Issuer Rating in Hand, Iowa Agency Readies Multifamily Effort

Shields, Yvette
September 2004
Bond Buyer;9/8/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31964, p26
Trade Publication
Reports that with a new AA-minus credit rating in hand, the Iowa Finance Authority is ready later in September 2004 to launch a borrowing program aimed primarily at promoting the renovation of the state's existing affordable multifamily housing stock. Key issues of interest; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on housing and public finance.


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