April 22, 2022

HUD Releases FY 2022 Income Limits

The Income Limits are effective April 18, 2022. HUD released the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 estimated Median Family Incomes (MFIs) and the FY 2022 Income Limits. MFIs are used as the basis for income limits in several HUD programs, including the Public Housing, Section 8 project-based, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher, Section 202 housing for the elderly, and Section 811 housing […]
April 22, 2022

HUD Issues New Civil Rights Act Guidance on Marketing and Application Requirements

HUD’s Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity today released new guidance to reinforce requirements that HUD-subsidized multifamily housing’s marketing and application processes be designed to be inclusive of persons of all races and national origins. The two new attached guidance pieces, Guidance on Compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act in Marketing and Application Processing at Subsidized […]
April 22, 2022

Proposed Revisions to Chapter 9 of the Section 8 Renewal Policy Guidebook

The Office of Multifamily Housing (MFH) is seeking public comment on proposed revisions to Chapter 9 of the Section 8 Renewal Policy Guidebook, which addresses Rent Comparability Studies. The revisions are intended to provide greater clarity in the renewal process and address issues not covered in the current chapter on which MFH has received questions. Please find attached a memorandum […]
March 9, 2022

Register for the Multifamily Housing Industry Workshop (Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at 1:00 PM, EST)

Rural Development’s Section 515 and Section 514/516 programs provide financing for the new construction and preservation of affordable housing units in Rural America. As market conditions continue to impact these transactions, owners with active transactions are encouraged to join USDA Rural Development staff for a workshop presentation describing how to address cost overruns on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at 1:00 […]