Monthly Archives: September 2018

FHA Announces Short-term Extension of Federal Financing Bank Risk Share Initiative

September 28, 2018

According to a release from the Federal Housing Administration, they will be extending the Multifamily risk-sharing initiative… Continue reading

Continuing Resolution for FY 2019 Signed by President—Government Programs Funded through December 7, 2018

CARH’s BROADCAST EMAIL – Legislative Update

September 28, 2018

President Trump today signed into law H.R. 6157 – Department of… Continue reading

Unnumbered Letter Issued Providing Guidance for Reallocation of Rental Assistance Units for Properties No Longer in the Program

CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Regulatory Update

September 25, 2018

As many of you know from past broadcast emails and from… Continue reading

GAO Releases Report on Low-Income Housing Tax Credit

The Government Accountability Office (GAO) released report GAO-18-637, LOW-INCOME HOUSING TAX CREDIT: Improved Data and Oversight Would… Continue reading

Section 538 Customer Satisfaction Survey for Lenders and Borrowers

CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Regulatory Update

September 18, 2018

Rural Development (RD) has developed a Customer Satisfaction Survey to be… Continue reading

New FEMA Emergency Declaration; Guidance for FHA-Approved Mortgagees and Servicers Re Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Areas

HUD issued the following Disaster Recovery Information for Housing Counselors on September 16, 2018:

New FEMA Emergency Declaration:

North Carolina… Continue reading

Housing Assistance Council – Rental Housing For A 21st Century Rural America: A Platform for Preservation

On September 6, 2018, the Housing Assistance Council (HAC) released Rental Housing for a 21st Century Rural America:… Continue reading

FHA Disaster-Related Policy Waiver Issued for Presidentially-Declared Major Disaster Area on the Big Island of Hawaii

The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) issued a waiver of its policy on the timeframe for completing the inspection of properties… Continue reading

OCC Seeks Comments on Modernizing Community Reinvestment Act Regulations

September 5, 2018 — UPDATE

The Proposed Rule has been published in the Federal Register. Click here for the… Continue reading