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.

QAP Illinois

Chicago Opens 2021 LIHTC Round

The Chicago Department of Housing (DOH) is now accepting applications for the 2021 LIHTC round through July 2.

QAP Illinois

City of Chicago Posts Draft 2021 QAP

The City of Chicago released its draft 2021 Qualified Allocation Plan. The QAP describes the selection criteria and application requirements for affordable housing developments receiving federal Low Income Housing Tax Credits and tax-exempt bonds.


Chicago Offers $33 Million in Housing Assistance Grants

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot (D) and the Departments of Housing (DOH) and Family and Support Services (DFSS) announced an expanded Housing Assistance Grant program and a new online portal to assist Chicagoans who have been adversely impacted by the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic.

QAP Illinois

Comments on Chicago’s 2019 Draft QAP Due Sept. 5

The Chicago Department of Housing released a draft 2019 QAP for public comment. The Chicago Department of Housing will hold a public meeting on the proposed QAP from 2:30 to 4:30 pm CDT on Aug. 27, 2019 in Room 1103A of City Hall, 121 N. LaSalle St. Chicago, IL 60602.