Building the Case: Low-Income Housing Tax Credits and Health

A report released today by the Bipartisan Policy Center concludes that, given the robust evidence base linking affordable housing to better health outcomes, it is reasonable to believe that the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) contributes positively to the nation’s public health. The report, “Building the Case: Low-Income Housing Tax Credit and Health,” says that ...A report released today by the Bipartisan Policy Center concludes that, given the robust evidence base linking affordable housing to...A report released today by the Bipartisan Policy Center concludes that, given the robust evidence base linking affordable housing to better health outcomes, it is reasonable to believe that the low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) contributes positively to the nation’s...

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Six Down, 94 to Go

Why the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act Stands a Chance by Michael Novogradac, Managing Partner, Novogradac & Company LLP, and AHTCC Vice President Since Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Chuck Schumer (D-NY), and Ron Wyden (D-OR) introduced legislation May 19 proposing, among other things, a 50 percent expansion of allocations of the federal low-income ...Why the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act Stands a Chance by Michael Novogradac, Managing Partner, Novogradac & Company LLP, and...Why the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act Stands a Chance by Michael Novogradac, Managing Partner, Novogradac & Company LLP, and AHTCC Vice President Since Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Orrin Hatch (R-UT), Chuck Schumer (D-NY), and Ron Wyden (D-OR) introduced legislation May...

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New Research: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies

Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies, a report which explores efforts to balance cost control with building quality and resident opportunity in affordable rental housing. Enterprise reviewed the Qualified Allocation Plans (QAPs) for Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit) allocating agencies in ...Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies,...Earlier this month, Enterprise Community Partners released Giving Due Credit: Balancing Priorities in State Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Allocation Policies, a report which explores efforts to balance cost control with building quality and resident opportunity in affordable rental housing. Enterprise reviewed...

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