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CHFA Housing Tax Credit eNews Archive

April 15, 2024

CHFA is pleased to report that HB24-1434, which proposes to expand and strengthen the state affordable housing tax credit (AHTC), passed out of the House Finance Committee on Thursday unanimously with bipartisan support!

April 3, 2024

HB24-1434 proposes to increase CHFA’s existing $10 million in state AHTC allocation authority by: $20 million in 2024-2026; $16 million in 2027-2029; and $10 million in 2030-2031.

April 1, 2024

Direct Effect Awards are an opportunity for CHFA to recognize and support Colorado nonprofits whose missions align with our work to strengthen Colorado by investing in affordable housing and community development.

March 29, 2024

CHFA’s 2023 Housing Tax Credit Scorecard is now available.

March 25, 2024

Join us to learn why Denver multifamily building owners, developers, and housing executives are investing in energy efficiency.

March 13, 2024

CHFA was recently made aware of a malicious phishing email that has been sent to several housing developers who are CHFA customers.

March 12, 2024

In the report, learn how CHFA invested $2.7 billion to support affordable housing and community development in 2023. Highlights include how CHFA increased community engagement, strengthened programs, surpassed several organizational records, and was proud to assist Coloradans by:

March 6, 2024

The Housing Tax Credit (HTC) world can be difficult to follow, and even tougher to negotiate to successfully operate a property. Join us for a daylong intensive that will give you everything you need to get started.

February 22, 2024

This legislative session, state Representative Lindstedt, Representative Lindsay, and Senator Bridges have introduced HB24-1316 to establish a Middle-Income Housing Tax Credit (MIHTC) pilot program.

February 15, 2024

CHFA is pleased to announce the dates for its 2024 Direct Effect Awards. Direct Effect Awards are an opportunity for CHFA to recognize and support Colorado nonprofits whose missions align with our work to strengthen Colorado by investing in affordable housing and community development.

February 13, 2024

This legislative session, state Representative Bird, Representative Weinberg, Senator Zenzinger, and Senator Simpson will introduce legislation to expand the state Affordable Housing Tax Credit (state AHTC) by $10 million through 2031.

February 9, 2024

The 2024 Round One Applicant Report is now available on CHFA’s website. This report lists affordable housing developments and their sponsors who have applied for federal 9 percent Housing Tax Credits in Round One.

February 1, 2024

CHFA is pleased to report that the 2024 Tax Bill—which includes provisions to expand and enhance the affordable housing tax credit—passed the House last night with strong bipartisan support! Thank you to all who reached out to your members of Congress.

January 31, 2024

Congress is preparing to vote on a critical tax bill that would expand and enhance affordable housing tax credits, the most successful affordable housing program nationwide. The “Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act of 2024” is a bipartisan, bicameral effort that among other provisions proposes to:

January 23, 2024

CHFA is happy to share that the latest version of Congress’ proposed 2024 tax bill includes provisions for expanding and enhancing the federal Affordable Housing Tax Credit. The bill passed through the House Ways and Means Committee on Friday with a strong bipartisan vote of 40-3.

January 18, 2024

Citywide, rents and mortgages are increasing which has impacted neighborhoods. To address this, Denver’s Department of Housing Stability (HOST) developed a unanimously passed prioritization policy by Denver City Council that is designed to help displaced and at-risk residents to return to their neighborhoods in affordable homes.

January 17, 2024

All members of the affordable housing community are encouraged to attend this event, which will provide networking opportunities and forums to learn about Housing Tax Credit trends and opportunities, as well as other topics pertaining to affordable housing in Colorado.

January 8, 2024

Congress is continuing tax bill negotiations in the new year and racing towards a resolution before a January 19th funding deadline. Among these negotiations are crucial advancements to the Affordable Housing Tax Credit that would expand and strengthen the nation’s most important tool for developing and preserving affordable housing.

January 4, 2024

You are cordially invited to the 2024 Housing Credit Summit hosted by Colorado Housing and Finance Authority. This event is a unique opportunity for Colorado’s Housing Tax Credit developers and affordable housing stakeholders to share ideas and network with local and national investors

December 18, 2023

You're Invited: 2024 Housing Credit Summit Strengthening Colorado | Tuesday, February 13, 2024 | Denver Center for Performing Arts Seawell Ballroom