• Affordable Housing Industry Update and Next Steps

    Housing Advisory Group

    The recent government shutdown and the potential for another in just a few weeks have left many wondering whether Members of Congress can accomplish much, if anything, before turning their focus to the November elections. While that may turn out to be the case, we are not leaving anything to chance. We [...]

  • Tidwell Group announces new partners Todd Fentress, Aram Moore and Kevin Allmandinger as they expand into Columbus

    Media Contact Robert K. Boot 205.271.5553 marcom@TidwellGroup.com

    Birmingham, AL – Tidwell Group announces new partners Todd Fentress, Aram Moore and Kevin Allmandinger as they expand into Columbus.

    2017’s fastest-growing CPA Firm, Tidwell Group, is proud to announce the opening of its Columbus, Ohio office. With this expansion into Columbus, Tidwell Group welcomes three new partners to their team.

    In January 2018, [...]

  • 2018 AAHA Scholarship Applications

    The 2018 AAHA scholarship applications are available for download below. The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, March 2nd, 2018:

    • Download New Application
    • Download Renewal Application
    2018 MOTY Nominations Form is Now Available
    • Download MOTY Nomination Form
  • HUD Establishes Operating Cost Adjustment Factors for 2018

    CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Regulatory Update November 2, 2017 HUD Establishes Operating Cost Adjustment Factors for 2018

    In today’s Federal Register, the Department of Housing & Urban Development published a Notice that establishes operating cost adjustment factors (OCAFs) for Section 8 project-based rental assistance contracts with an anniversary date on or after February 11, 2018. As you know, [...]

  • Draft One: Affordable Housing Faces a Catastrophe

    November 7, 2017

    A lot of people really think we have a mess in Washington DC. A Gallup survey released this past September showed that only 14% of Americans approve of the way Congress is doing its job. Gallup’s daily reading of the president’s job-approval rating was posted last month at 33%. The public seems to [...]

  • Rural Housing Service Multifamily Housing Program Requirements Reduce Financial Reporting Requirements

    CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Regulatory Update October 31, 2017

    Rural Housing Service Multifamily Housing Program Requirements to Reduce Financial Reporting Requirements

    In the October 25th Federal Register, the Rural Housing Service published a Final Rule (Rule) entitled, “Multi-Family Housing Program Requirements to Reduce Financial Reporting Requirements.” The rule modifies the Agency’s Section 515/514 financial reporting requirements and will [...]

  • Senate Passes 2018 Budget

    CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Legislative Update October 20, 2017

    Yesterday evening, the Senate, by a 51-49 vote, passed a Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 budget. A last minute amendment by Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi (R-WY) adopting technical and procedural language from the House budget, may make the bill acceptable enough to House Republicans to avoid a [...]

  • Registration Is Open: Annual Affordable Housing Conference | September 6-8

    Annual Affordable Housing Conference

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    Registration is Now Open for 2017 Annual Affordable Housing Conference

    CohnReznick’s Annual Affordable Housing Conference brings together the leading developers (not-for-profit and for-profit), investors, and agencies/housing authorities active in providing affordable housing throughout the country. We will [...]

  • Appropriations Bills for Fiscal Year 2018 Begin to Advance Through House of Representatives

    CARH’S BROADCAST E-MAIL – Legislative Update July 15, 2017

    On Wednesday, July 12, the full House Appropriations Committee favorably reported to the full House of Representatives, the Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 Agriculture Appropriations bill. Similarly on Tuesday, July 11, the Transportation and Department of Housing and Urban Development (THUD) Appropriations Subcommittee voted to report its version of [...]

  • Senate Appropriations Committee Reports FY 2018 Appropriations Bill for USDA Funding to the Full Senate

    CARH’S BROADCAST EMAIL – Legislative Update

    July 24, 2017

    Senate Appropriations Committee Reports FY 2018 Appropriations Bill for USDA Funding to the Full Senate

    On Thursday, July 20, 2017, the full Senate Appropriations Committee voted to favorably report S. 1603, the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018. While [...]