Yearly Archives: 2010


BOSTON, MA - December 24, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston announced that a Manchester initiative will receive more than $2.1 million through its Affordable Housing Program. These funds, awarded in the form of a grant, loan, and interest-rate subsidy, will be used to finance 26 units of affordable rental housing for formerly homeless veterans earning at or below 50 percent of area median income.

New Hampshire Housing wants your home buying story!

BEDFORD, N.H. - December 23, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing’s Single Family Mortgage Program will soon be celebrating 35 years of service! To help mark this milestone, the agency is seeking success stories from its current and past clients to show the world how this program has allowed real people to achieve their dreams.

New Hampshire Housing receives $2 million grant

BEDFORD, N.H. - December 17, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority has been awarded a $2 million grant, funded by the New Hampshire Public Utility Commission administered Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Fund (GHGERF), which will allow the Authority to provide energy efficiency upgrades to affordable multi-family rental units through its Greener Homes Program.

Claremont , Wolfeboro Housing Developments Receive Financing Approval

BEDFORD, N.H. - November 22, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- At a recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors approved the commitment of more than $6.9 million in federal HOME Investment Partnership and other funds for two development projects that will add 24 units of new affordable rental units to the state’s housing supply and preserve 162 existing affordable rental units. In addition, these projects will retain or create approximately 185 construction-related jobs during these challenging economic times

Kendall Buck appointed to New Hampshire Housing’s Board of Directors

BEDFORD, N.H. - October 29, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority announced today that Kendall Buck has been appointed to the Authority’s Board of Directors. The nine New Hampshire Housing Board members are appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Executive Council

Laconia Area Community Land Trust Receives 2010 Bringing You Home Award

BEDFORD, N.H. - October 26, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing presented Laconia Area Community Land Trust (LACLT) with the “Bringing You Home” award during the agency’s annual statewide housing conference on Monday, Oct. 25, 2010. LACLT was recognized specifically for its Boynton Road housing development in Meredith, NH.

New Hampshire Housing Offers 3.5% Mortgage Rate

BEDFORD, N.H. - September 10, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing announced today a new mortgage rate of 3.5% under its Single Family Mortgage Program. This historically low rate is made possible through the agency’s partnership with the U.S. Treasury’s New Issue Bond Program (NIBP).

Vice President Biden Announces 200,000 Homes Weatherized Under the Recovery Act

Manchester, N.H. - August 27, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- At an event with homeowners and workers who benefited from the program, today in Manchester, New Hampshire, Vice President Joe Biden announced a major Recovery Act milestone - the weatherizing of 200,000 homes under the Recovery Act. As a result of the Administration's unprecedented commitment to energy efficiency, more than 200,000 low-income families have been able to save money on their energy bills while saving energy, and thousands of people have been put to work.

Marketing made simple for New Hampshire agent Paul Martin with online IDX solution now...

EUGENE, OR - August 3, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Paul Martin of Keller Williams Coastal Realty has adopted the innovative IDX Broker software to sync his real estate website with Northern New England Real Estate Network (NNEREN) listings. His focus on online marketing of his properties gives his clients a unique perspective and a rich database of NNEREN properties to search through. Now, potential buyers around Portsmouth, New Hampshire can access thousands of property listings from the convenience of his thorough real estate website.

Municipal Guidebook for Workforce Housing Now Available

BEDFORD, N.H - July 28, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Since the New Hampshire Legislature enacted the workforce housing statute, many of the State’s municipalities have sought the help of New Hampshire Housing as they work to understand the housing market and to provide opportunities for the development of workforce housing.

Call For Entries: Award for Excellence in Affordable Housing

BEDFORD, N.H. - June 30, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Has your organization made significant contributions to affordable housing in New Hampshire in the past three years?

New Hampshire Housing partners with Wyndbrook at Dover to make new homes even more...

DOVER, NH - June 9, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Today, New Hampshire Housing announced that it has awarded Wyndbrook at Dover a New Production Initiative development award for 15 of Wyndbrook’s planned 72 single family homes located just off Tolend Road in Dover.

New Hampshire Housing Receives $400,000 Grant

BEDFORD, N.H. - May 24, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- Some low-income families and individuals can now learn about managing their finances through a new pilot program to be offered by New Hampshire Housing, made possible by a three-year $400,000 grant from the U.S. Treasury.

New Hampshire Housing Approves $28 Million in Funding for New Projects

BEDFORD, N.H. - April 29, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- At its recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors approved the conditional commitment of $2.7 million in federal Low Income Housing Tax Credits for five development projects that will add 140 new affordable rental units to the state’s housing supply

The Department of Revenue Administration’s Annual Property Tax Relief for NH

Concord, NH - April 27, 2010 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Low and Moderate Income Homeowners may receive state education property tax relief by applying after May 1, 2010.


New Hampshire Housing Graduates Second Class of Homeownership Fellows

New Hampshire Housing graduated its second class of Homeownership Fellows recently. This year-long program accepts applications from emerging leaders in the mortgage origination field and is broken down into six educational development sessions. Sessions include learning about New Hampshire Housing’s entire range of programs, meeting with successful mortgage professionals, spending time at the New Hampshire Legislature, and visiting with other top state and national officials



The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today that it is charging a group of New Hampshire landlords with housing discrimination for denying families with children the opportunity to rent certain apartments