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IRS Publishes Final Housing Credit Utility Allowance Submetering Rule

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published final regulations amending the Housing Credit utility allowance rules to make permanent the previously existing submetering rules, which had been in place on a temporary basis since March of 2016.

HOME Allocating Agencies

Housing Finance Agencies administering the HOME Investment Partnerships Program.  View Document

NCSHA’s 2019 State HFA PBCA Portfolio Chart

Below is NCSHA's chart detailing state Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs) serving as Performance-Based Contract Administrators (PBCAs) and their portfolios for 2019. Currently, 33 state Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs) serve as PBCAs. 

NCSHA List of HFAs Administering HTF from 2016 to Present

Below is NCSHA's list of HFA's Administering the National Housing Trust Fund (HTF) from 2016 to present. 

NCSHA PBCA Entities by State Map

Below is a map detailing Performance-Based Contract Administrators (PBCA) by state. Currently, 33 state Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs) serve as PBCAs. 

IRS Publishes Amendments to the Low-Income Housing Credit Compliance-Monitoring Regulations

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published in the Federal Register final regulations that amend the compliance monitoring regulations concerning the low-income housing credit under section 42 of the Internal Revenue Code.

HUD Office of Multifamily Housing Programs Mortgagee Letter

HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing Programs published a Housing Notice and related Mortgagee Letter today that expand the use of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) pilot program into New Construction and Substantial Rehabilitation loan products under Sections 221(d)(4) and 220.

HUD Office of Multifamily Housing Programs Housing Notice

HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing Programs published a Housing Notice and related Mortgagee Letter today that expand the use of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) pilot program into New Construction and Substantial Rehabilitation loan products under Sections 221(d)(4) and 220.

NCSHA Public Hearing Statement to IRS on Opportunity Zone Proposed Regulations

On February 14, 2019, during an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) public hearing on proposed Opportunity Zone regulations, Executive Director Stockton Williams urged IRS to implement regulations that strengthen the ability of Opportunity Zone tax incentives to expand and preserve affordable housing. In his testimony, Williams highlighted the importance of ensuring Opportunity Zone incentives can be put to work redeveloping vacant land in distressed communities, which represents a huge, largely untapped potential resource for affordable housing in many cities across the United States.

HUD Published a Notice Soliciting Public Comment on Tenant Data Collection for Housing Credit Properties

On February 11, HUD published a Notice solicitating public comment on the tenant data collection process that  Housing Credit agencies undertake to collect information on households living in Housing Credit properties