By Karen Schumacher Dedoubt News
On Friday, March 4, 2022, the Idaho House narrowly passed House Bill 701, the Idaho Workforce Housing Fund, sponsored by Rep. Blanksma. Under this bill the legislature would allocate monies to a trust fund within the state treasury, which according to this article, would be administered by the Idaho Housing and Finance Association (IHFA). “IHFA would approve grants for nonprofit developers to create affordable housing units…” Read more.
UPDATE: HB701 passed the Senate on March 24 and was sent to the Governor’s desk to sign.