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.
Syndicator Eyes Return to Market
BOSTON Boston Financial Investment Management is preparing its first low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) fund since its change from MMA Financial.
The Case for Preservation
One of the best arguments for preserving affordable housing emerges out of the wreckage left by the housing and financial crisis.
HUD May Get More Money
Congress seems poised to approve a fiscal 2010 Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) appropriations bill (H.R. 3288) that provides more money for key programs than the Obama administration requested.
Worries Grow Over Major Portfolio Sales
The possibility of Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae selling a large portion of their lowincome housing tax credit (LIHTC) portfolios looms over the struggling tax credit market.
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Affordable, If You Can Find It
While construction financing remains relatively affordable, fewer deals are penciling out these days, and underwriting standards continue to tighten.