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December 1, 2014
Periodical News Brief

On Oct. 15, the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities released report that provides recommendations for federal rental assistance policy. “Creating Opportunity for Children: How Housing Location Can Make a Difference” indicates that federal rental assistance programs...

October 25, 2011
Podcast

Super Committee Update; New Report on the NMTC; NMTC Extension Legislation; Rep. Brian Higgins Support for HTC; State Tax Credit Debate in Missouri; Bill to Extend the ITC to Offshore Wind; Reports on Domestic Renewable Energy; Inflation-Adjusted LIHTC and Bond caps for 2012; Affordable Housing Sign-On Letter; White House Affordable Housing Event; HUD’s Research Plans.

December 3, 2013
Podcast

Budget Conference Committee; Capacity Building Initiative; H.R. 3439; New Markets Tax Credit Military Installation Act of 2013; Prior Use Rule and Virginia Schools; New York Tax Credit Review; Bending the Cost Curve on Affordable Rental Development: Understanding the Drivers of Cost; 2014 Rent and Income Limits Webinar; Master Limited Partnerships and Real Estate Investment Trusts: Opportunities and Potential Complications for Renewable Energy; Form 8835.

December 10, 2013
Podcast

Fiscal Year 2014 Budget; Tax Reform; Debt Ceiling; Better Buildings Challenge; Community Reinvestment Act 2014 First Quarter Exam Schedule; Mel Watt; U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 2014 Rent and Income Limits; CDFI Information Mapping System; Qualified Equity Investment Issuance Report; Ohio: Creating Jobs, Building Communities, Preserving Heritage; U.S. Deal Tracker Solar Report.

January 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On Dec. 2, the U.S. Senate confirmed the appointment of Nani Coloretti to serve as deputy secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) after President Barack Obama’s nomination in March 2014 ...

December 17, 2013
Podcast

Fiscal Year 2014 Budget; Volcker Rule; Tax Extenders; Tax Reform; EITF 13-B; U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development 2014 Rent and Income Limits; America’s Rental Housing: Evolving Markets and Needs; Stories of Community: 2013 Community Development Corporations Report; CIMS3; Maine Historic Tax Credit; Wisconsin Historic Tax Credit; Federal Courthouses: Better Planning Needed Regarding Reuse of Old Courthouses; Q3 2013 Solar Market Insight Report

March 18, 2008
Podcast

State Housing Agency Actions to Address Current LIHTC Equity Market Conditions; Effect of Lower LIHTC Equity Prices on NMTC Market; Impact of Debt Market Turbulence on Affordable Rental Housing.

March 25, 2008
Podcast

Housing Tax Credit Coordination Act and Community Restoration and Revitalization Act Urged as Additions to LIHTC Modernization Package

February 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

Red Mortgage Capital, the mortgage banking division of Red Capital Group LLC, announced Dec. 8, 2014, the origination of an FHA 223(f) loan for the rehabilitation of Walnut Creek Village in Baltimore, Ohio. ...

March 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced Jan. 5 that it is waiving the U.S. Housing Act provisions for the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program. Congress required HUD to integrate operations of the public housing and Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) FSS programs. ...

November 17, 2009
Podcast

Ideas for Revitalizing the LIHTC Market; FHA's Financial Outlook; Sen. Schumer Requests Review of Section 1603 Program; Solar Manufacturing Jobs Creation Act Introduced

April 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

Great Lakes Capital Fund (GLCF) announced a $10.5 million tax credit bridge loan and $14.5 million in equity Feb. 13 for the renovation and new construction of Central Park Towers, a Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program property in Elgin, Ill. ...

May 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

Sens. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., introduced the Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2015 (S.720) March 11. The bipartisan bill is designed to promote energy savings in residential buildings and the industry. ...

November 8, 2011
Podcast

Systematically Important Banks; Super Committee; Tax Reform; Appropriations; Renewable Energy Tax Credit Legislation; NMTC Program Comment Invitation; New NMTC Compliance FAQs; QEI Issuance; Section 106 Disaster Response Guidance; Support for Rehabilitation of Historic Schools Act; Financial Service Committee HOME Hearing; Proposed HOME Changes

November 22, 2011
Podcast

Super Committee; Tax Extenders; New Markets Tax Credit Extension Act; Initiative for a Competitive Inner City's Capital Availability in Inner Cities: What Role for Federal Policy?; Minnesota Historic Rehabilitation Credit Impact Report; Governors' Wind Energy Coalition Letter; STORAGE Act; 2011 National LIHTC Pool; 2012 HUD Appropriations; HUD Notice H 2011-31.

June 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On April 28, the Obama administration announced eight additional Promise Zones across the United States. They include six cities, one rural area and one tribal community. The areas are Camden, N.J.; Hartford, Conn. ...

July 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On May 27, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) published a new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. ...

November 29, 2011
Podcast

Super Committee Collapses; Tax Extenders; New Issue Bond Program, Temporary Credit and Liquidity Program Extended; FY 2012 Income Limit Preview; CA Redevelopment Agency Update; Historic Boardwalk Hall Update; Minnesota Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credit Report; Awarding Winning Initiative in VT; OIG Audits CDFI Fund; InvestOhio Tax Credit; Bill to Provide Investment Tax Credit for Microturbines; Tax Treatment of Section 1603 grants in CA.

August 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On July 16, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced the implementation of the, “Small Building Risk Sharing Initiative.” ...

Handbooks and Booklets

The 2012 Edition of the Low-Income Housing Tax-Exempt Bond Handbook is a comprehensive, single-volume resource for all the regulations, guidance and legislation on the use of tax-exempt bonds in multifamily housing developments.