Items Tagged with 'affordable rental housing'

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  • Fast-growing cities see substantial decline in affordable housing

    Lack of rental housing to accommodate low-income residents
    The fastest-growing cities in the U.S. saw their stock of affordable housing decline substantially from 2010 to 2017, according to the latest research from Freddie Mac, highlighting a strong correlation in population growth and affordability loss. Here are the cities that are seeing the greatest influx of residents.
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  • These are the most affordable rental markets

    Majority of top affordable metros located in inland markets
    A new report by Zillow reveals the country’s most affordable rental markets, measuring affordability by the amount of income that renters need to set aside for monthly payments. According to the company's research, these are the five most affordable rental markets.
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  • Fannie Mae plans $145 million investment in LIHTC funds

    GSE continues to focus on affordable housing
    After re-entering the Low Income Housing Tax Credit market just over a year ago, Fannie Mae is continuing its focus on affordable rental housing in underserved markets by committing $145 million in new investments in LIHTC funds. Here's a breakdown on where the money is going.
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  • New Freddie Mac incentive looks to keep rents affordable

    Pilot offers favorable pricing to investors, IF…
    Freddie Mac announced Tuesday its new program to keep rents more affordable by incentivizing investors with favorable loan pricing. It will also deliver any additional debt capital needed to fill in the gap between borrower equity and the first lien mortgage amount. Here’s what investors have to do, and how the program will create more affordable rental housing.
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