March 10, 2020

Multifamily Housing Program: Applications Received and Self-Scores are Now Available

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has posted the list of applications received and self-scores for the Multifamily Housing Program (MHP) Round 2 NOFA. The MHP Round 2 NOFA was released January 2, 2020 and applications were due by March 2, 2020. HCD received a total of 63 applications requesting approximately $708 million out of approximately $297 million […]
March 4, 2020

NAHMA HUD Update: White House Coronavirus Task Force Update

Please find below a letter of guidance and factsheet on the coronavirus from HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing.  Going forward, updates from government agencies will also be posted on the NAHMA’s website, under the Coronavirus Information and Resources webpage. March 3, 2020 Earlier this week, HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson was added to the White House Coronavirus Task Force. All […]
March 3, 2020

Notice of Code Advisory Meeting: Proposed Building Standards

Notice of Code Advisory Committee meeting for proposed building standards to the 2019 California Building Code, Residential Code, and Existing Building Code  The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is providing notice of proposed changes intended for the 2019 California Building Standards Code. The building standards are proposed as amendments to the 2019 California Building Code (CBC), Part 2; California Residential Code […]
February 29, 2020

Attention MHP Applicants: Criteria May Increase Your Point Score

Attention: Multifamily Housing Program Applicants Criteria that may increase your point score As we shared on February 21, 2020, the California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) identified a calculation error in the Round 2 Multifamily Housing Program (MHP) Supplemental Application that may affect loan amounts on certain Round 2 applications. An additional calculation error in the Round 2 […]