Opportunity finance news, stories, and voices

/ August 24, 2016 / Newswire

In a joint venture announced this month, the housing authority inked a deal involving national affordable housing developer Volunteers of America (VOA) andCommunity Development Trust (CDT), a private REIT and federally certified CDFI.

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Lindsay Li / August 5, 2016 / Newswire

UnitedHealthcare—part of a partnership with Minnesota Equity Fund (MEF) and Cinnaire—invested nearly $17MM to expand affordable housing for individuals, families, and veterans in Michigan to create 150 affordable housing units with onsite support services to help people live healthier lives; Nonp

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Michael A. Spotts; Senior Analyst, Project Manager / August 1, 2016 / Publications

Affordable, quality housing is central to improving the lives of low-income people. Preserving and producing these homes draws on multiple sources of financing—and none is more important than the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (Housing Credit).

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Lindsay Li / July 29, 2016 / Newswire

This week CDT makes a record donation for single family housing in Detroit. The HUD and DOJ awarded $8.7MM to prevent and end homelessness, and more!

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Lindsay Li / July 22, 2016 / Newswire

This week, nominations open for the Eleventh Annual Native Awards. Florida Community Loan Fund (FCLF) invests $1.6MM in a Florida food bank to benefit 100 schools and 400 human service agencies in four Florida counties.

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