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NH&RA News

NH&RA Hosts ICAST IRA & BIL Instant Benefit Estimate Calculator

ICAST’s IRA & BIL Instant Benefit Estimate Calculator is now available on NH&RA’s website under the Resources section.

Member News

Vonda Orders Joins Reno & Cavanaugh as Of Counsel

Vonda Orders focuses her practice on affordable housing finance and commercial real estate transactions.

Member News

New Staff at Volunteers of America

The organization welcomes Kimberly Black King as the Senior Vice President for Housing Development in the Alexandria, VA headquarters and Jon Clevenger as a Senior Development Director, based in Minneapolis, MN. 

Member News

The Michaels Organization Awards Nine Residents College Scholarships

The education foundation has awarded $115,00 through 44 scholarships since its inception.

QAP Texas

Texas Releases 2019 QAP Staff Draft

Read on for a summary of changes.

QAP California

South San Francisco Approves Linkage Fees to Fund Affordable Housing

The requirement would charge from $2.50 up to $15 per square foot depending on the type of development.

QAP Oregon

Oregon Announces LIHTC and HOME Awards Funding 796 Affordable Homes

This latest round of 13 awards brings OHCS to a record number of units in the development pipeline – a total of 7,800 affordable homes are in progress across the state.

QAP North Carolina

North Carolina Announces 2018 Housing Credit Awards Funding 2,610 Units

Credits were awarded to 38 projects in 30 counties totaling 2,610 units.  Awards were also made to 10 tax-exempt bond projects totaling 1,412 units.

QAP New Jersey

New Jersey Hosts Tax Credit Compliance Certification Course and Exam Oct. 29-31

The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency is pleased to sponsor a 3-day Tax Credit Compliance Certification Course and Exam to be held October 29-31, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Hamilton, NJ.

QAP California

California Begins Implementing Local Housing Enforcement

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has announced its process to hold cities and counties accountable to provide housing opportunities for more Californians by powers granted it under Assembly Bill 72.

QAP Maryland

Baltimore Implements Affordable Housing Trust Fund

City officials have created a system that will eventually generate $20 million annually to the fund.

USDA Rural Development

Nancie-Ann Bodell Named Director, Multifamily Housing Programs at Rural Development

Bodell replaces Stephanie White, who retired in 2017.


HUD Invites Public Comment on Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

The notice poses 8 questions that HUD is specifically interested in hearing about from stakeholders as it determines how to streamline and enhance Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulations.

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