LIHTC, HTF, and Upcoming Income Limit Updates

The utilization of the 4% Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) has reached a new high, with affordable housing rehabilitations surpassing ground-up development. This milestone signifies a strategic shift towards revitalizing existing housing stock to address affordability challenges in communities across the United States. The LIHTC program plays a vital role in promoting the development of...

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Keeping You Connected at the 2024 Housing Credit Connect

At Housing and Development Software (HDS), we are committed to leading the way in the Affordable Housing industry. That's why we're thrilled to announce our participation in the NCSHA 2024 Housing Credit Connect conference in Atlanta, Georgia, taking place from June 10th to 13th.  As one of the premier events in the industry, Housing Credit Connect brings together experts for unparalleled...

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The Housing Shortage in the United States

In the United States, over 40% of renters are considered cost-burdened, spending more than 30% of their income on housing costs. This alarming statistic sheds light on the rental affordability crisis that is affecting millions of individuals and families nationwide. With the average cost of a one-bedroom apartment in America reaching $1,800 a month, many renters are struggling to make ends meet...

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Join Us at NALHFA 2024 Annual Conference

Get ready for an engaging and enlightening experience as HDS Companies eagerly prepares to take part in the highly anticipated NALHFA 2024 Annual Conference at Encore at Wynn Las Vegas from May 1st to May 4th. As proud bronze sponsors, we're gearing up to join industry luminaries and thought leaders at this prestigious event, poised to explore cutting-edge ideas and transformative solutions...

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Join HDS Companies at HFAi Institute 2024!

HDS Companies is committed to you and NCSHA as the Official 2024 Annual Wi-Fi Sponsor. Our two-decade partnership with NCSHA exemplifies our dedication to you and the Affordable and Economic Community Marketplace. Our sponsorship supports many of the educational and conference opportunities.   The HFA Institute is not just a conference; it's a gathering of leaders dedicated to shaping the future...

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Join Us In Boston!

Innovative Solutions for Affordable Housing   At HDS Companies, we believe that Affordable Housing solutions should be comprehensive and adaptable to our ever-changing industry landscape. That's why we're excited to invite you to explore our suite of innovative solutions as we prepare for NCSHA's Annual Conference & Showplace. Our Comprehensive Solutions: The challenges in the...

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Congratulations to Team eHousingPlus, the eHP FrontPorch® NextGen Lender Platform COUNTDOWN is on the way!

At HDS Companies, we believe in celebrating our milestones and recognizing our teams' incredible dedication and hard work. Today, we want to congratulate our exceptional eHousingPlus Business Division for their outstanding efforts on our new NextGen Lender Platform, eHP FrontPorch®, and the exciting updates to the eHPortal.  The official launch date is set for Tuesday, October 3rd, 2023. This...

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Empowering Communities: HDS Companies Supports the 2023 Governor’s Housing Conference

HDS Companies is thrilled to announce our participation in the 2023 Governor's Conference on Housing and Economic Development. We are committed to Industry Leadership, Team Culture, Creative Innovation, and Financial Prosperity, and we are honored to support Affordable Housing in New Jersey.  This prestigious event, organized by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, the New Jersey...

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HDS Companies: Proud Sponsor of Louisiana Housing Conference 2023

We are excited to share that HDS Companies proudly sponsors this year's Louisiana Housing Conference (LHC), Building Pathways, Partnership, and Possibilities for Affordable Housing. The conference is set to take place from September 24th to 26th in Baton Rouge, LA.  Over three days, LHC will bring together over 500 housing professionals encompassing a broad spectrum, including banking and...

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HDS Section 8 Contract Administration FY 2024 FMRs Release

Staying on top of Regulatory Requirements is a top priority at Housing and Development Software. The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has announced the FY 2024 Fair Market Rents (FMRs). Fair Market Rents (FMRs) determine the eligibility of rental housing units for the Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments program. The FMRs are estimated on an annual basis by HUD. As announced,...

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