Low-Income Housing Tax Credits & Opportunity Housing in Nevada, 2018

The 2018 Nevada Qualified Allocation Plan (QAP) gives preference to projects with proper amenities and a need to revitalize the surrounding community. The QAP also favors developments that offer community resources to residents.

Project Location - Five (5) preference points will be awarded if the project meets any of the following project location criteria:

RATING FACTORS POINTS

A. Project is located in a CDBG eligible Qualified Census tract AND must be covered by a State

or local Concerted Community Revitalization Plan – 5 points

B. Project is located in a non-CDBG eligible Census Tract – 5 points

MAXIMUM LOCATION POINTS – 5 points

A. Site Location – Up to five points will be awarded.

1) The site (or designated center of the site for scattered-site projects) is within ¼ mile of at least three of the following: grocery, pharmacy, bank, school, day care, parks, community centers, medical facilities, library, place of worship, post office (proximity to day care facilities is not applicable for Senior Housing projects) – 2 points

2) The site (or designated center of the site for scattered-site projects) is within ¼ mile of a designated pedestrian/bicycle path aside from sidewalks – 1 points

Clark and Washoe Counties:

3) The site is within ¼ mile of a local transit route or school bus stop (school bus stop is not applicable for Senior Housing projects).

OR

Other Counties The site is within 1/2 mile of a local transit route or school bus stop (school bus stop is not applicable for Senior Housing projects) – 1 point

4) Project is USDA funded

5) The project’s capacity to serve as a stimulus for other development in the vicinity or to provide a needed residential population that may support nearby local businesses in the area and thus promote a more vibrant neighborhood environment (must submit with the application a letter from the Director of the local jurisdiction’s Community Development Department or their equivalent, stating the above and their support) – 1 point

Contributed By: 
National Housing Trust

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