HUD designated the Difficult to Develop Areas (DDA) and Qualified Census Tracts (QCT) that will be effective July 1, 2016. This is the first year Small Area Fair Market Rents (SAFMRs) were used to designate metropolitan DDAs instead of metropolitan-area Fair Market Rents (FMRs).
HUD answered frequently asked questions regarding the Section 811 project rental assistance program, including environmental review, fair housing, program administration, and requirements.
HUD proposed a rule that would implement a smoke-free policy in all public housing, other than dwelling units in mixed-finance buildings. Comments on this proposed rule are due by January 19.
Affirmed Housing’s Arbor Green, where residents enjoy utilities for approximately $5 or less a month, earned honors from the U.S. Green Building Council.
National Trust Community Investment Corporation Taps Community Development Finance Expert Merrill Hoopengardner as Next President
With nearly two decades of experience in community development finance, Hoopengardner will guide the overall management and growth of NTCIC, a tax credit syndication firm.
Mr. Kirsch joins Greystone from Freddie Mac Multifamily, where he most recently served as Asset Management & Operations Client Relationship Manager for the Small Balance Loan Program.