October 27, 2019

NAHMA HUD Update: Multifamily Accelerated Processing (MAP) Guide Drafts – New link

On October 15, 2019, FHA posted for industry feedback the first revised draft chapters for an updated Multifamily Accelerated Processing (MAP) Guide as part of its ongoing work to deliver a fully updated guide in the future. The following drafts are now available for review and feedback until [closing date]: 2020 MAP Guide Draft – Chapter 1: Introduction 2020 MAP […]
October 10, 2019

Section 811 Capital Advance and Project Rental Assistance (PRA) Notices

The Department published two Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs) to provide funding for capital advances and rental assistance contracts in support of subsidized housing for persons with disabilities. There is a combined $112 million available to expand the supply of permanent affordable housing for very low-income and extremely low-income persons with disabilities.  Funding is available for the two components of […]
October 6, 2019

FY20 Fair Market Rents

Recently, HUD published the fiscal year 2020 Fair Market Rents (FMRs). The FMRs are effective October 1, 2019, unless HUD receives a request before then for reevaluation of specific area FMRs. the FMR for an area is the amount that would be needed to pay the gross rent (shelter rent plus utilities) of privately owned, decent, and safe rental housing […]
October 6, 2019

Apply for Technical Assistance to Launch Family Self-Sufficiency Program

** TIME SENSITIVE** HUD now offers hands-on group learning and individualized technical assistance (TA) to multifamily assisted housing owners and management agents to help them implement a Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) program. The Request for Interest (RFI) and short application can be found here. The submission deadline date is October 8, 2019. Webinar: Submitting Your Special Claim Due to Vacancy, Damage […]