Housing Panel Speaks
- President Bush's Homeownership Plan. Hoffman, Karen Epper // Community Banker;Aug2002, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p16
Focuses on the proposed homeownership initiative and tax credit plan of U.S. President George W. Bush. Benefits of 'Renewing the Dream' program to investors and builders; Use of federal funds for down payment assistance for first-time homebuyers; Support of community bankers to Bush's initiatives.
- New Measure Would Expand QZABs, But Its Adoption is Unlikely This Year. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;8/7/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31444, p3
Reports the introduction of bill that will make changes in the Qualified Zone Academy Bonds in the U.S. Senate. Offering of federal tax credit; Limitation of tax credit to insurance companies and financial institutions; Elimination of underlying bond issue.
- Sen. Clinton Proposes Tax-Credit Bonds for Technology. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;03/06/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31090, p3
Reports the proposal of Senator Hillary Clinton for tax credit bonds for high-speed Internet infrastructure projects. Implication of the proposal for low-income rural communities; Context of the technology bond; Issuance of bonds in helping local government investments.
- State, local officials have mixed feelings on tax-credit debt. Resnick, Amy B. // Bond Buyer;05/14/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30641, p6
Compares the advantages and disadvantages of using tax-credit bonds for environmental projects and school construction in the United States. Savings that may result from the 15-year maturity of securities; Tax-credit bonds as attractive investment to pension funds.
- It's back to school for districts learning about new QZAB rules. Marois, Michael B. // Bond Buyer;08/20/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30709, p33
Reports on the effects of changes in federal rules governing tax-credit bonds on qualified zone academy bond program in California. Provision of zero-interest rate borrowing; Manner and timing of the calculation of the tax credit.
- Public Financing for Creating Affordable Housing Options in the United States: Does It Work? Thornton, Wintford // Real Estate Issues;Winter2005, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p27
The article explores the use of affordable housing options in the U.S. The housing options in the country include Low-Income Housing Tax Credits, Tax Incremental Financing, Homeownership Mortgage Investment Partnership Act Program, Homeownership for People Everywhere, and the Federal Historical...
- Down to the wire. Liyakasa, Kelly // Fairfield County Business Journal;4/5/2010, Vol. 49 Issue 14, p23
The article focuses on the high level of activity in homebuying sector due to the extension of the homebuyer tax credit in the U.S.
- Things to Come. // National Mortgage News;8/23/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 47, p4
Editorial. Comments on the benefit of mortgage finance and tax credit investment for a couple of dozen families in Idaho. Construction of several homeownership units and Low Income Housing Tax Credit rent-to-own units in Lapwai; Key to the program's success; Use of the tax credit to rehabilitate...
- State Financial Assistance Programs. MACK, DANIELLE // njbiz;2013 Small Business Week, p31
A list of state financial assistance programs in New Jersey is presented including BRRAG Tax Credit Certificate Transfer Program, Bond Financing, Brownfields and Contaminated Site Remediation Program.