HUD to Award $25 Million in Rural Areas
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the availability of $25 million in grants to help rural and tribal communities address distressed housing conditions and concentrated poverty.
Field Report: Latest Affordable Housing Dealsand Financing
Boston—The Community Builders, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit urban developers, and Charlesview, Inc
NSP Competitive Grants Announced
Nearly 60 grantees were awarded $2 billion under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funds, announced the Department of Housing and Urban Development on Jan. 15.
NMTC Deals Move Forward in N.Y., L.A.
Enterprise Community Investment, Inc.
Supporting Innovation: The OHFA HousingInvestment Fund
In 2008, the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) board approved the creation of the Housing Investment Fund (HIF) to support affordable housing initiatives that do not qualify for existing funding sources
Donovan: HUD’s 2011 Budget ReassertsCommitment to Rental Housing
The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) proposed 2011 budget delivers a message, said Secretary Shaun Donovan.
Developers Diversify to Stay Recession-Proof
The Great Recession has already claimed some of the industry’s largest owners and developers—Fairfield Residential, Bethany Group, Lembi, Babcock and Brown, Opus Corp.
Discouraged Equity Investors Turn to Development Opportunities
The funds are here. The opportunities, not so much.
HUD Secretary Addresses Green Homes & Sustainable Communities Conference
Today, Thursday, July 29, leaders in the fields of building, development, and financing met in Washington D.C., for a two-day conference focusing on green, affordable housing and other forms of community development.
Looking Up From the Bottom
For many in the affordable housing industry, 2009 was the worst year they had ever seen.