Fifteen Kansas communities will receive a combined total of $4,925,400 in MIH funds, $8,475,000 in MIH-ARPA funds, and 6,441,000 in Kansas Housing Investor Tax Credit (KHITC) to develop affordable housing for moderate-income families in rural areas of the state. The awards, made possible through the state of Kansas’ Moderate Income Housing (MIH), MIH-American Rescue Plan Act (MIH-ARPA), and Kansas Housing Investor Tax Credit (KHITC) Programs, provide resources to develop housing in rural communities.
Combined with the amount leveraged by each community to support the proposed initiatives, the awards represent a total investment of $141,077,730 and a net gain of 544 affordable, quality housing units.
This round of awards will help with development of 16 projects:
- 24 rental apartment units in Great Bend
- 11 multi-family rental units in Russell
- 12 rental apartment units in Abilene
- 18 multi-family rental townhomes in Salina
- 150 homeowner duplex units in Salina
- 64 multi-family and duplex rental units in Wellsville
- 12 rental apartment units in Wamego
- 50 homeowner duplex units in Edwardsville
- 6 multi-family rental units in Columbus
- 20 multi-family rental units in Independence
- 10 multi-family rental units in Cottonwood Falls
- 35 homeowner single-family homes and 16 rental duplex units in Hutchinson
- 60 multi-family rental units in Garden City
- 48 multi-family rental units in Dodge City
- 6 homeowner single-family homes in Cimarron
- 2 homeowner single-family homes in Meade
Additionally, KHRC is allocating additional funding to MIH projects in progress in Marion, Scott City, and Ottawa.
Kansas Housing administers the state’s housing development programs and oversees the competitive application process. More details about the MIH, MIH-ARPA, and KHITC programs are available online.
Questions? Email the MIH team at MIH@kshousingcorp.org