Recent LIHTC questions from eHotline

Hi folks! I thought I would share a few recent questions pertaining to LIHTC that we received through eHotline – our free technical assistance service for those with active NCHM certification. Q:  Our LIHTC property has two buildings and on question 8b under Part 2 of...

Proposed changes go beyond LIHTC’s name

Have you heard the latest? Two pieces of legislation were recently introduced that, among other things, would change the name of the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program to the Affordable Housing Tax Credit program. But other changes proposed by the...

Plenty of buzz at 2017 HFA Institute

In what has become an annual ritual for many of us in the affordable housing industry, I joined state housing finance agency staff, consultants, investors, and other stakeholders in Washington, DC last month for the National Council of State Housing Agencies’ HFA...

How well do you speak Affordable Housing?

I am often struck by the different languages that different affordable housing programs speak. What one program calls something may be completely different from what another one does – even if they’re talking about the same thing! For that reason, I see it as...