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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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NCSHA Comments on IRS Notice 2018-17

On April 12th, 2018 NCSHA sent comments to the IRS on how it can improve its Low Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) disaster relief guidance provided in Revenue Procedures 2014-49 and 2014-50.

Executive Order Reducing Poverty in America by Promoting Opportunity and Economic Mobility

Orders several federal agencies, including HUD, to review their public assistance programs and propose new policies and regulations to enhance self-sufficiency and economic mobility.

CHCDF Thank You Letter to THUD Leadership FY18

NCSHA and other members of the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding (CHCDF) sent this letter to thank THUD leadership for a strong FY 2018 funding bill letter to Senator Susan Collins, Senator Jack Reed, Representative Mario Diaz-Balart, and Representative David Price.

NCSHA Thank You Letter to Appropriators FY18

NCSHA submitted a thank you letter to Senator Susan Collins, Senator Jack Reed, Representative Diaz Balart, and Representative David Price, on behalf of its member state Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs), for their leadership in securing important affordable housing victories in the recently passed fiscal year (FY) 2018 Consolidated Appropriations Act (omnibus).

Housing Credit Income Averaging Frequently Asked Questions

Twenty Frequently Asked Questions about Housing Credit Income Averaging. (Updated April 6, 2018)

Thank You to 2018 Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act Leaders: Cantell, Curbelo, Hatch, Neal

NCSHA expresses gratitude to Senator Maria Cantwell, Senator Orrin Hatch, Representative Carlos Curbelo, and Representative Richard Neal for their leadership in achieving the Housing Credit victories—the temporary volume cap increase and permanent income averaging—provided in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018.

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.

H.R.1625 – Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018 (2018 Omnibus Spending Bill)

The FY 2018 omnibus spending bill provides significant funding increases for affordable housing programs, including HOME, and includes provisions to expand and strengthen the Housing Credit program.

RIN 2590-AA83: Affordable Housing Program Amendments

Proposes amendments to the regulation governing the Affordable Housing Programs administered by the Federal Home oan Banks.

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.