News & Media
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.
Support of Tennessee REALTORS® helps THDA top $70M in home loan applications for new record
July 06, 2018
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency is celebrating its best June ever, with more than $70 million in home loan applications.
Abbington at Stones Rivers completes $2.9M renovations
June 22, 2018
The Abbington at Stones River in Murfreesboro is celebrating its grand reopening after renovating all 96 apartment homes, thanks in part to $2.9 million in tax credit financing from the Tennessee Housing Development Agency.
THDA Housing Matters Newsletter for June 2018
June 12, 2018
June is Homeowernship month, Memphis Hometown Series and new HMDA report and more in the June edition of THDA's Housing Matters Newsletter!
Tennessee REALTORS® joins THDA effort to break Homeownership Month record
June 01, 2018
Tennessee REALTORS® is pledging to help the Tennessee Housing Development Agency celebrate Homeownership Month this year by topping the agency’s record for home loans for the month of June.
THDA opens home repair program to more rural homeowners
May 24, 2018
Starting July 1, 2018, Tennessee will increase the maximum household income for ERP applicants in as many as 74 of the state’s 95 counties.
Dismas House secures $700,000 THDA grant
May 21, 2018
The Tennessee Housing Development Agency will more than double its funding for Dismas House’s new Nashville home by tapping into a new source of federal funding for the first time.