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  • Orlando Rentals Battered

    Orlando, Fla.—In August 2008, 40 people who had signed pre-sale contracts at the Paramount on Lake Eola, a new high-rise condo tower here, unsuccessfully sued to try to get their deposits back, according to local news reports.

  • On the Line

    Charlotte, N.C.—Approximately 1,200 multi family units in four developments are going up within about a half-mile of each other along the city's new lightrail line.

  • Multifamily Construction Financing Search Leads to FHA

    What’s old is new again.

  • FHA Courts Affordable Housing Developers

    Tax credit developers are increasingly turning to the Federal Housing Administration as they get set to ramp up long-dormant projects.

  • Affordable Deals Struggle

    Affordable housing developers expect 2009 to be even tougher than last year as the lowincome housing tax credit (LIHTC) market struggles to find equity investors.

  • While the Iron Is Cold

    First, the bad news: Developers will find it more difficult to pencil new deals.

  • States Expect Tough Bond Financing Environment

    Global warming has yet to hit the affordable housing tax-exempt bond market.

  • LIHTC's Turbulent Ride Expected toContinue

    Robert Thal didn’t receive a single bid when he put his low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) deals on the market at the beginning of 2008.

  • Midwest Developers Struggle to Find Funds

    The capital markets meltdown is affecting all sectors of the affordable housing industry, and nowhere is this more evident than the Midwest.

  • Syndicators Foresee Muted Second Half

    Low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) syndicators are optimistic that the tax credit market will improve before the end of the year, but their expectations are guarded.