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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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House Financial Services Committee’s Proposed National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Bill Summary

House Financial Services Committee's Proposed National Flood Insurance Program Reauthorization Bill Summary

NCSHA Budget Chart for Select HUD and USDA Programs 

Provides program funding levels for select HUD and USDA programs.

S.1344 Family Self-Sufficiency Act

Combines HUD's FSS programs currently operating separately, expands eligibility to project-based rental assistance properties, and provides additional educational services to FSS participants.

Representative Jeb Hensarling’s Summary of Changes to the CHOICE Act bill to be Introduced in the 115th Session of Congress

Representative Jeb Hensarling's (R-TX) summary chart of intended changes to the CHOICE Act bill he plans to introduce in the 115th session of Congress.

HUD | Understanding Whom the LIHTC Program Serves

In 2008, Congress passed the Housing and Economic Recovery Act (HERA), requiring each state housing finance agency (HFA) that administers the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) to submit certain demographic and economic information on tenants in LIHTC units to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) according to standards determined by the Secretary

S. 838: Protecting Americans from Credit Entanglements Act of 2017

On April 5, Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) introduced the the Protecting Americans from Credit Entanglements Act of 2017 (S. 838), which would subject Property Assessed Clean Energy loans (PACE loans) to federal mortgage regulations authorized by the Truth-in-Lending Act (TILA).

Senator Mark Warner Introduces Bill That Would Classify Municipal Bonds as High-Quality Liquid Assets

On April 5, Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced a bill in the Senate that would classify municipal bonds as high-quality liquid assets.

Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017 Section by Section Analysis

Section 101 - Average income test - Under current law, Housing Credit apartments serve renters with incomes up to 60 percent of area median income (AMI) and rents are comparably restricted.

H.R.1661 – Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017

Introduced in March 2017, the bill expands and strengthens the Housing Credit program.

Administration’s FY 2018 Budget

Proposes funding for all federal programs, including HUD and USDA rural housing programs, for FY 2018.