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  • Getting Real About Energy Efficiency

    When it comes to the long-term energy performance of homes, there is little doubt — particularly after the recent spike in oil prices — that the marketplace is going to start expecting greater accountability and more sophisticated analysis.


    MEET GARY GORMAN, president and CEO of Gorman & Co., Inc., a Wisconsin-based firm specializing in urban renewal projects.

  • After the Flood

    Drivers along Interstate 10, tracing the Gulf Coast from the Florida panhandle through Alabama to Mississippi, can still see wreckage left behind by the hurricanes of 2005

  • Rep. Frank Seeks Help For LIHTC Industry

    Rep. Barney Frank (D-Mass.) wants the government to spend $10 billion to help stalled housing projects, according to The Boston Globe.

  • NYC Seeks to Turn Unsold Condos into Affordable Units

    Unsold condominiums, unrented apartments, and stalled construction sites will be turned into affordable housing under a new program launched by the New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD).

  • Guest Commentary: Let’s Keep the Focus onOutcomes, Not Programs

    The current financial crisis offers some opportunities along with challenges, providing a unique set of circumstances that can change the affordable housing industry.

  • Oregon Awards ARRA Funds to Seven Projects

    Nearly $19 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds will help kick-start seven affordable housing developments in Oregon

  • Smaller Profits Mean Fewer AHP Dollars

    Several Federal Home Loan Banks (FHLBanks) are trying to stretch their limited Affordable Housing Program (AHP) dollars in the midst of a tough economy.

  • Where Does the LIHTC Industry Go?

    Less than 24 hours after the election of a president who represents change, more than two dozen affordable housing leaders assembled to hash out ideas for getting through the financial crisis in the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) market.

  • Surviving the Recession

    We’re in the midst of unprecedented uncertainty in the financial markets, and consumer confidence is the lowest it’s been in a long time. It seems that no one really knows what’s going to happen.