This initiative is funded by the Louisiana Housing Corporation (LHC). The LHC received funding after the August 2016 flood that was focused on providing rapid rehousing, as well as permanent supportive housing to the homeless in the state.
Meeting scheduled for January 18, 2018
Guide helps borrowers and disaster victims to understand mortgage options and avoid scams.
LHC Executive Director Keith Cunningham, Jr. and Tommy LaTour with the Office of Community Development discuss new funding for rental developments.
The new federal money "piggybacks" on the tax credit program, allowing developers to build mixed income complexes with some apartments that can be rented out at market rates.
LHC Executive Director Keith Cunningham, Jr. and Pat Forbes, executive director of the Office of Community Development discuss new funding for rental developments in the designated flood impacted parishes.
LHC and OCD released a funding notice totaling more than $33 million to address long-term housing needs in parishes impacted by the 2016 floods.
Investments present new opportunities to citizens to become homeowners and expands opportunity for developers to create more affordable housing.
More than $11 million invested in urban and rural communities across the state