Field Report: Latest Affordable Housing Dealsand Financing
Boston—The Community Builders, one of the nation’s largest nonprofit urban developers, and Charlesview, Inc
Donovan Offers Early Look at 2011 BudgetProposal
While saying difficult decisions had to be made, Housing Secretary Shaun Donovan provided a first look into the 2011 budget proposal, including a Transforming Rental Assistance initiative and a $150 million competition aimed at creating jobs in the areas
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.
VA Budget Boosts Homeless Support
Reducing homelessness is one of three key goals under the Veterans Affairs (VA) budget proposal for 2011.
Centerline Sells Debt Fund Business, Keeps LIHTCOperations
Centerline Capital Group has sold its real estate debt fund management and commercial mortgage loan special servicing business.
Google Invests in LIHTCs
Google has become the newest low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) investor.
Mercy Housing Unveils Five-Year Plan
DENVER—Mercy Housing announced an ambitious five-year plan that will guide the nonprofit toward developing, preserving, and financing 60,000 affordable multifamily rental homes.
Housing Finance Reform Conference Set for Aug. 17
Fresh on the heels of President Obama signing legislation to reform Wall Street, federal officials are turning their attention to revamping the housing finance systems.
Choosing the Best Debt Financing Strategy in an Unpredictable Market
While the ultra-low interest rate environment is prompting many owners to deleverage, the market’s volatility is forcing much more conservative underwriting, said panelists at “Choosing the Best Debt Financing Strategy in an Unpredictable Mark
Finding and Navigating Construction Capital
Access to construction capital is starting to loosen up, but the process of structuring a construction loan and putting together a feasible capital stack has become trickier, according to panelists at AHF Live: The 2010 Affordable Housing Developers Summ