• January 17, 2017

    Learn the basics of mortgage-backed securities and the to-be-announced (TBA) market, including market players; the roles of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and Ginnie Mae; hedging; and pipeline management. Understand how the securitization model can be combined with MRBs.

  • January 17, 2017

    Get an overview of Mortgage Revenue Bonds (MRBs) and Mortgage Credit Certificates for newcomers as well as experienced professionals looking for a refresher session. Learn about homebuyer eligibility requirements, purchase price limits, the bond issuance process, current market dynamics, and strategies for structuring deals. Hear about the latest federal regulations impacting housing bonds.

  • January 17, 2017

    Program staff representing FHA, Ginnie Mae, USDA Rural Development, and Veterans Affairs (VA) discuss the latest changes to and offer guidance on their programs. Learn about developments with the FHA’s secondary financing policy. Gain insight on the agencies’ risk management practices and efforts to increase access to credit.

  • January 17, 2017

    Top officials from the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Ginnie Mae, and Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) share their agencies’ plans and goals for the coming year as well as opportunities for HFAs.

  • January 17, 2017

    Senior staff from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) provide a briefing and take questions on how to comply with the bureau’s mortgage rules. Discuss possible changes to the TILA-RESPA Integrated Disclosure rule and how these changes may impact secondary loan programs.

  • January 09, 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 06, 2017
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    As part of NCSHA’s efforts to operate in an environmentally sensitive manner, we are providing this online reference guide instead of publishing a printed manual. This online reference guide includes links to reference materials useful for HFA program administration.

  • January 06, 2017

    Examine essential Housing Credit and Section 8 tenant qualification procedures, income determination calculations, general public use requirements, application of student rules, tenant income certifications, and the impact of new income limits on tenant qualification.

  • January 06, 2017

    In anticipation of HUD’s forthcoming Request for Proposals to rebid PBCA work, examine federal procurement rules, including applicant requirements, information HUD has provided to date, and grantee/applicant expertise and capacity. Consider ways to maximize your application’s chances for success.

  • January 06, 2017

    Understand your agency’s responsibilities related to the new Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) regulations, including core protections, emergency transfers, and lease bifurcation.