Low Income Housing Tax Credits & Rural Housing in Delaware, 2019

Delaware's 2019 Qualified Allocation Plan incentivizes rural developments 

For projects located in municipalities and incorporated areas, the amenity must be within the noted mile radius of the project to be eligible for points. For projects located in unincorporated areas of the State or rural areas whether incorporated or unincorporated (as designated by USDA), including New Castle, Kent, and Sussex Counties, services must be 1.5 x of the noted mile radius of the project.


USDA designated rural areas can be found at the following link: http://eligibility.sc.egov.usda.gov/eligibility/welcomeAction.do?pageAction=sfp&NavKey=property@12


In the event of a tie score, applications shall be ranked according to the tiebreaker system described below:

1.      First, the project located in the county that did not receive a competitive tax credit award in the last funding round;

Contributed By: 
National Housing Trust