IHCDA November 2017 Monthly Info

ihcda monthly info

Upcoming Events

December 1, 2017: Phoenix Manor Grand Opening (Woodburn)

December 4-5, 2017: Governor's Council for Persons with Disabilities Annual Conference (Indianapolis) 

December 14, 2017: Grand Opening of Florence Fay Senior Apartments (Indianapolis)

December 14, 2017: Grand Opening of Monon Lofts (Indianapolis)

December 21, 2017: IHCDA Board of Directors Meeting (Hammond)

RED Notices

17-58: 2018A-C Rental Housing Tax Credit Round Applicant List

17-57: Draft Development Fund Mnaual Revisions

17-56: Interest in Education Program Webinars

17-55: Social Security COLA Announcements for 2018

17-54: 2018 Indiana Permanent Supportive Housing Institute

17-53: Response to Hurricane Maria Emergency Housing Relief Authorization

17-52: Revised Qualified Contract Notification Letter

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Public Notices

PN 17-29: Request for Proposals - Market Study Analyst

PN 17-28: Draft Development Fund Manual Revisions (closed)

PN 17-27: 2017-18 IDA Tax Credit Program Administrator Application Now Available (closed)

PN 17-26: Request for Proposals - Loan Servicing Platform Strategic Analysis

PN 17-25: Notice of Filing of 2016 CAPER

PN 17-24: CDBG DR2 Substantial Amendment (closed)

PN 17-23: Request for Proposals - Budgeting and Reporting Software (closed)

PN 17-22: Notice of Public Hearing: Service Territory Reassignment (closed)

PN 17-21: Request for Proposals - Technical Program Monitor (Wx) (closed)

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Interest in Education

Interest in Education Program

The Interest in Education program seeks to defer existing annual interest payments on IHCDA Development Fund loans to CollegeChoice 529 accounts held by eligible residents of the affordable housing properties or a sponsored cohort of 21st Century Scholar students located in the community of the developer’s property. Interested in finding out more? Join us for a webinar on November 9th. Click here to register.

Moving Forward Workshop

Moving Forward Workshop in East Chicago

We partnered with Energy Systems Network (ESN)  to conduct an intensive two-day workshop as part of the Moving Forward 3.0 Program in November. Miller-Valentine Group and UP Development worked closely with subject matter experts, local leaders and former residents of the West Calumet Housing Complex in the workshop, which served as the next step in providing two new affordable housing developments in Lake County. 

Inside INdiana Business

Moving Forward Featured on Inside INdiana Business

IHCDA's Executive Director Jacob Sipe appeared on Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick on Friday, November 17, 2017. He was joined by Paul Mitchell, President and CEO of ESN to talk about the Moving Forward Program.


2017 Stellar Communities Hold Stellarbrations

In November, the City of Madison and the Town of Culver held "Stellarbrations" to celebrate their status as the 2017 Designees of the Stellar Communities Designation Program (SCDP).

CreatINg Places Logo

New Crowdfunding Campaigns Launched

Rainforest Play Park and the Kennedy Park Kennedy King Memorial Initiative are the latest campaigns to launch through the CreatINg Places program on the platform developed by PatronicitySince the CreatINg Places program began in the fall of 2016, over 30 projects have raised in excess of $900,000 in public funds and leveraged an additional $1.8 million making for over $2.7 million in total project investment.

Lt. Governor at Habitat Conference

Habitat for Humanity of Indiana State Conference

IHCDA joined Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and housing affiliates from across the state for the 2017 Habitat Indiana State Conference, hosted by Habitat for Humanity of Indiana.

AHAIN Conference

AHAIN Conference

In November we participated in the Affordable Housing Association of Indiana's (AHAIN) Annual Conference. The conference featured sessions with industry experts and was held in downtown Indianapolis.


Portrait Exhibit travels to Romweber in Batesville

Last week the Portraits of the Human Spirit: A Sense of Place exhibit concluded its journey at Romweber Flats in Batesville. A community event was held November 20th to close the exhibit at Romweber Marketplace. The event was sponsored by Fifth Third Bank with support from the Indiana Affordable Housing Council, Indiana Arts Commission and the Rural Alliance for the Arts.

2017-2018 Winter Assistance Program

The 2017-2018 Winter Assistance Program, through he Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) began November 1st and concludes May 18, 2018.

Applications are being accepted by community-based organizations under contract with IHCDA. These 22 community organizations referred to as "Local Service Providers" (LSPs) cover all 92 Indiana counties. Individuals seeking assistance can apply in person, on-line here, through the mail-in or at another subcontractor at the location that services their county.