On December 20, the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) announced an increase of the administrative fee for all state funded voucher programs from $40 to $50 per voucher, effective February 1, 2020. This includes the Massachusetts Rental Voucher Program, Alternative Housing Voucher Program, and the Department of Mental Health Rental Subsidy Program. DHCD last raised the fee in 2014.
Qualified Allocation Plans Category Archives
Masouda Omar will begin as Managing Director of Connecticut Housing Finance Authority’s Multifamily Department on February 21. During her more than 20 years at Colorado Housing and Finance Authority, Omar worked in economic development, community development, asset management and program compliance.Read More
In the coming months, Minnesota Housing will lead and participate in several engagement opportunities that will gather input from a variety of stakeholders including local units of government, community-based organizations, economic development organizations, state agencies, funding and collaborating partners, developers and communities most impacted by housing needs as they develop the 2022 QAP.Read More
The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) announced the Special Needs Housing Subsidy Loan Program (SNHSLP), which will provide special needs housing and residential opportunities as alternatives to institutionalization or homelessness for those who would benefit and to ensure the long-term viability of such housing.Read More
The New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) and the Federal Home Loan bank of New York (FHLBNY) are hosting a joint training session on financing options. The session will run from 8:30 am to noon ET on January 29 at NJHMFA’s office (637 South Clinton Avenue Trenton, NJ 08611). Register here. Seating is limited to 150 registrants. Please contact Cynthia Gonzalez at email@example.com with questions.
A hard copy Letter of Intent to Submit an application to the New Mexico Mortgage Finance Authority (MFA) is due by 5:00 pm MT on January 24. MFA will begin accepting applications for the nine percent allocation round on February 3, and will continue to do so until 5 pm MT, on February 14. Applications must be both in electronic format and uploaded to the file sharing site and submitted to its office at 344 Fourth Street SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102 by the February 14 deadline.
2020 LIHTCP Application Workshop
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites, South Charleston, WV
2020 Green Building Training for Residential Housing
Thursday, April 30, 2020
West Virginia Housing Development Fund (WVHDF), 5710 MacCorkle Avenue SE, Charleston, WV 25304
2020 Fair Housing & Americans with Disabilities Act Training
Friday, May 1, 2020
WVHDF, 5710 MacCorkle Avenue SE, Charleston, WV 25304
On August 26, 2019, the Virginia Housing Development Agency (VHDA) announced new policies regarding use of REACH Virginia funds, which was to become effective immediately for tax-exempt bond loans, as well as any taxable loan associated with nine percent LIHTC deals applied for in the 2020 allocation round. In response to public comments VHDA will delay implementation of any change in such policy to a date to be determined, but not earlier than June 30, 2020.Read More