News & Media
Check out the latest edition of THDA's Housing Matters newsletter
September 15, 2017
See all the latest news at THDA in the new edition of our Housing Matters newsletter.
THDA offers help to Harvey and Irma victims seeking housing in Tennessee
August 31, 2017
Wilson appointed to THDA Board of Directors
August 28, 2017
Governor Bill Haslam has appointed Mary Mac R. Wilson, director of parish operations for Sacred Heart Cathedral in Knoxville, to the Tennessee Housing Development Agency (THDA) Board of Directors.
Haslam appoints Snodderly to THDA Board of Directors
August 18, 2017
Gov. Bill Halsam has appointed LaFollette Housing Authority Executive Director John Snodderly to the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Board of Directors.
Governor Appoints Brown THDA Chair
July 25, 2017
Governor Bill Haslam has named Memphis-area homebuilder Kim Grant Brown to serve as chair on the Tennessee Housing Development Agency Board of Directors.
Jackson begins demolition under Blight Elimination Program
July 12, 2017
With funding from THDA's Blight Elimination Program, the Jackson Community Redevelopment Authority sent a demolition crew to an abandoned home on West Deaderick Street in order to protect the safety, property values, and economic stability of the neighborhood.
THDA celebrates Dismas House groundbreaking with $500,000 grant
July 11, 2017
With a shovel in one hand and a half-million dollar check in the other, the Tennessee Housing Development Agency helped Dismas, Inc., break ground on a new four-story home for the formerly incarcerated.
THDA sets new post-recession high for home loans during Homeownership Month
July 05, 2017
THDA hit $40 million in home loans in June, and more than 200 of those home loans came with $15,000 in down payment assistance under THDA’s new HHF-DPA program.
THDA Housing Matters for May 2017
June 09, 2017
Check out the newest edition of THDA's Housing Matters Newsletter for May 2017.
THDA tops $7.5 million in down payment assistance as Homeownership Month begins
June 01, 2017
Just in time for Homeownership Month, the Tennessee Housing Development Agency is celebrating the 500th home loan under its new $15,000 HHF Down Payment Assistance program.
THDA awards $8.25 million in housing repair grants in 16 counties
May 25, 2017
THDA has announced $8.25 million in federal grants to help low-income homeowners in 16 counties bring their homes up to code.
Oak Ridge demolishes first home under state blight program
May 03, 2017
The Oak Ridge Land Bank demolished its first home under the state’s Blight Elimination Program Wednesday morning.
Knoxville’s MIG named Top THDA Lender for 2016
May 01, 2017
For the 14th consecutive year, Knoxville's Mortgage Investors Group has claimed first place on the Tennessee Housing Development Agency's list of most productive lenders for 2016.