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
A 2011 Glance at LIHTC Allocations
Deals that can get across the finish line.
Boston Financial Closes First Fund
Boston Financial Investment Management announced the closing of its first low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) investment fund, BF Advantaged Tax Credits I.
Treasury Announces Support for HFA Bond Programs
Responding to credit market problems that have hampered housing finance agency (HFA) bond programs, the Treasury Department has announced an initiative to support new housing bonds and help HFAs carry existing bonds.