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THDA Awards HOME Grant to Creative Compassion
July 22, 2019
Creative Compassion has secured a $472,992 HOME program grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) to construct four new affordable single family homes in Cumberland and Fentress counties.
THDA Awards Home Repair Funds to Spencer and Van Buren County
July 15, 2019
Van Buren County and the City of Spencer have each secured a $375,000 HOME program grant from THDA to help local families with home repairs.
Ribbon Cutting for Robinson Flats
July 01, 2019
Robinson Flats, a new 209-unit affordable, senior living community in Old Hickory, celebrated its grand opening today. Robinson Flats was developed by Elmington Capital Group and was financed in part with $18 million in Tax Exempt Multi-Family Bonds from THDA.
Affordable Housing Complex for Seniors Breaks Ground
May 20, 2019
Urban Housing Solutions broke ground today on Phase III of 26th & Clarksville, an affordable housing facility serving low-income seniors, aged 62 and above.
Developers Close on Walnut Village Project Financing
May 17, 2019
Officials with Highlands Residential Services (HRS), Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) and LHP Capital, LLC announced today that they have closed on financing for the renovation of Walnut Village’s 80 rental homes for low-income seniors and people with disabilities.
Mending Hearts receives THDA grant to build supportive housing
April 15, 2019
Mayor David Briley and Council Member Sharon Hurt joined Nashville nonprofit Mending Hearts and the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) for a grant announcement and groundbreaking ceremony.
THDA names Tennessee’s Best winners at TN Housing Conference
March 07, 2019
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency announced the winners of four Tennessee's Best awards to close out the 2019 Tennessee Housing Conference in Nashville.
The awardees are comprised of individuals and nonprofits from across the state who have made a meaningful impact on affordable housing in Tennessee.
THDA awards Ripley Housing Authority grant to build group home
February 27, 2019
A grant from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) will allow the Ripley Housing Authority to build a new home for adults with disabilities.
Jackson demolishes fifteenth blighted house
November 16, 2018
Today, under THDA’s Blight Elimination Program, the Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) of Jackson facilitated the demolition of the fifteenth blighted house in as many months.
THDA announces new program to spur affordable housing production
November 15, 2018
Tennessee Housing Development Agency Executive Director Ralph M. Perrey joined Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland today to announce a new program designed to increase the availability of affordable housing.
Kingfield North Apartments Grand Opening
November 02, 2018
With the cutting of a ribbon today, the Jackson Housing Authority (JHA) officially opened its new Kingfield North apartments.
Sumner Gardens Apartments Grand Opening
November 02, 2018
With the cutting of a ribbon today, Gallatin Housing Authority officially opened its new, 100-unit, Sumner Gardens apartments.
More homebuyers to qualify for THDA financial assistance
July 31, 2018
New rules mean more Nashville area homebuyers can qualify for a home loan with down payment assistance from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
THDA funds construction of over 500 new units after 2016 wildfires
July 26, 2018
SEVIERVILLE – State and local leaders met in Sevierville on July 25 to announce over 500 new units of workforce housing that will be built with the help of Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
THDA taps new federal funding to boost Franklin affordable housing plan
July 10, 2018
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency is tapping into a new federal source of funding for the first time to help the Franklin Housing Authority transform a public housing property into privately owned affordable housing.