CHFA LIHTC eNews Sign up for Tax Credit eNews Sign up for the LIHTC eNews to stay informed on industry trends, allocations, and other pertinent information. February 27, 2018Mike Pacheco RetiresAfter a noteworthy career in housing and finance, Senior Tax Credit Officer Mike Pacheco is retiring on February 28. In his 13 years at CHFA, Mike has made many friends and memories. Mike’s role in ensuring that CHFA awarded Low Income Housing Tax CrediJanuary 17, 20182018 LIHTC QAP and Round 1 Letters of IntentThe 2018 QAP was approved by the Governor of Colorado on December 22, 2017, and is now available on the CHFA website. The 2018 Round 1 Letters of Intent report is also now available. December 27, 20172018 lihtc applicationThe brand new 2018 LIHTC application will be available on the website on January 2, 2018. Older versions of the application will no longer be accepted. The recorded application webinar can be viewed here. For questions regarding the application,November 10, 2017Important Private Activity Bond Information CallAs we have shared over the past week, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, H.R. 1, proposes to eliminate the tax-exemption on all Private Activity Bonds (PABs) including single family, multifamily housing, industrial development, and 501 c3 bonds effective DecemberOctober 30, 2017affordable housing credit improvement act call to actionAs members of Colorado’s affordable housing community, we urge you to contact the Colorado Congressional Delegation and seek their support and co-sponsorship of the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act (H.R. 1661 and S. 548) to strengthen and secure October 6, 2017bbc cost study overview In 2016 Colorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) retained BBC Research and Consulting to help identify trends and factors influencing the costs of building and renovating affordable multifamily rental housing in Colorado. Development cost escalatioOctober 3, 20172018 lihtc qap - first draft now available2018 LIHTC QAP - First Draft The first draft of the 2018 QAP is now available on the CHFA website. • 2018 QAP - First Draft 2018 LIHTC QAP Public Hearings CHFA will hold four public hearings, scheduled around the state for input on the 2018 Qualified September 15, 20172017 lihtc round two awards2017 lihtc round two awardsSeptember 6, 20172018 lihtc qap public hearingsCHFA will hold four public hearings, scheduled around the state, for input on the 2018 Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) for the LIHTC program and to discuss proposed changes. Click here for additional LIHTC events and deadlines. • Thursday, October 19, June 27, 20172017 lihtc round two (9 percent competitive) applicant report and narrativesThe 2017 Round Two Applicant Report and Application Narratives are available on the CHFA website. May 15, 2017last opportunity to registerSeats are still available for CHFA’s Housing Credit Summit, but registration for the event will close at noon on Thursday, May 18. May 8, 2017application updates and 2017 round two letters of intentThe 2017 LIHTC application has been updated with the 2017 income and rent limits and is now available on the CHFA website. Older versions of this application will no longer be accepted. The 2017 Round 2 letter of Intent (LOI) report is also available. May 2, 2017housing credit summit - seats are still availableSeats are still available for CHFA’s Housing Credit Summit. Michael Novogradac will provide keynote remarks during this unique opportunity for Low Income Housing Tax Credit developers and affordable housing stakeholders to share ideas and network with locApril 26, 20172017 lihtc round one awardsColorado Housing and Finance Authority (CHFA) is pleased to announce the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) awards for the first allocation round of 2017. CHFA is the allocating agency of federal and state LIHTC in Colorado. In this round, 20 applicatiApril 3, 2017tax credit and chfareach - free webinar: affordable housing solutions in a challenging environmentOn April 6, join industry experts to discuss the solutions and challenges facing affordable housing in today’s environment. Panelists will take a step back, and look at the prospects of affordable housing in light of potential federal budget cuts. This March 30, 2017registration now open - agenda availableregistration now open - agenda available 2017 Housing Credit Summit LIHTC: Community Strong – 30 Years May 23, 2017 Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel 1550 Court Place Denver, Colorado 80202 CHFA’s Housing Credit Summit is a unique opportunity for Colorado'March 22, 2017 tax credit and chfareach - walk through the lihtc application with usPlease join CHFA's Tax Credit Allocation Program team for a one-hour webinar on CHFA's 2017 Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) application process. We will discuss the 2017 application, required documents and timing, and other useful information. March 14, 2017CO Senator Michael Bennet Co-Sponsors Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017Last week, U.S. Senators Cantwell (D-WA) and Hatch (R-UT) introduced the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2017 (S. 548). We are proud to share that Colorado Senator Michael Bennet, was among the original co-sponsors of the legislation. March 9, 20172017 Housing Credit Summit LIHTC: Community Strong – 30 Years - You're InvitedSheraton Downtown Denver Hotel 1550 Court Place Denver, Colorado 80202 CHFA’s Housing Credit Summit is a unique opportunity for Colorado’s Low Income Housing Tax Credit developers and affordable housing stakeholders to share ideas and network with local February 27, 20172017 lihtc round one (4 percent and state credit) applicant report and narrativesThe 2017 Round One Applicant Report is now available on the CHFA website. The Application Narratives will be available soon.