• October 12, 2017

    Discover innovative strategies HFAs are employing to ensure compliance with fair housing requirements in the properties they finance, including approaches to site selection and working with property owners. Get a status update on HUD’s implementation of its Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulation.

  • October 12, 2017

    Analyze how states are using their Housing Trust Fund (HTF) allocations. Discuss HTF implementation issues and lessons learned from the first year. Hear from HUD on the latest HTF guidance and outlook.

  • October 12, 2017

    Explore how HFAs are partnering with Medicaid agencies and other partners to scale up supportive housing. Experts share the latest on federal and state healthcare reform efforts and what changes could mean for supportive housing.

  • October 12, 2017

    This session features the innovative work of HFAs and their partners in special needs housing. These entries in the 2017 Annual Awards for Program Excellence are highlighted in this session:

    Michigan: “MSHDA's Statewide Campaign ‘Pledge to End Veterans Homelessness’”
    Minnesota: “Successfully Implementing Section 811 Rental Assistance — the Art of Collaboration and Flexibility”
    Mississippi: “Mississippi CHOICE Program”
    North Dakota: “North Dakota Supportive Housing Collaborative”

  • October 12, 2017

    Gain insight into the challenges in developing and preserving rural rental housing, including supportive housing in difficult-to-reach areas. Learn how HFAs and their partners are addressing critical community development and neighborhood stabilization in areas that need it most, including rural and economically distressed communities.

  • October 12, 2017

    Explore the resources and tools HFAs can utilize to promote strong resident services programs. Learn about the Community of Practice on Enhanced Resident Service Coordination sponsored by Stewards of Affordable Housing for the Future (SAHF), with support from the MacArthur Foundation. Discuss the Community of Practice’s framework and guidelines for analyzing how organizations coordinate resident services, key organizational responsibilities, aligning the provision of resident services with the property development process, funding, business models, and accountability mechanisms.

  • October 12, 2017

    Learn how states are engaging in strategic partnerships to end homelessness for families and children by providing stable housing to at-risk families. Discuss how to energize program partners, identify available programs, access funding, and tap into federal, state, and local initiatives.

  • October 12, 2017

    Discover how innovative funding approaches, strategic partnerships, and preferences can help expand permanent supportive housing opportunities even as federal resources tighten.

  • October 12, 2017

    Discuss making housing accessible as well as affordable. Learn what the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Fair Housing Act require of owners and HFAs. Hear how state HFAs are ensuring accessibility in new and rehabilitation developments.

  • September 05, 2017

    NCSHA, along with nearly 60 other organizations, sent a letter of support for the nomination of Pam Patenaude to be the HUD Deputy Secretary to Senate Leadership