resources Providing Legal Services to the Nonprofit, Affordable Housing and Economic Development Community


California Attorney General Opinions and State Bar

Opinions of the California Attorney General from 1986 to the present are available at no cost on the Attorney General's official website. The opinions can be searched by citation, word, phrase or opinion number. In addition, this website includes a monthly opinion report and yearly index. See California Attorney General Opinions.

The State Bar of California's website includes California Rules of Court, California Rules of Professional Conduct and MCLE (Minimum Continuing Legal Education) rules and regulations. Click here.

Additional Municipal and State Law Resources


Housing Agencies and Tax-Exempt Bonds

California State Treasure’s Office
California Tax Credit Allocation Committee
California Debt Limit Allocation Committee
New York



Community Development Financial Institutions Fund


Low Income Housing Tax Credits

Section 8 Fair Market Rents
Income Limits
Difficult to Develop Areas and Qualified Census Tracts
Monthly Credit Rates and AFR’s
IRC Section 42


Rural Housing

USDA Rural Development
Housing Assistance Council


Federal Government Agencies and Government-Sponsored Enterprises

US Department of Housing and Urban Development
US Department of Treasury - Internal Revenue Service
Stay Exempt: Tax Basics for 501(c)(3) Organizations
Tax Information for Charities and Other Nonprofits
Fannie Mae
Freddie Mac
Federal Home Loan Bank


Associations & Councils

National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA)
Housing Association of Non-Profit Developers
National Association of Home Builders - Housing Credit Group
National Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies
National Association of State and Local Equity Funds
National Housing & Rehabilitation Association (NH&RA)
National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC)
National Affordable Housing Management Association
National Association of Housing & Officials (NAHRO)
National Housing Conference (NHC)
National Housing Institute
National Housing Trust
National Multi Housing Council