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Low-Income Housing Limits to Be Waived For Colorado Disaster Victims

WASHINGTON - The Internal Revenue Service announced that it is waiving certain limitations for projects financed with low-income housing tax credits or exempt facility bonds so that owners and operators of these facilities anywhere in the nation can provide housing to victims of severe storms, flooding, landslides and mudslides in Colorado that began Sept. 11.

Because of the widespread devastation to housing caused by storms and flooding, the IRS will temporarily suspend certain limitations for qualified low-income housing projects that house people displaced by the storms and flooding. The action will expand the availability of housing for disaster victims and their families. Further details are available in Notice 2013-63 and Notice 2013-64, posted on

Colorado's Disaster Housing Resource is a vital component of Colorado disaster preparedness and the housing resource for the state of Colorado Disaster Housing Task Force. The service provides up-to-date listings of housing and resources. This information is maintained on a daily basis to ensure optimal housing preparedness for our state. is powered by, leading national provider of housing locators with over a decade of experience handling disaster housing intervention across the United States.

Disaster Response

  • representatives contact and train agencies tasked with housing clients quickly after a crisis and prepare news releases to alert the community to this central housing resource.
  • Customized announcements are posted to the homepage throughout the disaster process.
  • During a disaster, intensive landlord outreach is constantly conducted to add listings and ensure that existing listings are available in and around impacted areas.
  • The service incorporates toll-free call center support in English and Spanish. Trained, experienced call center staff conduct compassionate intake and referral for disaster victims and deliver personalized search results for shelter and relief options.
  • Staff also assist property providers with updating and adding available properties to generate maximum number of housing options.
  • If needed, a listing of manufactured housing communities and available trailer pads can be produced to help quickly stand up disaster trailers as needed.
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