Now Accepting Comments on the 2016-17 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER)
August 23 – September 6, 2017

The Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) has completed a draft of the 2016-17 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) on the 2015-19 Tennessee Consolidated Plan. This report is submitted annually to HUD to describe housing and community development activities by the CDBG, ESG, HOME, and HOPWA programs. Citizens are encouraged to review and make comments on information contained in the report. The CAPER draft and summary are available for review and public comment at https://thda.org/about-thda/public-notice-and-comment beginning August 23, 2017. Use “Select Language” at the bottom of the page for multiple translations or use the links provided. The electronic draft is also available through the TN Department of Economic & Community Development and Department of Health websites as well as the nine Development Districts of Tennessee (www.tennesseedevelopmentdistricts.org). Written comments via electronic submission will be accepted through September 6, 2017.

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AVISO DE COMENTARIOS PÚBLICOS

La Agencia del Desarrollo de Viviendas de Tennessee (THDA) ha completado un borrador del 2016-17 Informe Consolidado sobre el Rendimiento y Evaluación Anual (CAPER) en el Plan Consolidado de Tennessee de los años 2015-19. Se presenta este informe anualmente al HUD para describir las actividades del desarrollo de viviendas y de la comunidad por el programas de CDBG, ESG, HOME, y HOPWA. Se exhortan a los ciudadanos a revisar y hacer comentarios sobre la información contenida en el informe. El borrador del CAPER está disponible para revisión y comentarios públicos en  https://thda.org/about-thda/public-notice-and-comment comenzando el 23 de agosto de 2017. Use “Select Language” (Seleccione idioma) al final de la página para múltiples traducciones. El borrador electrónico también está disponible mediante los sitios web del Departamento del Desarrollo Económico y Comunitario de Tennessee y del Departamento de Salud de Tennessee, además de los nueve Distritos de Desarrollo de Tennessee (www.tennesseedevelopmentdistricts.org). Comentarios por escrito mediante presentación electrónica en el sitio web del THDA serán aceptados al 6 de septiembre de 2017.

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 Housing

The ETDD Housing Planner works with local, regional and state partners to address the housing needs of East Tennessee. The Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) contracts with ETDD to provide technical assistance to local communities across sixteen counties. ETDD primarily assists with housing-related inquiries and regularly submits grant applications for state and federal housing programs. Through our regional partnerships, we are able to disseminate information about housing programs, funding sources and Fair Housing laws to residents across East Tennessee.

For more information about our Housing Programs, please contact Lindsay Crockett at lcrockett@etdd.org.

 

Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA)

As the State’s housing finance agency, the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) is a self-sufficient, independently funded, publicly accountable entity of the State of Tennessee. THDA’s mission is to ensure that every Tennessean has access to safe, sound, affordable housing opportunities. More information about THDA programs can be found online at http://thda.org/.

THDA Homeownership

THDA’s Great Choice Loan Program offers 30-year, fixed rate mortgages and downpayment assistance to eligible first-time, repeat and military homebuyers. Borrowers must meet certain requirements and conditions, including credit history, income limits and cost of home. http://thda.org/homebuyers/homebuyers

Additional Homeownership Links:

Homeownership for the Brave: http://thda.org/homebuyers/military

Tennessee Housing Search: http://tnhousingsearch.org/

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Single Family Help Desk at 615-815-2100 or sfask@thda.org.

 

THDA Community Programs

The Community Programs Division administers a variety of housing programs supported through federal, state and THDA funding. The Division awards grants to local governments and non-profit agencies to meet the housing needs of low income Tennesseans. http://thda.org/business-partners/partners

For more information, please contact Coralee Holloway, Director of Community Programs at 615-815-2030.

THDA Rental Programs

The Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) or “Voucher” program is a federal rental assistance program funded through HUD where very low-income families, the elderly and the disabled receive assistance to afford decent, safe and sanitary housing in the private market. As a state housing agency, THDA administers the Housing Choice Voucher program in 72 Tennessee counties, between 4 regional offices. http://thda.org/renters/renters

For more information, please contact Jada Lattimore, Senior Director of Rental Housing Programs at 615-815-2186

THDA Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) Program

The Low-Income Housing Tax Credit is a credit against federal income tax liability each year for 10 years for owners and investors in low-income rental housing. The amount of tax credits is based on reasonable costs of development, as determined by THDA, and the number of qualified low-income units. http://thda.org/business-partners/lihtc

For more information, please contact Donna Duarte, Program Liaison for Multifamily Development at 615-815-4142.

Additional Housing Links:

 Tennessee Fair Housing Council: http://www.tennfairhousing.org/

2017 Governor’s Housing Summit, September 20-21, Nashville: http://thda.org/about-thda/ghc

Housing Assistance Council: http://www.ruralhome.org/