July 2021

The State Trends Issue

Scott Beyer: Housing USA, The economic growth that drives Texas LIHTC

State Programs
HFAs working to put influx of funding to good use

Update from NCHSA
Another new role for state HFAs

Breaking Ground: Joaquin Altoro, CEO, Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority
A conversation on innovative state programs

Also:

Public Offerings
Publicly offered tax-exempt housing bonds primed for a great year

Case Study: Envision Cayce in Nashville, TN
Award-winning development helping Nashville deconcentrate poverty

Case Study: Elizabeth Gardens in Miami, FL
Low interest rates spur Florida workforce rehabs

Innovative Construction
Are shipping containers an affordable housing solution?

Columns

Paul Connolly: Blueprint for July, An influx of funding for a ‘bespoke’ industry

Thom Amdur: New Developments, Doubling down on the public-private partnership

David A. Smith: The Guru Is In, Underinvestment is contagious

Monthly Features

CohnReznick Housing Tax Credit Monitor