Tag: florida housing finance corporation

Ron DeSantis Announces $2 Million to Help Communities Hit by Southwest Florida Tornado

On Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced more than $2 million is available to communities impacted by a tornado in Southwest Florida in January through the State Housing Initiative Program (SHIP). This funding will be used...

Ron DeSantis: Florida Housing Taking Action in Response to Jacksonville’s Hilltop Village’s Condition

At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that the Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing) is taking action against the companies associated with Hilltop Village, a rental housing development located in...

Florida’s Leaders React to Proposed Budget from Ron DeSantis

Leaders across the Sunshine State weighed in after Gov. Ron DeSantis unveiled his $96.6 budget proposal on Thursday. The governor’s proposal is $4.3 billion more than last year’s budget due mostly to federal funds as the number of Floridians enrolled in Medicaid continues to increase.

Florida Housing’s Coronavirus Relief Fund Program Will End on December 30

All funds must be expended by the program’s conclusion on December 30. Homeowners and renters affected by COVID-19 who have not yet applied are encouraged to do so immediately. 

Florida Housing Finance Corporation Announces $40 Million For Homeowners, Renters Impacted by COVID-19

As the program is set to end on December 30, Florida Housing is encouraging homeowners and renters affected by COVID-19 who have not yet applied to contact their local government SHIP housing office immediately.  

Ron DeSantis: Florida Housing Finance Corporation Distributing Coronavirus Relief Fund Assistance

First announced by Gov. Ron DeSantis, the $250 million CRF Program was unveiled to assist Floridians impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic with rental and mortgage assistance. Through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), these funds are dedicated to assist tenants living in Florida Housing’s multifamily and special needs developments and other affected homeowners and renters throughout Florida. 

Florida Housing Finance Corporation Expands Program Assisting Homeless Families with Schoolchildren

The program assists homeless families in regaining housing stability and economic self-sufficiency, while also ensuring their school-aged children remain on track with their education.

Jimmy Patronis: Hurricane Michael Housing Loan Program is ‘Vital’ to Recovery

Patronis joined Gov. Ron DeSantis and legislators from the Panhandle in announcing the relaunch on Monday.