'Thrifty' Voucher Plan Gets Warm House Panel Reception

Vadum, Matthew
April 2002
Bond Buyer;4/11/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31363, p4
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Reports on the proposal of the thrifty housing production voucher program under the Housing Affordability for America Act by the House Financial Services Committee in California. Presentation of vouchers based on property's operating costs; Usability in low-income housing tax credit; Improvements of housing construction and housing bond issuance.


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