• February 25, 2016

    The Housing Choice Voucher (voucher) program is HUD’s largest rental assistance program, assisting more than five million people in 2.2 million low-income households. Eligible households use vouchers (also called tenant-based Section 8 rental assistance) to help pay the rent on privately owned homes of their choosing. Additionally, program administrators can attach a portion of their vouchers to particular properties or help eligible households buy homes.

  • February 25, 2016

    The HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME), authorized in 1990, provides grants to state and local governments to produce affordable housing for low‐income families.

  • February 25, 2016

    Congress established the Federal Housing Agency (FHA) - Housing Finance Agency (HFA) Multifamily Risk-Sharing program in 1992 to increase and speed up FHA’s multifamily mortgage production. The FHA-HFA Risk-Sharing program allows state HFAs that meet rigorous financial standards to underwrite FHA multifamily loans in return for sharing the risk of losses on those loans.

  • February 23, 2016

    A strong secondary market is an essential component of our country’s housing finance system that must be preserved and fortified to ensure the widespread availability of and ready access to mortgage capital. Federal government support of the secondary market is necessary to ensure the constant and stable flow of capital to all housing markets at all times, including periods of economic downturn.

  • December 18, 2015

    On December 16, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) unveiled the Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 omnibus spending bill, providing $1.1 trillion in funding for government operations, including funding for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Housing Service programs.

  • November 04, 2015

    Defendants’ administration of the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program
    is a cause of the existing racial segregation of LIHTC units in the City of Dallas. The racial
    segregation disproportionately subjects minority families in the segregated units to unequal
    conditions of slum, blight, and distress compared to the White families residing in Dallas area.

  • November 04, 2015

    Pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) and (6), and LR 7.1, defendants, the United States Department of the Treasury and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, hereby move to dismiss plaintiff’s First Amended Complaint (“FAC”) for lack of subject-matter jurisdiction and for failure to state a claim on which relief may be granted.

  • September 23, 2015

    This is the slide presentation used during the September 2 webinar held by NCSHA and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to discuss DOE’s Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program (HPwES).

  • April 06, 2015

    Powerpoint CFPB used during the cHFA-only phone call Monday, April 6 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern. It outlines CFPB's Your Money, Your Goals initiative.