Administration Commits to Support Go Zone Extension

The Secretaries of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and the Treasury Department in a letter this week expressed their commitment to work with Congress to enact a one-year extension of the placed-in-service deadline for Gulf Opportunity (GO) Zone low-income housing tax…

Senator Landrieu Introduces Go Zone Placed in Service Date Extension

Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., introduced on March 29 an amendment to S. 493 that would extend the placed in service date for low-income housing tax credit (LIHTC) properties in the Gulf Opportunity (GO) Zones. S.Amdt. 258 would extend the placed in service date for LIHTC…

HUD Applauds Adoption of Go Zone Tax Credit Extension

Extension, when enacted will help Spur Affordable Housing, Economic Development Projects in New Orleans WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan issued a statement today following the United States Senate’s adoption of an amendment extending the Gulf Coast Opportunity Zone (GO…