IHCDA RED Monthly October 2018

RED Monthly

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RED Notices

18-42: 2019 Supportive Housing Institute

18-41: Response to Hurricane Florence - Emergency Housing Relief Authorization

18-40: 2018 Ongoing Federal Programs Compliance Manual

18-39: Housing Conference Scholarship

18-38: Updates to ERR and Section 106 Documents

18-37: Moving Forward RD Selected Teams   

Please click here to visit our RED Notices page.

IHCDA Board Meetings

Listed below are board meeting dates for 2018.

October 25, 2018 (Greenwood)

November 15, 2018 (Shelbyville)

December 20, 2018 (Princeton)

Click here for more information about these meetings and the IHCDA Board of Directors.

CreatINg Places

How Do I Apply?

The CreatINg Places program is a unique crowdfunding and grant program to implement placemaking projects in your community. Join a free webinar to learn how the program supported over 30 projects in its first year and how you can take advantage of a second round of funding to build fun and lively places in your community!

Click here to register.

This monthly newsletter provides information and updates from the Real Estate Department (RED) at the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA). If you have a subject area that you would like to read more about please let us know.


Response to Hurricane Florence

In accordance with Revenue Procedures 2014-49 and 2014-50, IHCDA is permitting all owners of low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) properties within Indiana to provide temporary emergency housing to displaced individuals affected by Hurricane Florence. For additional information on the emergency housing relief, please see RED Notice 18-41.


2018 Excellence in Affordable Housing Awards

The 2018 Excellence in Affordable Housing Awards were presented at the Indiana Housing Conference last week. The awards are presented to the most outstanding new properties in four categories and celebrate the best in Indiana affordable housing development. This year's recipients were:

Rural: The Mercantile (Alexandria)

Senior: North Harrison Senior Apartments (Shelbyville)

Special Needs: Oliver Apartments (South Bend)

Urban: South Bend Mutual Homes (South Bend)

Valley House Flats

Valley House Flats Groundbreaking 

IHCDA was pleased to attend the groundbreaking of Valley House Flats in Brookville. Located at the site of the former Valley House Hotel, this development will provide both affordable and market rate housing for seniors in Downtown Brookville.

Placemaking Indiana

Placemaking Indiana seeks community input

Placemaking Indiana wants to see placemaking in action! This year IHCDA and its CreatINg Places partner, Patronicity, want to visit and talk Placemaking with Indiana communities. Is there something placemaking related in your community you would like to showcase to IHCDA and other interested communities? Would you like to be highlighted for your placemaking efforts on Placemaking Indiana’s upcoming website, blog, or social media? Share your story with us – contact Carmen Lethig at clethig@ihcda.in.gov.