation

WASHINGTON, DC ― The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) recognized 15 state Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs) for innovative programs on October 15 during the association's Annual...

NCSHA Releases Opportunity Zone Fund Directory

The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) today released the Opportunity Zone Fund Directory. This new online resource provides descriptions and contact information for...

NCSHA Announces New Board of Directors

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) held its 2018 Board election on October 14 in Austin during the association’s 48th Annual Conference & Showplace. ...

NCSHA Statement on GAO Report on Housing Credit Development Costs

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Council of State Housing Agencies commends the Government Accountability Office (GAO) for its evenhanded analysis of development costs of affordable multifamily...

Stockton Williams Interviewed, HFA Programs Featured in “The Down Payment Report”

The July edition of Down Payment Report, the monthly newsletter published by online home-buying assistance aggregator Down Payment Resource, includes an interview with NCSHA Executive Director...

Statement from NCSHA Executive Director Stockton Williams on the Hardest Hit Fund Program

WASHINGTON, DC — The Hardest Hit Fund (HHF) program was established in the wake of the Great Recession to assist struggling homeowners and communities in states disproportionately impacted by...