Eliminating Bonds Would Slash Affordable Housing

Eliminating Bonds Would Slash Affordable Housing

The proposed elimination of private-activity bonds (PABs) would devastate the production and preservation of affordable housing across the country.

 

Roughly half of all low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) developments utilize tax-exempt bonds and 4% credits, and losing the use of the bond program could mean roughly 60,000 fewer affordable homes are built or rehabilitated each year, estimate authorities.

 

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