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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...

A Message from Executive Director Stockton Williams

NCSHA welcomed Stockton Williams on board as the organization’s new Executive Director, following his appointment by the Board of Directors. Here, Stockton recorded the following message for NCSHA’s members

Stockton Williams Appointed NCSHA Executive Director

The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) Board of Directors announced today that housing and economic development expert Stockton Williams has been appointed Executive Director, effective April 2. 

NCSHA Statement on the Administration’s FY 2019 Budget

The Administration’s FY 2019 Budget proposes eliminating HOME, the Housing Trust Fund, CDBG, and other effective housing programs, and drastically reduces federal rental assistance on which so many people rely.

Statement From NCSHA Interim Executive Director Garth Rieman Following the State of the Union Address

We agree America is a nation of builders. The National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) asks Congress and the Administration to enact infrastructure legislation that supports the builders who produce desperately needed affordable homes for families ready to build their lives on the foundation a decent, affordable home provides.