HUD: FHA Pilot Program Expanded to Accelerate Financing of Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Projects

Action designed to speed production of critically needed affordable housing U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today announced a significant expansion of a Federal Housing Administration (FHA) pilot program that streamlines FHA mortgage insurance applications for affordable housing developments that have equity from the sale of Low-Income […]

CDFI Fund: Revised Compliance Deadlines and Program Milestones for FY 2019

Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) Director Jodie Harris recently indicated that CDFI Fund staff were reviewing each program’s timelines and priorities in response to the recent government shutdown. The five-week shutdown requires the CDFI Fund to alter deadlines, and anticipated timelines, for compliance and reporting, awards announcements, and […]

CDFI Fund: Summary Report and Public Data for NMTC Program for FY 2003-2016 Released

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Community Development Financial Institutions Fund (CDFI Fund) today released a Summary Report and data collected on New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) investments across the nation through fiscal year (FY) 2016. The CDFI Fund requires all Community Development Entities (CDEs) that have been awarded NMTC […]