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Public Hearing on the 2017 Draft Annual Action Plan

Notice is hereby given of a public hearing to be held by the Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the Stephen F. Austin Bldg, Room #170 located at 1700 North Congress Avenue, Austin, Texas, regarding the Corporation’s Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan.

Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan Available For Public Comment

The Texas State Affordable Housing Corporation presents for public comment its Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan, which is a component of the 2017 State Low Income Housing Plan.

TSAHC Receives $20,000 Grant from Bank of America

The grant will support a week-long training for Texas housing counselors in early 2017.

Ginger Smith with Premier Nationwide Lending Donates $500 to TSAHC

Premier Nationwide Lending's Ginger Smith--one of TSAHC's top loan officers in 2015--has generously donated $500 to support TSAHC's Texas Financial Toolbox online resource.

TSAHC Receives $500 Donation from Down Payment Resource

The contribution will support the Texas Financial Toolbox online resource, which connects Texas consumers with home buyer and financial education providers in their communities.

Cendera Funding Donates $500 to TSAHC

TSAHC has received a $500 donation from Cendera Funding, an approved lender participating in our home buyer programs. The contribution will support the Texas Financial Toolbox online resource, which connects Texas families and individuals with home buyer and financial education providers in their communities.

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Staff Spotlight: An Interview with Melinda Smith

This week, we are spotlighting Melinda Smith, TSAHC's Chief Financial Officer. Melinda oversees our accounting team and ensures TSAHC complies with required financial reporting and auditing. Melinda joined TSAHC as our CFO in 2001. She earned her CPA certification in 1982 and boasts more than three decades of accounting, auditing and executive level experience in private and public practice. Below is our interview with Melinda to help you get to know her a little better.

Who Really Pays for Affordable Housing?

A frequent question about affordable housing is who pays for it and how. A common assumption is that taxpayers foot the bill for the construction of affordable rental housing or rents for residents that live there. In reality, that's not always true. In this entry, we will look at some of the common ways affordable housing is paid for and specifically the role subsidies play to help provide clarity.

Five Tough Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Buy a Home

Purchasing a home is undoubtedly one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll ever make. You can pave the road ahead by making sure to honestly evaluate all of the costs and responsibilities of homeownership before you buy.

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