The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs Multifamily Finance Division has posted the registration links for the 2017 HTC Application Workshops at  The workshops will highlight changes for the 2017 Cycle, including the updated Application and Multifamily Rules.

Austin – Tuesday, December 6 
Houston – Wednesday, December 7 
Dallas – Thursday, December 8 

Multifamily application materials will be posted to prior to the Workshops
The pre-application for the Competitive HTC cycle has not been posted yet, we will send another email announcement once it is available.

The 2017 Qualified Allocation Plan (“QAP”) and Subchapters A, B, C and G of the Uniform Multifamily Rules were approved by the Department’s Governing Board on November 10, 2016.  The QAP and Rules are under review by Governor Abbott, the results of his review are due on December 1, 2016. In the event the Governor makes any changes to the QAP or Rules, they will be incorporated into the training.  Staff anticipates the QAP and Rules will be submitted to the Texas Register on December 9, 2016, and will become effective 20 days after submission.

These rules may be accessed on the Department’s website at the following link:

Should you have any questions regarding the workshops, please contact Sharon Gamble at or 512/936-7834.

Founded in 1997, the Texas Affiliation of Affordable Housing Providers (TAAHP) is a non-profit trade association serving as the primary advocate and leading resource for the affordable housing industry in Texas. Our vision is to inspire and engage our members and stakeholders to end the affordable housing crisis in Texas.

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Austin, TX 78702

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