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US Housing Consultants | Free On-Demand Compliance Webinars - May 7, 2020

STAKEHOLDER ANNOUNCEMENT - USDA RD

AHMA of WA's Comments on RD's 3560 9-23-20 proposed rule - December 8, 2020

USDA RD Updates

MFH Organizational Structure 12.15.2020
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MFH Property Assignment and Contact Information
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Multifamily Housing Realignment Overview
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Notices and Regulations:

IRS issues standard mileage rates for 2021

 

NAHMA Updates:

NAHMA Grassroots Alert: Urge Congress to Prevent a Government Shutdown and Provide FY22 Funding for Affordable Housing Programs - December 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Memo Clarification on Valuation of Non-Shelter Services in RCS; Registration Open for Innovations in Energy  EfficiencyWebinar Series; Supplemental Payment Requests Due Friday
 - November 16, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Construction Monitoring and Change Order Guidance
 - November 10, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: FHA Catalyst Makes Electronic MAP Application Submissions Required Starting December 10
 - November 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: New COVID-19 Supplemental Payments Request Form Available; CSP Requests Due Nov. 19, 2021
 - November 3, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Revisions to HAP Assignment Form / FY 2022 FMRs Just Published
 - October 22, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: OCAF Notice Issued for 2022; HUD Seeking Vacant Units for Disaster; CSP Resources Available
 - October 21, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues Climate Adaptation and Resilience Plan
 - October 11, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Join Rural Development MFH Field Operations Staff for Stakeholders Meeting (Oct. 13, 3:00 PM EST)
 - October 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Supplemental Guidance Issued for Interim Final Rulefor Nonpayment of Rent - October 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Interim Final Rule Issued on Tenant Evictions for Nonpayment of Rent
 - October 7, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Production and Preservation Applicant Follow Up(October 15, 2021 Deadline)
 - October 6, 2021

