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ACTION 116th AHCIA Video Series

Published on July 26, 2019
ACTION 116th AHCIA Video Series

The Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2019 (AHCIA) would make significant strides toward addressing our nation’s severe shortage of affordable housing by expanding and strengthening the Low Income Housing Tax Credit, our nation’s most successful tool for encouraging private investment in the production and preservation of affordable rental housing. The ACTION video series provides an overview of each AHCIA provision.

Available Videos

  • Section 101: Expand the Housing Credit
  • Section 201: Income Averaging for Bond-financed Developments
  • Section 202: Provide Flexibility for Existing Tenants’ Income Eligibility
  • Section 203: Simplify the Housing Credit Student Rule
  • Section 204: Limit Tenant-based Voucher Payments in Certain Housing Credit Developments
  • Section 205: Clarify Protections for Victims of Domestic Violence
  • Section 206: General Public Use Rule for Bond-financed Properties & Veterans
  • Section 301: Establish a Minimum 4% Housing Credit Rate
  • Section 302: Clarifying Claims to Housing Credits After Casualty Losses
  • Section 303: Modify Rights Related to Building Purchase
  • Section 304: Simplify the “Ten Year Rule” and “Related Party Rule”
  • Section 305: Include Relocation Expenses in Rehab Expenditures
  • Sections 306, 309, 310, 313, 402, 501: Basis Boosts
  • Section 307: Clarify States’ Authority to Determine Community Revitalization Plan Definition
  • Section 308: Prohibit Local Approval and Contribution Requirements
  • Section 311: Make the Housing Credit Compatible with Energy Tax Incentives
  • Section 312: Restriction of Planned Foreclosures
  • Section 314: Strengthen Cost Oversight through Selection Criteria
  • Section 401: Create Selection Criteria for Housing that Serves the Needs of Native Americans
  • Section 502: Standardize Income Eligibility for Rural Properties
  • Section 601: Expand Multifamily Housing Bond Recycling
  • Section 701: Change the Official Name of the Program