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The Department of Housing and Urban Development Submits Housing Reform Plan to the President

WASHINGTON - Today, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) presented President Donald Trump with a plan for reforming the Nation's housing finance system. Read HUD's housing finance...

Treasury Department Submits Housing Reform Plan to President

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury today released its plan to reform the housing finance system. The Treasury Housing Reform Plan (Plan) consists of a series of recommended...

HUD Expands Housing Preservation Program to Include Senior Housing

WASHINGTON - In an effort to preserve and improve critically needed affordable housing for low-income seniors, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced a significant...

NCSHA Washington Report | September 6, 2019

Agencies all over Washington are in advanced stages of revising some of the most important federal rules for affordable housing and community development. The results, starting as soon as next...

DCHFA Invests in Ward 7 with Funding of The Solstice II

The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) ended the month of August by funding a third development in Ward 7.  On August 29, DCHFA issued $18.6 million in bond financing and underwrote $12.5 million in low income housing tax credit equity for the construction of The Solstice II (3500 East Capitol Street NE Apartments).

WHEDA’s Matt Childress Begins New Role as Commercial Lending Product Manager

The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) has promoted Matt Childress to Commercial Lending Product Manager. As Product Manager, Childress will lead WHEDA’s Housing Tax Credit program and will be responsible for the implementation and oversite of the tax credit Qualified Allocation Plan. He will also engage with internal leadership and external partners to manage and monitor WHEDA’s housing policies and programs.

DCHFA Invests in Ward 7 with Funding of The Solstice II

DCHFA ended the month of August by funding a third development in Ward 7. On August 29, DCHFA issued $18.6 million in bond financing and underwrote $12.5 million in low income housing tax credit equity for the construction of The Solstice II (3500 East Capitol Street NE Apartments). “The District’s development boom has reached Ward 7.

HUD Awards $75 Million to Help End Youth Homelessness

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is awarding $75 million to end youth homelessness in 23 local communities across the country, including eight rural areas....

NCSHA Washington Report | August 30, 2019

Hurricane Dorian, tragically, will almost certainly inflict a multibillion-dollar toll when it reaches landfall in the next few days, continuing a worsening trend. More than 25 percent of...

Charles L. Borgman Named CHFA Interim General Counsel

Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce Charles L. Borgman has been named interim general counsel. Borgman, an attorney with the Colorado law firm, Ireland Stapleton Pryor & Pascoe, PC, takes on this position after serving as CHFA’s general counsel from 2004 to 2016.