Tag: florida housing
Florida’s Housing Market Saw Low For-Sale Inventory in October
Florida’s housing market showed higher median prices, more cash sales and tight inventory levels in October compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors’ latest housing data. “In markets across the state, the for-sale...
Florida Housing Will Conduct Housing Needs Assessment Across the Sunshine State
Florida Housing has established a state-level advisory committee to assist staff and the research partners at the Corporation for Supportive Housing to fully develop the household characteristics and housing needs to be assessed, as well as the research approach and methodology.
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’s Housing Market Makes Up Ground in August
Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales, more new pending sales, higher median prices and more new listings in August compared to a year ago despite the ongoing pandemic, according to Florida Realtors’ latest housing data.
Ron DeSantis Announces More than $160 Million for Hurricane Irma Recovery
At an event in Marathon, DeSantis announced that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s (DEO) Rebuild Florida program will send $140 million to be administered by the Florida Housing Finance Corporation (Florida Housing) to create “new affordable workforce housing to help address housing shortages worsened by Hurricane Irma.”
Ron DeSantis, Florida Housing Board Offering More Help to Hurricane Michael Recovery in Panhandle
“Providing enough housing has been one of the biggest challenges Northwest Florida has faced following Hurricane Michael’s landfall in October,” said DeSantis.