SBA Update from The NDC Advocacy Team

June 29, 2017

On May 17th the House Small Business Committee convened a hearing entitled, SBA’s 7(a) Loan Program: A Detailed Review in which SBA representatives Linda Rouche, Director of Credit Risk Management (OCRM) in the Office of Capital Access and Bill Manger Associate Administrator  provided witness testimony. The tandem provided to the committee a high level overview […]

The Bothell City Hall Celebrates LEED Gold Certification

June 22, 2017

The Bothell City Hall, a 51,000 square foot office building, was recently certified as LEED Gold. The environmental standard is the second highest designation for buildings that are designed to lessen the burden on the environment. Financed by the National Development Council, the building houses essential city functions, and a conference center. It provides underground […]

The Changing Landscape in Washington Webinar Series

June 13, 2017

Dear NDC's Changing Landscape in Washington Webinar Series faithful: We began this endeavor shortly after the 2016 elections to better acclimate our client communities and stakeholders with the shifting change of power that occurred as a result. Now that we are roughly six months in the new Trump administration and 115th Congress we will be changing our focus from the “Changing Landscape in Washington” to an “Update from Washington” style webinar to which we will provide information on the latest and greatest policy discussions surrounding community and economic development.

Two New Mixed-Income Assisted Living Facilities in Western Mass

June 12, 2017

The National Development Council (NDC) celebrates the ground breaking of a new, purpose-built assisted living facility financed with low-income housing tax credits. NDC operates one of the few affordable housing funds that invests in assisted living facilities, which are increasingly in demand as the American population ages.


June 8, 2017

Twenty-one new units of affordable housing are now under construction in Clinton, CT

Trump FY18 Budget Proposals: Impacts on Community Economic Development and Next Steps

June 2, 2017

On yesterday's Trump FY18 Budget Proposals webinar, NDC's Jane Campbell and Ken Baker discussed President Trump's proposed FY18 budget and the impacts on community economic development.