Memo to Members and Partners Articles

June 21, 2021

NLIHC Provides Sample Comment Letter on National Housing Trust Fund Regulation

NLIHC has developed a sample comment letter advocates can use to respond to HUD’s Federal Register request for comments regarding the 2015 Interim Rule implementing the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) (see Memo, 4/26). In the preamble to the Interim Rule, HUD stated its intention to open the…

May 24, 2021

Senator Cortez Masto Introduces Bill to Expand National Housing Trust Fund

Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) on May 19 introduced the “Affordable Housing Production Act.” The bill would amend the “Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008” and would make more funding available for the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) by redirecting Troubled Assets Relief Program (…

April 26, 2021

HUD CPD Requests Public Comment on 2015 Interim Housing Trust Fund Rule

HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) posted a notice in the Federal Register on April 26 inviting public comment about the January 30, 2015 Interim Final Rule implementing the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF). In the preamble to the Interim Rule, CPD stated its intention to…