USDA Limits Incentives To Avoid Prepayment on Certain Multifamily Housing Contracts

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development (RD) mission area issued an Unnumbered Letter placing restraints on the use of three types of incentives used to avoid prepayment of […]

Creating High Impact Housing

For 25 years the competitive AHP program has been transforming lives by creating much-needed affordable housing. This housing, coupled with on-site programs promoting financial literacy, education, employment initiatives and supportive […]

IACED Capacity Building News September 2014

The goal of Capacity Building Department is to strengthen skills, competencies, and abilities of our members. Aside from offering a variety of   trainings one way we help our member […]

2014 IACED Certified Green Professional Certification Training

Going green is becoming more popular everyday. Households as well as corporations are making the switch to greener practices. With eco friendly products and practices on the rise, more and […]

President Signs Short-Term Federal Budget Extension

On Friday, September 19, 2014, President Obama signed into law H J Res 124, a Continuing Resolution (CR), or a measure to fund the federal government at the current $1.012 trillion level through […]

Building Strong Towns in Indiana, What Does It Take?: A Curbside Chat

A leading figure in promoting new models for building financially strong and resilient communities will visit Indianapolis. Chuck Marohn, president of Strong Towns and a city planner and engineer, will […]

Prize Linked Savings – Smart Practice or Bad Habit?

  Have you ever played the lottery and won big or, more likely, played and not won? Playing the lottery, for most, is a fun way to hope for monetary […]

Job Opportunity: Executive Director, Near Northwest Neighborhood, Inc.

The Near Northwest Neighborhood, Inc., is seeking a mission driven Executive Director to enhance affordable homeownership, organize and empower residents, and ensure a thriving community in the Near Northwest Neighborhood […]

Auto Finance: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Field Hearing in Indianapolis

IACED members are invited to a public field hearing on auto finance hosted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) in Indianapolis. The field hearing will take place on Thursday, September […]

Congressional Budget Office Releases Cost Estimate of Key Housing Finance Reform Proposal

On September 3, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released a cost estimate of S. 1217, the housing finance reform bill.  The bill was voted out of the Banking Committee by […]