Iowa Hopes Bonds Will Boost Home Ownership, Revitalize Neighborhoods

Shields, Yvette
June 2001
Bond Buyer;6/22/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31166, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the Iowa Finance Authority's launch of a bond-financed low- and middle-income housing initiative aimed at revitalizing the state's blighted areas. Plans to increase the financial assistance for home ownership; Authority's desire to increase the total amount of money provided as assistance to potential homeowners willing to buy a home in federally-designated areas of the state.


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