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IFA FYI HousingIowa
Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds recently
announced that eligible first-time Iowa home buyers may  purchase a home and reduce their federal income tax liability by up to $2,000 a year for the life of their mortgage through the 2016 Take Credit Program. W atch this short video to learn more!
The Iowa Finance Authority Board of Directors recently approved a combined total of $1.3 million in low-interest loans to the cities of Chariton and Forest City for the development of new workforce rental housing. Read more

IFA FYI Water Quality
Three facts about the State Revolving Fund:
  • The State Revolving Fund (SRF) is a low-cost source of funds for drinking water and wastewater projects
  • In 2015 SRF surpassed the $2.5 billion mark in assistance provided.
  • The Iowa Finance Authority and the Department of Natural Resources jointly administer the SRF
For  more information visit the  SRF web site .

Did you know that getting started on your own in farming requires capital, and that can be a challenge. The Beginning Farmer Loan Program enables beginning farmers to purchase necessary land with a low interest rate. 
Iowa Title Guaranty Commercial Spotlight
Project: Novelty Iron Works, Dubuque
Owner:  Novelty Iron Landlord, LLC 
Architect: FEH Architects
Builder: Russell Construction 
Developer: Sustainable Neighborhood Builders
Iowa Title Guaranty Commercial was entrusted to provide owner's and lender's coverage, as well as closing and construction disbursement services. View more projects in the Iowa Title Guaranty Commercial services portfolio here.
Noteworthy
The Iowa Finance Authority's FY15 annual report is now  available.Request your copy today



IFA FYI Calendar
 

FEB 3: IFA Board of Directors Meeting (telephonic)







APR 26:  Iowa Title Guaranty Spring Conference


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IFA FYI Employee    
   
Claims and Underwriting Attorney

Michael Moss was recently hired by Iowa Title Guaranty as a Claims Attorney and Underwriter. His duties in his new role will be administrating claims and assisting with underwriting.   
IFA FYI Employee    
   
Gabrielle Rodriguez
Assistant to the Iowa Title Guaranty Director  

Gabrielle recently joined Iowa Title Guaranty as Assistant to the Director. She will provide support to the Iowa Title Guaranty team and coordinate special projects. Gabrielle previously worked for the Iowa Hospital Association as a Government Relations Administrative Assistant.     

Please join us in welcoming Michael and Gabrielle to the Iowa Title Guaranty team!

 

 

 

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