Evolving Federal Policy on Fair Housing

Kim Nevels, HUD’s Director of the Chicago FHEO Center, provided an overview of the federal government’s evolving role in Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) at Lightengale Group’s Fair Housing Conference in January. Disparate Impact Ruling In 2015, the Supreme Court ruled in the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (a State LIHTC allocating agency) […]

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Diamond Senior Apartments of Oswego, Phase II Grand Opening

Diamond Senior Apartments of Oswego, sildenafil Phase II Grand Opening On Monday, November 16, 2015, 3 Diamond Development celebrated the Grand Opening of Diamond Senior Apartments of Oswego Phase II. There was a great turnout from all parties involved in the project. Bank of America (investor and construction lender), Featherfist (Non-profit partner), as well as […]

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Eight Local Projects from Lightengale Group Clients Secure $5.4M from Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago

Eight Local Projects from Lightengale Group Clients Secure $5.4M of Just-Announced Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Affordable Housing Program Grants Projects receiving Affordable Housing Program (AHP) awards include Wisdom Village of Oak Street, Natalie Salmon House, Prairie Meadows Phase II, LaGrange PSH, Diamond Senior Apartments of Princeton, Hall Street Lofts, Fox Run Villas, and […]

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Veterans Day Celebration Marks Groundbreaking on A Safe Haven Veteran Village, Melrose Park’s Newest Housing Development

Developers A Safe Haven Foundation and West Suburban Housing Development Corporation team up to deliver new project that fills a critical affordable housing need in a community that is undergoing dramatic improvements. Lightengale Group provided assistance to the developers from the early stages of the project through closing. This most recent Veterans Day was a […]

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Repurchase Obligation for Low Income Housing Tax Credits

Syndicators/investors typically require a repurchase obligation from the sponsor as a condition of making equity investments in LIHTC projects. This is the most potentially costly but least likely guarantee. So, information pills what does that mean? Repurchase Obligation Essentially, unhealthy here’s what you need to know: If the developer does not meet major deadlines for […]

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