NAHMA HUD Update: Section 202 Awards Announced
 - September 22, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Announces Start of House America to Address Homelessness Crisis
 - September 22, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Join HUD & Treasury for the Emergency Rental Assistance Webinar on September 23
 - September 21, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HOME-ARP Webinar on Use of Funds Requirement
 - September 17, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update:: Notice Published on COVID-19 Supplemental Payments for PBRA
 - September 16, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Annual Adjustment in FHA Statutory Mortgage Limits and List of High Cost Areas for 2021 Now Available
 - September 15, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues HOME-ARP Implementation Notice
 - September 15, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Register for Sept. 16 Community Violence Intervention Community-Centered Evaluation Webinar
 - September 13, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: RD Publishes Management Fees for FY 2022
 - September 13, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Notice Published on 2022 DDAs and QCTs
 - September 9, 2021
HUD Evictions Statement Sept 2021 Reg
- September 9, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Releases New Research on Increasing Affordable Housing Production and Preservation
 - September 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: A Message from FHA on Safeguarding Renters
 - September 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Announces Disaster Assistance For Louisiana Hurricane Ida Survivors
 - September 1, 2021
NAHMA Update: Administration Announces Cross-agency Actions to Preserve and Increase Affordable Housing Supply ( LIHTC, MF Risk-Sharing, and ADUs)
 - September 1, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Multifamily Housing Partnership Quarterly Update and Presentation
 - August 31, 2021
NAHMA Update: FCC Issues Emergency Broadband Benefit Fraud Alert
 - August 30, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Statement from Secretary Fudge on the Eviction Moratorium
 - August 27, 2021
NAHMA Update: Administration Announces Additional Actions by Treasury, HUD, USDA to Prevent Evictions
 - August 25, 2021
NAHMA Update: FHFA Proposes 2022-2024 Housing Goals for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - August 19, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Join the Lead Safe Housing and Healthy Homes HUDExchange Mailing List - August 18, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD and FHFA Announce Collaborative Agreement to Advance Fair Housing and Fair Lending Enforcement - August 16, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Publishes Fiscal Year 2022 Fair Market Rents; Announces $30 Million in Grants for Low-Income Elderly Home Modifications - August 12, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Additional Financial Relief for Families through the Child Tax Credit
 - August 11, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Call for NAHMA LIHTC XML Data Transfer Group Conference Call for August 30, 2021
 - August 10, 2021
NAHMA Update: HUD Issues Updated Multifamily Q and As; Treasury Provides ERAP Promising Practice
 - August 10, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Rural Development Provides Multifamily Housing Partnership Updates
 - August 5, 2021
NAHMA Update: NAHMA and Industry Associations Release Join Statement Opposing the New Eviction Moratorium
 - August 4, 2021
NAHMA Update: CDC Issues New Halt in Residential Eviction in Counties with High COVID-19 Community Transmissions through Oct. 3, 2021
 - August 3, 2021
NAHMA Update: IRS Publishes Notice on State Populations Residing in Qualified Disaster Zones
 - August 3, 2021
NAHMA Update: Administration Issues Call to Action on Rental Assistance, New Local Resource Portal & Toolkit
 - July 28, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD-VASH Registration of Interest Notice Published;2021 Adjustment Funding for the HCV Program
 - July 26, 2021
NAHMAnalysis--The State of the Nation's Housing 2021 (Harvard JointCenter for Housing Studies Report)
 - July 19, 2021
NAHMA Update: An Open Letter to America’s Landlords - from the National Council of State Housing Agencies
 - July 16, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Register Today for the 2021 Section 3 Final Rule Virtual Training Series
  - July 14, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Notice on Statutorily Mandated Designation of Difficult Development Areas and Qualified Census Tracts: Revision of Effective Date for 2019 and 2020 Designations
 - July 2, 2021
NAHMA Update: Proposed Duty to Serve 2022-2024 Underserved MarketPlans Listening Sessions (July 12-14); Webinar On Emergency Broadband Benefithosted by USAC (July 8)
 - July 1, 2021
NAHMAnalysis--Pres. Biden's FY22 Budget Request for HUD and USDA;Housing Provisions under Tax Policy and Infrastructure Plan
 - June 28, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Publishes Fair Housing Disparate Impact Proposed Rule
 - June 25, 2021
NAHMA Update: CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium Until July 31, 2021;Fact Sheet on Initiatives to Promote Housing Stability By Supporting Vulnerable Tenants and Preventing Foreclosures
 - June 24, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Secretary Fudge Outlines HUD Actions to Address Reentry Housing Needs and Increase Public Safety
 - June 23, 2021
NAHMA Update: FCC's Emergency Connectivity Fund Provides $7 billion for Connectivity Efforts in Schools and Libraries
 - June 23, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: NOSA; Workshop for Off-Farm Labor Housing Loans and Grants for New Construction, Letter of Priority Enrollment - June 22, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: New HUD Mapping Tool for Hosting Vaccine Events;Virtual Service Coordinators; Webinar on Reducing Community Violence
 - June 17, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for July 2021
 - June 17, 2021
NAHMA Update: Housing and Real Estate Coalition Urges Pres. Biden to End the Eviction Moratorium
 - June 11, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Awards $1.1 Billion in American Rescue Plan Funds for Emergency Housing Vouchers
 - June 10, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Interim Final Rule
 - June 10, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: New Webinar for ConnectHomeUSA & Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
 - June 10, 2021
NAHMA Update: Final Report from Industry Survey on Insurance Costs
 - May 27, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Enroll in the Emergency Broadband, Income Limits HUD 50059, AFS, Radon Webinars
 - May 18, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for June 2021
 - May 18, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Multifamily Housing Leadership Announcement
 - May 17, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: How to Participate in HUD/HHS Vaccination Efforts
 - May 10, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Issues New FAQs for Emergency Rental Assistance Program; $21.6 Billion Allocated to State/Local Governments
 - May 7, 2021
AHMA HUD Update: TRACS Forum Implementation, May 17, 2021
 - May 3, 2021
NAHMAnalysis--COVID-19 and the State of Affordable Housing
 - April 30, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD MF Releases Guidance on Unemployment Benefits and Child Tax Credit; Updated FAQs on Notice to vacate
 - April 29, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Webinar on Engaging Residents in Financial Empowerment (April 27, 2021 – 2:00 PM EDT)
 - April 26, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD To Resume Physical Inspections, beginning on June 1, 2021
 - April 23, 2021
NAHMA Update: CFPB Issues Final Interim Rule on Debt Collection and Eviction Moratorium Tenant Protections
 - April 19, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Public Comment Invited on Recommendations for2021-2022 Priority Guidance Plan
 - April 16, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for May 2021
 - April 15, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Announces COVID-19 Supplemental Payments for PBRA
 - April 14, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: Section 8(bb) Transfer for Owner Opt-outs; $5Billion Allocated to HOME program; HUD and VA Pledge to End Veteran Homelessness
 - April 13, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Provides New Faircloth-to-RAD Option for PHAs, Including Guidance and Upcoming Webinar (April 26, 2021)
 - April 8, 2021
NAHMA Update: FCC Emergency Broadband Benefit Providers Listed by State
 - April 6, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Publishes COVID-19 & CDC Eviction Order FAQs and Financial Statement Extension
 - April 2, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD releases FY 2021 Income Limits
 - April 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Secretary Fudge Commemorates April as National Fair Housing Month 2021
 - April 1, 2021
NAHMA Update: CDC Extends Federal Eviction Moratorium Until June 30,2021
 - March 29, 2021
NAHMA Update: IRS Publishes FAQs for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program
 - March 26, 2021
NAHMAnalysis--The American Rescue Plan Act
 - March 23, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Provides Additional Resources for Tenants and Landlords-Stimulus Payments, Vaccine, and IRS Resources
 - March 23, 2021
NAHMA Update: FCC Emergency Broadband Program Presentation by Converged Services
 - March 19, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for April2021 & 2021Resident Population Figures - March 17, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Publishes Revised Emergency Rental Assistance Program FAQs
 - March 16, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: USDA Issues Environmental Policies and Procedures for Section 538 Guaranteed Rural Rental Housing Program
 - March 16, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Multifamily Housing Leasing Policies and Emergency Rental Assistance
 - March 12, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Annual Financial Reporting Requirements for Multifamily Borrowers
 - March 10, 2021
NAHMA Update: CDC Issues Recommendations on Activities for COVID-19Vaccinated Individuals
 - March 9, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: USDA Issues Policy Clarification on LOPE Letter Eligibility
 - March 2, 2021
NAHMA Update: FCC Approves $50 Monthly High-Speed Internet Subsidy
 - March 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: FHFA Authorizes More than $1 Billion for Affordable Housing Funds
 - March 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Announces Additional MAP Guide Briefing Webinars (March 9 and March 17, 2021)
 - February 25, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for March2021
 - February 23, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Publishes Revised Emergency Rental Assistance Program FAQs
 - February 22, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Announces CY 2021 Service Coordinator and Congregate Housing Grant Renewals - February 19, 2021
Links to Landlord and Resident Rental Assistance Program Portals
 - February 19, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: USDA Provides FAQs for Multifamily Annual Financial Reports for FY 2020
 - February 18, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Housing Counseling Webinar on Helping Tenants Access Rent/Utility Payment Assistance (Feb. 23, 2021)
 - February 12, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues Fair Housing Memo Prohibiting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Discrimination
 - February 12, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Lists ERAP Payments to States and Localities; CDC Forum and HUD Webinar Available for Multifamily Stakeholders - February 10, 2021

NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Releases New URA the HUD Way Training – Module 2: Section 104(d) Overview
 - February 9, 2021
NAHMAnalysis -117th Congress: Who to Contact for Affordable Housing Policy
 - February 8, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: RAD & Section 18 Blend Expansion Webinar (Feb. 17,2021) and Spotlight on The Lansing Housing Commission
 - February 5, 2021
NAHMA Update: Draft Recipients List for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program - February 4, 2021
NAHMA USDA Update: Extension of CDC Temporary Halt in Residential Evictions through March 31, 2021 - February 2, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Provides URA Training on Permanent Residential Displacement
 - February 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD and FTC to Host Webinar on Preventing COVID-19Scams and Fraud (Feb. 3, 2021)
 - February 1, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: CDC Order to Temporarily Halt Residential Evictions
 - February 1, 2021  
NAHMA USDA Update: Rural Development Announces Section 538 Guarantee Fee Forum (Feb. 18, 2021) - January 29, 2021
NAHMA Update: CDC Formally Extends the Federal Eviction Moratorium until March 31, 2021
 - January 29, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Provides FAQs for Emergency Rental Assistance Program - January 19, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Rates for February 2021
 - January 19, 2021
NAHMA LIHTC Update: IRS Provides Housing Credit Deadline Extensions
 - January 19, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Publishes Proposed Rule for NSPIRE Implementation
 - January 15, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Online Tool Helps Residents Locate Nearby Food, Shelter, Clothing, and Healthcare resources- January 14, 2021
NAHMAUpdate: HUD Publishes CNA Known Issues and Solutions; FAQ on Submitting Returned CNAs - January 13, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Updates MAP Guide 2020 and Provides Training Webinars - January 13, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues Notice of Funding Opportunity for Section 202 Housing for the Elderly Program - January 12, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Issues Request for Applications Under Moving to Work Demonstration Program (FY21) - January 11, 2021
NAHMA Update: SBA Issues Guidance for Re-opening of Paycheck Protection Program - January 8, 2021
NAHMA Update: Treasury Releases Information on the Emergency Rental Assistance Program - January 6, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: HUD Provides COVID19 Updated Multifamily Q and A Guidance - January 4, 2021
NAHMA HUD Update: CARES Act Funding for Additional Service Coordination Activities - January 4, 2021
NAHMA Update: Extension of CDC Temporary Halt in Residential Evictions Through Jan. 31 - January 4, 2021