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Council of Development Finance Agencies | 2017 Annual Volume Cap Report

Private activity bond (PAB) issuance increased at least nine percent from 2016 to 2017, according to the Council of Development Finance Agencies’ (CDFA) latest Annual Volume Cap...

Children’s HealthWatch | What If: Stable Homes Make Healthy Families

Children’s HealthWatch, a nonpartisan network of pediatricians, public health researchers, children’s health and policy experts, finds that good health begins at home, not at a doctor’s office.

Bipartisan Policy Center | HUD-HHS Partnerships: A Prescription for Better Health

The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) recently reported on the connection between affordable housing and health and the partnership between the U.S. Departments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)...

The New Democrat Coalition | Missing Millions of Homes

The New Democrat Coalition, a group of moderate Democratic members of the House of Representatives, has released a white paper titled Missing Millions of Homes, which outlines the preliminary findings of the Coalition’s Housing Task Force, convened last year to consider solutions to rising housing costs. 

CohnReznick │Housing Tax Credit Investments: Investment and Operational Performance

A study issued by CohnReznick found Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) properties to be operating better than in any other period during the program’s history.

CohnReznick │Housing Tax Credit Investments: Investment and Operational Performance

A study issued by CohnReznick found Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) properties to be operating better than in any other period during the program’s history.

The Terner Center for Housing Innovations │The Links Between Affordable Housing and Economic Mobility

The Terner Center for Housing Innovations at UC Berkley (The Terner Center), in partnership with the California Community Reinvestment Corporation (CCRC), released new research highlighting the impact living in affordable housing has on residents’ economic mobility and other positive outcomes.

HUD | Understanding Whom the LIHTC Serves: Data on Tenants in LIHTC Units as of December 31, 2015

HUD recently published Understanding Whom the LIHTC Program Serves: Data on Tenants in LIHTC Units as of December 31, 2015, providing demographic data about Housing Credit tenants, including race, ethnicity, family composition, age, income, use of rental assistance, disability status, and monthly rent burden.

Freddie Mac | How Big a Difference Do Restricted Rents Make?

Freddie Mac’s analysis illustrates the significant financial savings Housing Credit tenants are able to achieve compared to low-income households living in comparable market-rate rental housing.