• June 16, 2017

    Veteran industry trainers delve into basic Housing Credit program requirements including income and rent restrictions, qualified allocation plans, federal preferences and criteria, financial feasibility analysis, types of Credit, eligible basis calculations, and compliance monitoring.

  • June 15, 2017

    This online reference guide includes links to reference materials useful for HFA program administration. Click on a document link to view the resource.

  • May 11, 2017
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    A collection of helpful links for Section 8 Project-Based Contract Administrators

  • January 24, 2017

    Discuss experiences with HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program. Understand HUD requirements for RAD deals as well as innovative deal structures involving Credits, tax-exempt bonds, and HUD financing. Explore RAD program challenges including cost control, transaction complexity, implementation of project-based rental assistance, and demands on HFA resources.

  • January 24, 2017

    Consider development performance and compliance challenges in the 30-year-old Housing Credit portfolio. Assess QAP priorities for preservation, resyndication, and recapitalization financing. Examine the use of capital needs assessments and compliance issues related to rehabilitation, tenant qualification, relocation, and extended use.

  • January 24, 2017

    Compliance and management professionals share tips for effective Housing Credit physical inspections. Delve into inspection protocol, Section 504 accessibility standards, tenant file review strategies, site visit safety, and documentation of noncompliance.

  • January 24, 2017

    Learn how civil rights requirements, fair housing marketing, reasonable accommodation rules, and other related requirements impact Housing Credit compliance and management.

  • January 24, 2017

    Examine what the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing rule means for HOME and HTF grantees, including expectations for planning for and completing HUD-required Assessments of Fair Housing.

  • January 24, 2017

    As post-election uncertainty about tax reform impacts Housing Credit equity pricing, syndicators and investors forecast what to expect in the 2017 equity market. Understand how QAP priorities, development characteristics, deal terms, and market dynamics impact investor interest and Credit pricing. Explore current state agency strategies for dealing with decreases in Credit pricing.

  • January 24, 2017

    Explore HFA and industry strategies for evaluating and controlling Housing Credit development costs. Understand development cost drivers, the impact of construction materials on durability and operating costs, and Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) initiatives encouraging cost-effective design and development.