Request for Proposals: Developing Affordable Housing Training

The Indiana Association for Community Economic Development (IACED), a statewide association of 200 members engaged in community economic development, is accepting proposals for a one-time contract to develop a training […]

Training Topics for 2016 Announced!

IACED has reached an agreement with the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority for underwriting eight training courses in 2016.

Mapleton Fall Creek Development Corp. Launches Mid-North Mapping Project

An Indianapolis based community development corporation, Mapleton Fall Creek Development Corp received a generous grant from the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI) in collaboration with the IUPUI Department of Anthropology. The grant funds research in the community on health-related issues, including concerns about access to healthy and affordable food; participation in and identifying barriers to physical activity; and enhancing local knowledge about the “green necklace” of walking and biking trails and pocket parks that are sprinkled throughout Mapleton-Fall Creek.

A New Competition: Who has the Strongest Town?

Does your town exemplify Strong Town principles like incremental growth, financial solvency and a safe, accessible transportation system? Are you a Strong Citizen who wants your town to get the recognition is deserves for being awesome?

Job Opportunity: FHLB Cincinnati Seeking Housing Financial Analyst II

The Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati is seeking a Housing Financial Analyst II. The Housing Financial Analyst II is heavily involved with the Affordable Housing Program (AHP). They will […]

Indiana General Assembly at the Midway Point for 2016

This past week marked the halfway point for the Indiana General Assembly meeting at the State House. Wednesday was the final day for bills to pass their chamber-of-origin.  More than 800 […]

Are We Ready for the National Housing Trust Fund? Implementation Strategy and Advocacy

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will  publish the state allocations for the National Housing Trust Fund (NHTF) within the next month. Recall, Ed Gramlich with the National […]

Key IACED Legislation Advances at the Statehouse for the 2016 General Assembly

IACED sponsored legislation on non-profit property tax exemption and individual development accounts advances at the Indiana State House.

Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act: Legislation Before the Congress

The Act, HR 3700, would make common sense improvements to housing programs including public housing, housing choice vouchers, and project-based rental assistance

Webinar on Housing and Homelessness Funding in the Fiscal Year 2017 Federal Budget

On Thursday, February 11 at 12:30 p.m. ET, the National Alliance to End Homelessness will host its annual webinar on the President’s fiscal year (FY) 2017 Budget Proposal. The Budget Proposal, which is expected to […]