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State News:

April 2, 2018

HUD has released the 2018 income limits. They are effective 4/1/18 and must be in use no later than 5/15/18. Rents will be posted from the HHFDC within the next 45 days. Please continue to check for updates.

To find your 2018 income limits visit: https://www.huduser.gov/portal/datasets/mtsp.html

January 18, 2018

An updated LIHTC Compliance Manual has been posted to the LIHTC Compliance Manual section below. Section 29 has been added and is effective immediately. This new section addresses HUD's Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) requirements. Please download, print this section and add to your current compliance manual.

November 6, 2017

The 2018 “Introduction to the HHFDC’s Affordable Housing Programs” seminar will be held at the Alohilani Resort (formally the Pacific Beach Hotel) on Monday February 5, 2018. Please see the following link for the brochure. 2018 Brochure

Register by emailing Lois at lois.churchill1@gmail.com with your name and company.

October 13, 2017

The Social Security Administration has announced the Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2018. The COLA will increase 2.0 percent beginning on December 29, 2017. www.ssa.gov

July 5, 2017

HOME/NSP annual reports are due by 7/15/17. Newly revised forms have been posted. Please be sure to include utility allowance and current County rent approvals with your submissions. Thank you for your cooperation.

June 6, 2017

An Updated 2017 HMMF Continuing Program Compliance Report has been posted. Please see the HMMF End of Year Reporting drop down tab below. This must be used starting with the 2nd Quarter HMMF Reporting period due July 15, 2017.

June 5, 2017

The 2017 HOME income limits have been published. They are effective 6/15/2017 and must be put in use immediately. Limits may be found below under the Income Limits tab.

May 24, 2017

The 2017 Income Limits have been published. They are effective 4/14/2017 and must be in use no later than 5/28/2017. Limits may be found below under the Income Limits tab. Please remember these are only to be used as a guide.



In Hawaii Spectrum Enterprises performs compliance monitoring for six of the Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation’s (HHFDC) affordable housing programs:

  • Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC)
  • Tax Credit Assistance Program (TCAP)
  • Grants in Lieu of Low Income Housing Allocations (Section 1602)
  • HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME)
  • Rental Housing Revolving Fund (RHRF)
  • Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP)
  • Rental Assistance Program (RAP)
  • Rental Assistance Revolving Fund (RARF)
  • Hula Mae Multifamily Fund (HMMF)

We also conduct a one-day training seminar every February called “Introduction to Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation’s Affordable Housing Programs.”