NHHFA Provides $250,000 in Funds for Neighborhood Development Initiatives

The New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority’s Board of Directors recently approved the allocation of grant and loan funds in the amount of $125,000 each to NeighborWorks Southern New Hampshire and Upper Valley Habitat to support neighborhood revitalization efforts in Nashua and Claremont.

Statewide Lenders, Originators Recognized for Efforts to Help Homebuyers Secure Affordable Mortgage Loans

Lenders, loan originators, and real estate offices were recognized for their dedication in helping nearly 1,670 homebuyers find their way to affordable homes and loans during New Hampshire Housing’s “Best of 2015” ceremony. The ceremony was held as part of New Hampshire Housing’s Fourth Annual Conference on Homeownership at the Manchester Country Club in Manchester.

New Program Offers Home Repair and Rehabilitation to New Hampshire Veterans

Veterans in need of accessibility improvements or repairs to their home can now access funding to help with the needed work. A new program from the New Hampshire Homebuilders Association called Hammers for Veterans has been formed, and it recently received $25,000 in funding from New Hampshire Housing

Senior Housing to be Added to Railroad Street Area of Keene

The Railroad Street area of Keene, known for its mix of housing and commercial space, is adding more housing to the mix. Westmill Senior Housing, which is sponsored by Southwestern Community Services (SCS), received a commitment of federal HOME funds and Low Income Housing Tax Credits through New Hampshire Housing Finance Authority. The funds provide needed resources in order to begin construction.


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