Yearly Archives: 2011


Bedford, NH - December 29, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority today announced that Ignatius MacLellan has joined the organization as managing director, Home Ownership. MacLellan will lead the agency’s home ownership division which helps low- and moderate-income first-time buyers in the Granite State achieve their dreams of home ownership through its Single Family Mortgage Program and several other programs.


BEDFORD, N.H. - November 14, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors committed to financingthree major projects in three New Hampshire communities at their recent board meetings; the projects ar

Rick McQuaide partners with IDX, Inc. to bring quicker property searches to Nashua, New...

EUGENE, OR - September 9, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- IDX, Inc. and Rick McQuaide have joined forces to present Nashua, New Hampshire property listings in one convenient and easy-to-use online real estate resource. McQuaide demonstrates his ability to utilize the latest technology by integrating an IDX solution onto his website; syncing his customizable search page to thousands of New Hampshire and Massachusetts listings. Never before has such a concise online real estate search page been so easily accessible by home seekers. Partnered with IDX, Inc., McQuaide has forever changed the way his clients search for properties online.


WASHINGTON, DC - September 7, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan today announced HUD will speed federal disaster assistance to the State of New Hampshire and provide support to homeowners and low-income renters forced from their homes following Tropical Storm Irene.

Take the Guess Work Out of Buying Your First Home

BEDFORD, N.H. - July 7, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- Buying your first home is an important milestone, a thrilling adventure, and a serious financial commitment. Yet, the home buying process can also be extremely confusing and mysterious for a first-time buyer. To take the guess work, confusion, and anxiety out of becoming a home owner, New Hampshire Housing has launched a new website,

The NH Department of Revenue Administration’s Annual Low and Moderate Income Homeowner’s Property Tax...

Concord, NH - June 21, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Low and Moderate Income Homeowners may receive State Education Property Tax relief by applying for such relief between May 1, 2011 and June 30, 2011.

Five New Hampshire Projects Receive Tax Credit Reservations

BEDFORD, N.H. - May 11, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- At its recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors approved the commitment of nearly $3 million in federal tax credits that will be used to support construction of 218 new affordable rental units throughout the state. These tax credits will leverage $24 million in private equity investment in five new housing developments helping to create approximately 500 construction-related jobs

New Hampshire Housing to Host Free Home Buyer Fair

BEDFORD, N.H. - March 28, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority will host its ninth annual Home Buyer Fair on Saturday, April 2, at the Radisson Hotel Manchester - Center of New Hampshire, 700 Elm Street, Manchester, NH, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public is welcome and admission is free

Greener Homes Program improves Portsmouth housing

BEDFORD, N.H. - March 15, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- At its recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing’s Board of Directors approved the commitment of nearly $7.5 million in tax-exempt bonds, federal HOME Investment Partnership funds and Greener Home Program funds to refinance and renovate Wamesit Apartments, an aging housing development that is integral to the community of Portsmouth. In total, 100 affordable rental units will be preserved and improved.

New Hampshire Housing Recognizes Top 10 Lenders

BEDFORD, N.H. - February 28, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority recently named its “Top 10” participating lenders for 2010. Together, these lenders closed 81% of the loans extended to low- and moderate-income first-time home buyers through the agency’s Single Family Mortgage Program.

MERS Prevails In New Hampshire Suit

Reston, Virginia - February 25, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- The Superior Court of New Hampshire in Cheshire County on February 14, 2011 affirmed the legality of MERS’ role as a nominee for lenders.

New Hampshire Housing Names Top 10 Loan Originators

BEDFORD, N.H. - February 22, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority recently named its “Top 10” loan originators for 2010. These individuals originated more than 146 loans and generated over $23 million in first-time home buyer mortgages through the agency’s Single Family Mortgage Program

Littleton Rental Project Receives Financing Approval

BEDFORD, N.H. - February 8, 2011 - (RealEstateRama) -- At its recent meeting, New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors approved the commitment of just over $1 million in federal HOME Investment Partnership funds that will be used to add 25 new affordable rental units to the state’s housing supply. In addition, this project will retain or create approximately 60 construction-related jobs during these challenging economic times.


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