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HUD Designates 2023 Difficult Development Areas and Qualified Census Tracts

On October 25, HUD published in the Federal Register a Notice which designates “Difficult Development Areas” (DDAs) and “Qualified Census Tracts” (QCTs) for purposes of the Low-Income Housing Credit (LIHTC) under Internal Revenue Code (IRC) section 42. LIHTC projects located in DDAs or QCTs may be eligible for a 30 percent increase in eligible basis on their project. This notice describes the methodology and data used, and makes these designations for the use by political subdivisions of the states in allocating LIHTC.  

PHADA Job Opportunity

Senior Housing Policy Analyst

A 1,900 member trade organization based on Capitol Hill, the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA), is seeking a senior housing policy staff person to represent membership with Congress and HUD in Washington. Primary functions include analyzing and keeping members informed of housing, other congressional legislation and HUD regulations and advocating the association’s positions on such matters. Detailed knowledge of, and experience with, public and assisted housing programs is essential.


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