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  • Posted in: Policy Update

    Policy update

    As we have reported, Rural Development (RD) has announced a pilot to use the “banded” method to determine low- and very low income status in 23 states and territories across the country. Arizona, California, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah and Washington are the six western states where this pilot will be tested for the next two years.

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    Complying with Rural Development LEP Implementation Strategy

    By Michele Weaver, RCAC rural development specialist – housing If you were fortunate enough to attend one of the webinars . . .

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  • Posted in: Dear Sher

    Dear Sher

    I work with a really conservative Rural Development Loan Officer and as a result am really cautious about what I submit. But, with the addition of “significant delinquencies” in the regs, it looks like this one’s potentially a good package, but one that I wouldn’t normally submit. I was wondering, do you agree?

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