Memo to Members and Partners Articles

May 15, 2023

HUD Publishes Final NSPIRE Rule

HUD published the final rule implementing the National Standards for Physical Inspection of Real Estate (NSPIRE) in the Federal Register on May 11. A proposed rule was published on January 13, 2021 (see Memo, 1/19/21), for which NLIHC submitted comments (see Memo, 3/22/21). NSPIRE seeks to…

May 8, 2023

HUD CPD Announces 2023 HTF State Allocations

In a media release issued on May 13, HUD’s Office of Community Planning and Development (CPD) announced that $382 million in 2023 national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) dollars will be allocated to states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and U.S. territories. The 2023 HTF allocation is a…

March 6, 2023

FHFA Announces $354 Million in 2023 for National Housing Trust Fund

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced on February 28 that the national Housing Trust Fund (HTF) and the Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) will receive a total of $545 million for affordable housing from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (the Enterprises) in 2023. Of this amount, the HTF will receive…