Latest News 2016

251 New Homes Funded.

21 November 2016

The HFA is pleased to announce that this week’s Credit Committees approved 8 new loan applications totalling €40.7 million, to finance the development and acquisition of 251 new homes.

Detail on New Homes Funded, Lower Rates, and New Products.

19 September 2016

The HFA Board reduced the interest rates charged on existing offerings and approved a range of new fixed rate lending products to support the funding of new social housing and infrastructure projects by AHBs and local authorities.

Dublin Simon Community awarded Certified Body Status by the Housing Finance Agency

Dublin Simon Community are delighted to announce that we have been awarded certified body status by the Housing Finance Agency (HFA).

Update on Category 2 Certified Body Lending

20 April 2016

The HFA was pleased to announce a new ‘Category 2 Certified Body’ lending initiative, for lending to Tier 2 & 3 AHBs, in December 2015.

Continued Momentum - HFA approves loans for nearly 500 homes in 3 months

24 March 2016

Following on from a five-fold increase in the level of loan approvals for approved housing bodies (AHBs) in 2015, loans of €72 million were approved by the HFA in the quarter to end March 2016, to build or acquire 464 homes for social housing tenants.

North and East

‘We are delighted to announce that North and East Housing Association has been awarded Certified Body Status by the HFA.'

St John of God

We are delighted to announce that Saint John of God Housing Association has just received confirmation that its application for Certified Body Status from the Housing Finance Agency (HFA) has been successful.