Latest Affordable housing Stories

2013-06-13 23:25:42

Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, to Describe How Tax Reform Will Affect Affordable Rental Housing Market to Attendees at National Housing Conference. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 If current corporate tax reform efforts are successful, the amount of equity that can be raised from the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) could decrease significantly, according to a report released by Novogradac & Company LLP. This month, tax credit expert Michael J. Novogradac, CPA, speaking at...

2013-06-13 23:20:01

Newfoundland´s Growing Economy, the Result of its Abundance of Natural Resources Toronto, ON (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 The economy in Newfoundland has taken off in recent years, with the energy and resource industries taking the lead in jumpstarting the economy and housing market, so much so that the unemployment rate has been the lowest in 26 years says KANETIX. With a boom in both the energy and resources industries, timing the real estate market can be difficult, but those who are...

2013-06-10 23:02:51

June is National Homeownership Month, and the National Foundation for Credit Counseling and the HUD Housing Counseling Intermediaries, a national network of HUD-approved national nonprofit organizations that provide housing counseling, education, and community reinvestment programs, are using this month to call attention to the opportunities consumers have to achieve sustainable homeownership through access to professional housing counseling and homebuyer education. Washington, DC (PRWEB)...

2013-06-08 23:00:09

Homes for rent in Broward County, FL are now available from the KDP Real Estate Group. The current listings of available homes is now published online to help individuals and families find affordable housing to rent. Broward County, Florida (PRWEB) June 09, 2013 The qualifications required to purchase a home through realtors and agents is not always practical for men and women with damaged credit. Renting homes has remained one option that can be explored and one Florida company is now...

2013-05-30 23:04:56

HUD-VASH vouchers to build on 17 percent decline in veteran homelessness since 2009 MIAMI (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 Approximately 145 homeless Veterans living on the streets and in shelters in South Florida will soon find a permanent place to call home. U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Eric K. Shinseki announced today that HUD will provide $60 million to local public housing agencies across the country to...

2013-05-27 23:13:49

Novogradac Nonprofit Developer Conference to Explore Strategies for Success in Nonprofit Development. San Francisco, Calif. (PRWEB) May 27, 2013 Affordable housing and community development experts will make their way in June to Chicago for the Novogradac Nonprofit Developers Conference. The event, held at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, June 20, will provide a platform for industry practitioners to examine the most pressing concerns of nonprofit development, including the effect of tax...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'