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December 1, 2014
Periodical News Brief

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Revenue Procedure 2014-61 (Rev Proc 2014-61) Oct. 30. Rev Proc 2014-61 lists the annual inflation adjustments for low-income housing tax credits (LIHTCs) and private activity bond caps for fiscal year (FY) 2015...

February 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The United States Conference of Mayors released its annual report, “Hunger and Homelessness Survey: A Status Report on Hunger and Homelessness in America’s Cities” in late December 2014. The survey analyzes the status of hunger and homelessness in 25 cities. ...

May 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On March 23, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Notice 2015-23, which updates the resident population figures to be used by states and localities in calculating the 2015 calendar year state housing credit ceiling and the 2015 private activity bond volume cap and volume limit. ...

July 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On May 21, Sens. Al Franken, D-Minn., and Rob Portman, R-Ohio, introduced the Housing for Homeless Students Act of 2015 (S. 1412). The bipartisan bill would expand the eligibility criteria of the low-income housing tax credit ...

July 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) Fund released 2003-2013 data and a summary report for the NMTC program June 2. The data is compiled from annual reports submitted by community development entities (CDEs) that have been awarded NMTC allocations. ...

August 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University (JCHS) released the report, “The State of the Nation’s Housing 2015” June 24. JCHS provides an assessment of the state of the rental and homeownership markets in its annual report. ...

November 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

California Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed two bills Oct. 10 that would have affected the California state low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC). Assembly Bill 35 was enrolled Sept. 14. The bill would have increased the $70 million annual state ...

December 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP) on Oct. 23 released a document, “Guidance on the Use of Real Property Restrictions or Conditions in the Section 106 Process to Avoid Adverse Effects.” The guidance is meant to help federal agencies that are considering placing a preservation condition on properties they intend to transfer out of federal ownership.

January 1, 2016
Periodical News Brief

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) released its latest Eye on Housing newsletter Nov. 16. This issue provides an update on the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. According to the analysis, NAHB estimated that as of 2013, approximately 13.3 million people had resided in homes financed by the LIHTC program.

January 1, 2015
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August 1, 2014
Periodical News Brief

From June 24 through July 14, the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) placed a moratorium on the state historic tax credit (HTC) program because of higher than anticipated demand. Original estimates projected the first year of the HTC would result in an ...

September 1, 2014
Periodical News Brief

On July 8, Thibodaux, La. Mayor Tommy Eschete announced that the Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism has certified the Thibodaux Cultural District, making the area eligible for the Louisiana Cultural Districts program...

October 1, 2014
Periodical News Brief

On Aug. 11, the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development adopted amendments to the Neighborhood and Community Assistance Program tax credits regulations. The amendments authorize the department to give priority to designated neighborhood...

September 1, 2015
Periodical Article