Mixed-Use Development Tag Archives

HUD Expands Section 220 Mortgage Insurance to Include All Opportunity Zones

HUD announced that the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will insure mortgages on mixed-use development in opportunity zones under the agency’s Section 220 program. Historically, Section 220 has provided mortgage insurance for rental housing in downtown urban areas that have been targeted for overall revitalization. Now, all 8,764 Opportunity Zones, including those located in rural area, are eligible for mortgage insurance under this program.

Spring NCHMA Meeting Conference Materials

All conference materials, PowerPoint presentations, relevant articles, reports, memos, etc. from the 2014 Spring NCHMA Meeting are available below under the relevant session titles. Click below to learn more about the topics that were covered at the meeting! Conference Recordings of each session will be available in NH&RA’s Online Store following the conference.

NCHMA Resource: TCA Article: NCHMA: Its Mission and History (June 2014) Read More

2014 NH&RA Annual Meeting & Senior Housing Symposium: Conference Materials

All conference materials, PowerPoint presentations, relevant articles, reports, memos, etc. from the 2014 NH&RA Annual Meeting are available below under the relevant session titles. Click below to learn more about the topics that were covered at the meeting! Conference Recordings of each session will be available in NH&RA’s Online Store following the conference.

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Affordable Housing in the New England Region: A New Special Report

Multifamily housing developers, community organizations, investors, and lenders interested in affordable rental housing in New England have a new resource available that provides a comprehensive overview of current opportunities. A special report entitled “A Variety of Approaches: New England State Agencies Differ in Needs, Priorities in Their Housing Credit Programs” reviews recent and current tax credit allocation activity, project trends, and state priorities in the New England states ““Connecticut, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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NJ Governor Announces Neighborhood and Community Revitalization Program

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie recently announced a new statewide initiative, the Strong NJ Neighborhood and Community Revitalization (NCR) program which will offer financial assistance to support development and public improvement projects; main street revitalization; and Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFIs) providing loans to small businesses.

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