Search Results

Sort by

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. ...

June 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On May 5, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Office of Policy Development and research released the report, “Effect of QAP Incentives on the Location of LIHTC Properties.” ...

June 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

The Wisconsin Housing and Economic Development Authority (WHEDA) announced April 17 an update to the recertification exemption policy. The policy was amended to clarify that if an owner has elected certain building identification numbers ...

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 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

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

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. ...

August 1, 2015
Periodical News Brief

On July 2, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released private letter ruling (PLR) 201527017. The letter was sent in response to a request to correct an administrative error or omission relating to the allocation of LIHTCs. ...

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.

December 27, 2011
Podcast

Congressional Update; Proposed Changes to DDA Designations; NCSHA Calls for More Rural Housing Funding; Housing Affordability for Seasonal Workers; Historic Boardwalk Hall; Revised programmatic agreement between BLM, ACHP and NCSHPO; NMTC Program’s Use on Tribal Land

Handbooks and Booklets

The Novogradac Nonprofit Housing Developers Handbook introduces nonprofit organizations to the world of affordable housing development.