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Revised Management Fee Ranges for Delaware, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia 

June, 2016 – Management Fee range and Add-Ons fees have been reviewed against the CPI annual changes published for the 2013-2015 calendar years.  The revised Management Fee range has an effective date of June 1, 2016 and will remain as such until superseded by a future notice.  . . .  Read More

 

New IRS Regulations Amend Compliance Monitoring Requirements

February 25, 2016 – Today the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued a notice that amends the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) compliance monitoring requirements to revise and clarify physical inspection and certification review rules. The IRS also published Revenue Procedure 2016-15 which further explains the implementation of the new regulations.  . . . Read More

 

HUD Pittsburgh Field Office Assignments

Effective November 30, 2015, the HUD Pittsburgh Field Office will be staffed with three individuals in the Asset Management Branch.  . . .  Read More

 

HUD Publishes Opening Doors Through Multifamily Housing: Toolkit for Implementing a Homeless Preference

The Office of Multifamily Housing at HUD is an active player in Opening Doors, the Federal strategic plan to prevent and end homelessness, developed in 2010 and amended in 2015. The Plan provides a framework for Federal agencies and state and local partners to work together to meet specific goals to end homelessness.  . . . Read More

July 13, 2015 – HUD Notice H 2015-06  Program Eligibility in Multifamily Assisted and Insured Housing Programs in Accordance with HUD’s Equal Access Rule

This notice provides guidance on how the Equal Access Rule applies to Multifamily insured and assisted housing.   . . .  Read More

 

July 8, 2015 – HUD Announces Final Rule on Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced a final rule today to equip communities that receive HUD funding with data and tools to help them meet long-standing fair housing obligations in their use of HUD funds. HUD will also provide additional guidance and technical assistance to facilitate local decision-making on fair housing priorities and goals for affordable housing and community development.   . . . Read More

 

July 7, 2015 – NEW HUD REPORT FINDS HOMELESS FAMILIES OFFERED VOUCHERS FARE BETTER THAN FAMILIES PROVIDED OTHER ASSISTANCE

WASHINGTON – Each year, it’s estimated that more than 150,000 families experience homelessness and are forced to seek emergency shelter for themselves and their children[1]. Today, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) published the short-term results of a study designed to examine how homeless families in emergency shelter responded to various interventions designed to help them exit homelessness.   . . . Read More

 

June 22, 2105 – HUD Notice H 2015 04 Methodology for Completing a Multifamily Housing Utility Allowance.  

This notice provides instruction to owners and management agents for completing the utility analysis required at the time of the annual or special adjustment of contract rents and when a utility rate change results in a cumulative increase of 10 percent or more from the most recently approved utility allowance. The notice builds upon a June 2011 memorandum titled Clarification of Utility Allowance Regulations.   . . . Read More

 

April 20, 2015 – Supreme Court Declines HUD’s Challenge in Performance-Based Contract Administrator (PBCA) Procurement Practices Case

Today the United States Supreme Court announced that it has declined to hear HUD’s latest challenge to a previous federal appeals court decision which requires the agency to follow standard procurement practices in the Performance-Based Contract Administrator (PBCA) Program.  . . . Read More