News and Press Releases

Three New Finance Justice Fund Recipients Announced

Opportunity Finance Network | July 14, 2021 – OFN is pleased to announce the latest recipients of Finance Justice Fund loans and grants! Congratulations to the following OFN member CDFIs who are going deep to combat racial injustice and persistent poverty…

Homewise receives $1.8M federal grant

Albuquerque Journal | June 28, 2021 – ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A $1.8 million federal grant for New Mexico’s Homewise Inc., will help finance home purchase, home improvement and home refinancing loans for modest-incomes households in the state,…

Seller’s Market

Santa Fe Reporter | June 28, 2021 – The heat of Santa Fe’s market muddies affordable housing crisis, if that was even possible.

Navigating the Cost Burdens of Low-Income Homeowners

DS News | June 28, 2021 – By writing policy that prioritizes Americans’ access to homeownership, lawmakers could address both the affordable home shortage and the racial wealth gap, deduces Urban Institute visiting fellow Mike Loftin. He…