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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.


Appropriations Update

The House will vote on six of the 12 Fiscal Year (FY) 2024 bills today.


House Approves Tax Package with LIHTC Priorities, Advocacy Needed in the Senate

Last week, the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly (357-70) to pass The Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024 (H.R. 7024).


House Considering Voting on Tax Bill Containing LIHTC Priorities this Week

Speaker Mike Johnson (R-LA) is considering putting H.R. 7024, Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024 on the House floor for a vote this week under suspension of the rules.


House Tax Committee Advances Legislation with LIHTC Priorities

Last week, the House Ways and Means Committee approved the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024 (H.R. 7024) with a 40 – 3 vote.


Rural Housing Serve Reform Act Introduced in the House

Representatives Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO) and Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO) introduced the bipartisan Rural Housing Service Reform Act (H.R. 6785). The measure would ensure that USDA Section 515 properties with maturing mortgages remain affordable by making it easier for nonprofits to acquire the properties and retain their rental assistance.


House Resumes Business with 16 Days of Funding Left

Last week, House Republicans elected Rep. Mike Johnson (R-LA) as Speaker.


Ranking Member Waters Proposes Billions to Expand Low-Income Housing

Last week, Representative Maxine Waters (D-CA) introduced a package of three bills aimed at tackling the affordable housing crisis, ending homelessness and eliminating the racial wealth and homeownership gaps.