News & Media
Supportive Housing for Homeless Veterans Renovated
February 17, 2017
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency joined Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland on Friday to celebrate a major renovation project at a home for military veterans who have struggled with homelessness, mental illness, or substance abuse.
THDA Announces $15,000 Incentive to Homebuyers in Targeted Neighborhoods
February 09, 2017
THDA is offering $15,000 in down payment assistance to Great Choice-eligible homebuyers who purchase a home in targeted neighborhoods across the state.
THDA Housing Matters Newsletter for Feb. 2017
February 07, 2017
Check out the latest Housing Matters newsletter from THDA!
Eastern Eight awarded THDA Housing Trust Fund grant
December 23, 2016
Dec. 20, 2016 – Eastern 8 Community Development Corporation is moving forward with plans to revitalize a blighted Kingsport neighborhood with the help of a grant it received from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Keystone receives $500,000 grant from THDA
December 23, 2016
Keystone Development, Inc. is moving forward with the second phase of construction on an affordable housing project for former foster children and homeless veterans thanks to grant funding it received from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
Income Restriction Waived in Rental Properties for Victims of Sevier County Wildfires
December 20, 2016
Sevier County wildfire victims who register with FEMA can now apply to live at any LIHTC apartment property even if they do not meet the traditional income restrictions.
THDA providing Emergency Housing Assistance Funds
December 12, 2016
Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) has made emergency funding available to three locally-based organizations to help persons displaced by the wildfires in Sevier County.
Nashville’s Robinson receives Vicki George Award for Excellence
December 09, 2016
Nashville's Rosalind Robinson was recognized by the Tennessee Housing Development Agency recently with the 2nd Annual Vicki George Award of Excellence for her contributions to homebuyer education in the state.
THDA helps bring $1.5 million in housing for adults with special needs to Shelby County
December 02, 2016
More than two dozen people with intellectual and development disabilities (IDD) are enjoying new places to live in Shelby County, thanks to a $1.5 million project to acquire and renovate houses to meet their special needs.
Sevier residents can seek rental housing at TNHousingSearch.com
December 01, 2016
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency is encouraging landlords in areas that have been impacted by the Great Smoky Mountain National Park wildfires in East Tennessee to update rental listings on TNHousingSearch.org and offer short leases for those who have been displaced by the disaster.
THDA announces winners of 2016 Tennessee’s Best awards
October 14, 2016
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency has announced the winners of the 2016 Tennessee’s Best awards during the Governor’s Housing Conference held this month in Nashville.
THDA Takes Down Payment Assistance to New Levels
September 27, 2016
Starting Monday, October 3, homebuyers looking to THDA for help with their down payments can apply for up to five percent of the home price.
Perrey Elected NCSHA Vice President
September 26, 2016
Executive directors from all 50 state housing agencies have cast their votes, and Tennessee’s Ralph M. Perrey has been elected vice president of their national organization.
THDA Launches Interactive Map of Affordable Rental Housing
September 19, 2016
THDA has launched a new interactive map with details on every active or under-construction apartment community in the state built or rehabbed with the assistance of federal tax credits.