Guest Commentaries

Getting Comfortable With Creativity: An Expanded Role for Banks in Affordable Housing Laura Bailey

Laura Bailey of Capital One discusses the need for banks to address complex projects.

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Developer: Market Studies Can Make or Break a Project

Decisions made based on these crucial documents have long-term implications. Cohen-Esrey's R. Lee Harris explains why.

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Affordable Housing Is the Glue That Holds Everything Together Former HUD secretaries Henry Cisneros (left) and Mel Martinez co-chair  the Bipartisan Policy Center Senior Health and Housing Task Force.

Former HUD secretaries Henry Cisneros and Mel Martinez call for a LIHTC expansion.

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RAD at 3 Patrick Costigan

Affordable housing veteran Patrick Costigan takes a deep look at the RAD program.

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The Glaring Need for Special-Needs Housing

As the autism epidemic grows, the wealthiest nation in the world can surely do a better job of serving this vulnerable population.

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Latest News

CDFI Fund Prepares to Make Capital Magnet Fund Awards
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CDFI Fund Prepares to Make Capital Magnet Fund Awards

Approximately $93.5 million will be awarded in September. Read more

$7 Billion in NMTCs to be Awarded
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$7 Billion in NMTCs to be Awarded

The program is financing a health-care center for homeless individuals in San... Read more

4 Selected for Hall of Fame
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4 Selected for Hall of Fame

AHF will recognize Maria Cantwell, Michael Novogradac, Tony Salazar, and J. Ronald... Read more

AHF Recognizes Industry Catalysts
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AHF Recognizes Industry Catalysts

Six individuals 40 and younger named AHF’s 2016 Young Leaders. Read more

A Blessed Partnership
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A Blessed Partnership

A developer and a church are opening their third affordable housing development in... Read more

National Park Service Works to Preserve America’s History
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National Park Service Works to Preserve America’s History

Largest federal program for historic rehabilitation helps create affordable housing. Read more

People on the Move 8.24.16
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People on the Move 8.24.16

Read about the latest personnel moves at McCormack Baron Salazar, Alliant Capital,... Read more

WNC Closes $102 Million LIHTC Fund
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WNC Closes $102 Million LIHTC Fund

The fund will help finance more than 1,500 units in 12 states. Read more

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2016 Legislative Update From AHF Live: Housing Developers Forum Affordable housing leaders David Gasson of the Housing Advisory Group and Boston Capital, Emily Cadik of Enterprise Community Partners, and former... Read more
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Projects

A Blessed Partnership Grace Terrace will soon open its doors to seniors in Mount Vernon, N.Y. The new development features 21 units for residents earning no more than 30% of the area median income (AMI), 21 units for residents earning no more than 40% of the AMI, and 24 units for residents earning no more than 50% of the AMI.

A developer and a church are opening their third affordable housing development in Mount Vernon, N.Y.

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ROEM Builds Affordable Housing Development in San Jose Master Plan ROEM Corp.'s Charlotte Park Apartments is bringing 200 affordable housing units to high-cost San Jose, Calif.

The 200-unit Charlotte Park Apartments is located on the former Hitachi campus.

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Boston Capital Invests in Housing for Special-Needs Residents The 33-unit Solutions Escondido Apartments will feature 22 two-bedroom and 11 three-bedroom apartments in a three-story building in Escondido, Calif.

Solutions Escondido Apartments is being built in California's San Diego County.

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Latest Features

AHF's 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Feature 34 Finalists
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AHF's 2016 Readers' Choice Awards Feature 34 Finalists

Read about the affordable housing developments chosen as finalists this year. Read more

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Where Credit Is Due
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Where Credit Is Due

HFAs have found creative ways to magnify the impact of low-income housing tax... Read more

AHF 50 Developers Ready for More
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AHF 50 Developers Ready for More

Development costs and target-market diversification rank high for the year’s top... Read more

Top 50 Affordable Housing Developers of 2015
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Top 50 Affordable Housing Developers of 2015

Indiana-based Pedcor Cos. tops the list after starting construction on 1,070 units... Read more

The Woda Group Doubles Down
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The Woda Group Doubles Down

When a riot-fueled blaze destroyed its unfinished Baltimore project, the... Read more

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