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Looking for talking points or FAQs to prepare for a meeting on Capitol Hill? A copy of NCSHA’s annual Factbook? Housing research and analysis? A presentation from a recent conference to share with a colleague? A reference guide for Housing Credit, HOME, MRBs, or Section 8 program administration? You’ve come to the right place: The NCSHA Resource Center is your source for this important information and much more. Refer to the right sidebar to see resource categories or use the search bar to search resources by topic.

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Mortgage Bankers Association | Housing Demand Demographics and the Numbers Behind the Coming Multi-Million Increase in Households

This study, utilizing a comprehensive analysis of data from 1976-2014, a period encompassing several market and housing cycles, provides a projection of much stronger housing demand over the next decade.

NCSHA Comments to IRS on 2015-2016 Priority Guidance Plan

As the Washington representative of the agencies that administer the Housing Credit and Bond programs, including the Mortgage Credit Certificate program, in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, New York City, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, the National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA) appreciates the Treasury Department’s and IRS’ expert oversight of these programs, your continued cooperative attitude toward NCSHA and state housing agencies, and your timely provision of program guidance.

Technical Assistance Collaborative | Creating New Integrated Permanent Supportive Housing Opportunities For ELI Households

The long-awaited activation of the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) program, which will primarily be targeted to rental housing for extremely low-income (ELI) households, represents an important new opportunity for states to begin shaping the future of our nation’s ELI housing policies, including a robust expansion of integrated permanent supportive housing (PSH) units for the most vulnerable ELI populations.

Hultgren-Ruppersberger Congressional Sign-on Letter to House Leaders on Municipal Bonds

On April 15, more than 120 members of the U.S. House of Representatives signed onto a letter last week urging House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to reject proposals that would eliminate or diminish the tax-exempt status of municipal bonds.

National Association of Home Builders | The Economic Impact of Home Building in a Typical Local Area

Home building generates substantial local economic activity, including new income and jobs for residents, and additional revenue for local governments. The National Association of Home Builders has developed a model to estimate these economic benefits. This report presents separate estimates of the local area impacts of building 100 single-family homes, 100 rental apartments and $1 million worth of spending on residential remodeling. 

Zillow | Analysis of Minority Access to Housing

Despite all the progress we’ve made toward social equality over the past century, the inherent socio economic divides between different racial and ethnic groups undeniably and substantially affect homeownership and the home buying experience.

Moody | 2015 Outlook – US State Housing Finance Agencies

Moody's Investor Service determined its outlook for the US State Housing Finance Agency (HFA) sector is stable. This outlook reflects their expectations for the fundamental business, financial and economic conditions in the sector over the next 12-18 months.

Moody’s Investors Service | Single Family Delinquencies 2nd Quarter 2014 HFA Report

State Housing Finance Agencies’(HFAs) single-family portfolio performance continues to improve as indicated by a year-over-year decline of over 4% in single family delinquencies for the second quarter of 2014. The decline will translate into reduced loan losses for HFAs as fewer loans enter the foreclosure process. Moody’s expects these signs of improvement in the sector’s

Standard and Poor’s Rating Services | U.S. State Housing Finance Agency Delinquency Rates Continued To Improve In The Second Quarter Of 2014

As of June 30, 2014, U.S. housing finance agency (HFA) single-family loan delinquencies had fallen to their lowest level since the third quarter of 2009, signaling a downward trend that that may indicate HFA delinquencies will stay in a lower range.

Moody’s HFA Single-Family Bond Financing Report

HFA Single-Family Bond Financing Will Increase, Driving Revenue Growth