On March 12, 2018, the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency (NJHMFA) announced that it is now accepting applications from developers for approximately $28 million in federal 9% Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC.)
The National Low Income Housing Coalition has reported that nearly 1300 organizations signed onto a letter to Congress urging increased funding to the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF.)
The letter urges Congress to expand the national Housing Trust Fund (NTF) to at least $3.5 billion annually in comprehensive housing finance reform legislation.
The Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Division of Housing and Community Resources has released the National Housing Trust Funds 2018 RFP for affordable housing.
Special Needs Housing Partnership Loan Program (SNHPLP), which creates safe, affordable supportive housing for people with special needs, is getting a $10 million infusion.