HUD COVID-19 FAQs Update: FHA multifamily closings, loan application processing, construction issues

April 29, 2020

The most recent update provides additional guidance regarding the closings of FHA-insured transactions, loan application processing and projects already under construction: Status of Closings Potential Closing Delays. HUD may temporarily pause initial endorsement of new construction and substantial rehab loans that involve tenant-in-place rehab work or tenant relocation, or in areas that have shelter-in-place orders.

Stimulus for Affordable Housing

March 31, 2020

On Friday March 27th the U.S. Congress passed the CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act) the $2 trillion aid package, and sent it to President Trump.  He signed it late Friday.    The bill provides more than $12 billion in funding to HUD for housing and homelessness programs. Key Components include: $4B for

Brian Montgomery’s Nominated as HUD’s Deputy Secretary LIHTC Industry Reacts

October 14, 2019

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced on 10/9 that Brian Montgomery has been nominated to serve as Deputy Secretary of HUD. Montgomery, who is also the Assistant Secretary for Housing and Federal Housing Commissioner, would manage the day-to-day operations of the agency and assist the Secretary in leading HUD’s 8,000 employees.

White House Commits to Affordable Housing

June 25, 2019

President Donald J. Trump is Tearing Down Red Tape in Order to Build More Affordable Housing We’re lifting up forgotten communities, creating exciting new opportunities, and helping every American find their path to the American Dream. President Donald J. Trump President Donald J. Trump BREAKING GROUND ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING: President Donald J. Trump is working

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We are an underwriting surety agency specializing in P&P and other bonds for LIHTC (4% & 9% and state-based programs), Market Rate developers [HUD 221 (d) (4), etc.,] and GCs. We effortlessly guide our clients through the otherwise difficult approval maze with an innate understanding of how the surety companies think, and exactly what is needed for bond approval. Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, we are licensed in 50 states and represent clients nationwide. LIHTC Bonds Ltd Co is an affiliate of Carolina Indemnity Group.

 

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