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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 13. Housing
Agency 10. Virginia Housing Development Authority
Chapter 40. Rules and Regulations for Single Family Mortgage Loans to Persons and Families of Low and Moderate Income

13VAC10-40-80. Sales price limits.

A. The executive director shall, from time to time, establish the applicable maximum allowable sales prices. Each such maximum allowable sales price shall be expressed as a percentage of the applicable maximum purchase price permitted or approved by the U.S. Department of the Treasury pursuant to the federal tax code or as a dollar amount, which percentage or dollar amount may vary by loan program and geographic region as determined by the executive director, after taking into consideration such factors as he deems appropriate, including, without limitation, the following factors:

1. The current and anticipated financial resources available to the authority to make mortgage loans;

2. The current and anticipated financial resources available to potential applicants from sources other than the authority to finance mortgage loans;

3. The current and anticipated demand for mortgage loans;

4. The prevailing mortgage loan terms available to potential applicants; and

5. The current and anticipated need for targeted or subsidized lending in each region based upon financial conditions and the housing market in such region.

B. The executive director shall apply the factors in subsection A of this section to establish the maximum allowable sales prices that enable the authority to effectively and efficiently allocate its current and anticipated financial resources so as to best meet the current and future housing needs of the citizens throughout the Commonwealth.

The authority shall from time to time inform its originating lenders by written notification of the maximum allowable sales prices under this section expressed in dollar amounts for each area of the state, as established by the executive director. Any changes to the dollar amounts of such maximum allowable sales prices shall be effective as of such date as the executive director shall determine (subject to any exceptions for locked loans as the executive director may determine), and the executive director may implement any such changes on such date as he shall deem necessary or appropriate to best accomplish the purposes of the program.

Statutory Authority

§ 36-55.30:3 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR400-02-0003 § 2.3, eff. July 16, 1985; amended, Virginia Register Volume 2, Issue 3, eff. October 15, 1985; Volume 2, Issue 10, eff. January 21, 1986; Volume 2, Issue 18, eff. May 20, 1986; Volume 3, Issue 3, eff. December 10, 1986; Volume 3, Issue 23, eff. August 10, 1987; Volume 4, Issue 14, eff. March 16, 1988; Volume 5, Issue 3, eff. October 19, 1988; Volume 5, Issue 12, eff. March 1, 1989; Volume 5, Issue 21, eff. July 1, 1989; Volume 6, Issue 10, eff. January 16, 1990; Volume 7, Issue 10, eff. January 16, 1991; Volume 7, Issue 23, eff. July 18, 1991; Volume 8, Issue 6, eff. December 1, 1991; Volume 8, Issue 17, eff. April 23, 1992; Volume 9, Issue 20, eff. July 1, 1993; Volume 10, Issue 15, eff. March 16, 1994; Volume 10, Issue 21, eff. June 21, 1994; Volume 11, Issue 19, eff. June 1, 1995; Volume 24, Issue 7, eff. November 13, 2007; Volume 35, Issue 14, eff. March 4, 2019.

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