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  • Brand New and Obsolete

  • Make It Safe

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—Fighting crime in a community sometimes begins when a developer walks up to the door of a resident and knocks.

  • Welcoming a New Era

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—When dawn broke Jan. 20, close to 2 million people were already on the move, streaming toward the U.S. Capitol to watch Barack Obama become president.

  • What's Ahead for Donovan

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—Shaun Donovan has promised to make the foreclosure crisis “job one” in his role as secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Washington Revises LIHTC Policies

    Several changes are in store for the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) program in Washington next year, including increasing the general pool to 70 percent.

  • HUD Announces Available Funds

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the availability of $1.43 billion in homeless assistance grants to thousands of local projects serving homeless families and individuals.

  • Chase Picks Up Where WaMu Left Off

    Washington Mutual has been one of the most prolific lenders to the multifamily industry, originating at least $9 billion in debt annually for the last three years.

  • Edward Mazria Receives Hanley Award for Visionand Leadership in Sustainable Housing

    Washington, D.C.—Santa Fe, N.M., architect and champion of building energy efficiency Edward Mazria, AIA, was named this year’s winner of The 2009 Hanley Award for Vision and Leadership in Sustainable Housing

  • NMTC Round Opens

    Washington, D.C. — The deadline for applying for an allocation of New Markets Tax Credits (NMTCs) this year is April 8.

  • Wheeler Terrace Beats the Odds

    Washington, D.C. .—One of this city's oldest affordable housing communities, Wheeler Terrace was built in 1947 for veterans returning from World War II.