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Testimony, Comments, Correspondence

CHCDF Letter Regarding the Government Shutdown

On January 8, 2019, the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding (CHCDF) sent a letter to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, urging congress to pass full year spending bills that provide strong funding for affordable housing and community development programs. 

NCSHA Submits Comments to IRS on Proposed Opportunity Zone Regulations

On December 28, NCSHA submitted official comments to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) on proposed regulations implementing Opportunity Zone (OZ) provisions of Internal Revenue Code section 1400Z-2.

NCSHA Comments to FHFA on Modified Duty-to-Serve Plans

On November 2, 2018, NCSHA sent a letter to the Program Manager of the Division of Housing Mission and Goals of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) responding to the their October 3rd Request for Input (RFI) on proposed modifications to Fannie Mae's Underserved Markets Plan (the Plan) for years 2018-2020. NCSHA thanks FHFA for continuing to involve the public and stakeholders in the Duty-to-Serve planning process.  

NCSHA Comments on OCC CRA Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

On November 19, NCSHA sent a letter to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency regarding their September 5 Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR), seeking public input on possible amendments to its Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) regulations. 

NCSHA Comments on IRS PAB Public Approval Requirements

On December 20, NCSHA sent a letter to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regarding their September 27 proposed rule concerning public approval requirements for tax-exempt Private Activity Bonds (PABs).

CHCDF Letter to HUD for FY 2020 HUD Budget

The following letter, signed by NCSHA and over forty other organizations and community groups, was sent to Secretary Ben Carson of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) from the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding, to request robust funding levels for housing and community development programs for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 HUD budget.

NCSHA Comments on USDA Income Banding Rule

NCSHA submitted a letter to  the U.S. Department of Agriculture, on behalf of the state Housing Finance Agencies, regarding the department’s proposed rule making amendments to the Single Family Housing Direct Home Loan Program and the Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program (SFHGLP).

NCSHA Comments to USDA on Maximum Interest Rate Proposed Rule

NCSHA submitted a letter to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, on behalf of the state Housing Finance Agencies, regarding the department’s request for information on the maximum interest rate for single-family loans insured through USDA’s Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program (SFHGLP).

NCSHA Comments on USDA Servicing Rule

NCSHA submitted a letter to  the U.S. Department of Agriculture regarding the opportunity to respond the their proposed rule that would amend the loss claims and loss mitigation processes for loans originated through USDA’s Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan Program.