NOTICE OF INTENTION TO SELL AT PRIVATE SALE
NOT EXCEEDING $17,500,000
LOUISIANA HOUSING CORPORATION
MULTIFAMILY HOUSING REVENUE BONDS
(RIDGE COMMONS PROJECT)
.NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in compliance with the provisions of Chapter 3-G of Title 40 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, as amended (the "Act"), that the Louisiana Housing Corporation (the "Corporation"), proposes to sell its Multifamily Housing Revenue Bonds (Ridge Commons Project) in one or more series (the "Bonds") maturing not later than forty (40) years from their date of issuance in aggregate principal amount of Seventeen Million, Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($17,500,000) in one or more series at a rate or rates not exceeding ten percent (10.0%) per annum. The Bonds are to be sold to Key Bank or such other purchaser to be determined by the Corporation at a later date to finance the acquisition, construction, and equipping of Ridge Commons, located in Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana (the "Project") at a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Corporation scheduled for June 7, 2023, at ten (10:00) o'clock a.m., Louisiana time, at the offices of the Louisiana Housing Corporation, 2415 Quail Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808. The Corporation reserves the right to postpone the date, hour and place set forth above for the sale of the Bonds (without any further publication of notice of the change in the sale date, time and/or location). In the event the sale is postponed as provided above, anyone desiring written notice of the subsequent date and time which said sale is to be accomplished must request such notice from the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Corporation. The Bonds will be sold pursuant to the terms of a resolution to be adopted by the Corporation and a Trust Indenture (the "Indenture") to be executed by and between the Corporation and a trustee bank.
The Bonds are being issued pursuant to the Act and the Indenture for the purpose of financing the acquisition, construction, and equipping of a multifamily housing project and paying the costs of issuance associated with the Bonds. The Bonds are limited obligations of the Corporation and will be payable solely out of the income, revenues, and receipts derived from the Project and funds and accounts held under and pursuant to the Indenture and pledged therefor. As provided in the Act and the Indenture, the Bonds do not constitute an obligation, either general or special, of the State of Louisiana, any municipality or any other political subdivision thereof.
The principal of and interest on the Bonds will be payable at the principal office of the paying agent or agents selected by the Corporation in accordance with the provisions of the Indenture.
The Bonds will be dated as provided in the Indenture, will bear interest at such rate or rates established at the time of sale of the Bonds (not in excess of ten percent (10.0%) per annum), payable on such dates as set forth in the Indenture, and will mature no later than forty (40) years from date of issuance.
The Bonds will be issued in fully registered form in the denominations as provided in the Indenture. Bonds will be transferable as provided in the Indenture.
This Notice of Sale of Bonds is being published in accordance with the requirements of the Louisiana Constitution, applicable statutes and the Act. For a period of thirty (30) days from the date of publication hereof, any person or persons in interest shall have the right to contest the legality of this notice, the resolution, any provision of the Bonds to be issued pursuant to it, the provisions securing the Bonds, and the validity of all other provisions and proceedings relating to the authorization and issuance of the Bonds. If no action or proceeding is instituted within the thirty (30) days, no person may contest the validity of the Bonds, the provisions of the resolution pursuant to which the Bonds were issued, the security of the Bonds, or the validity of any other provisions or proceedings relating to their authorization and issuance, and the Bonds shall be presumed conclusively to be legal. Thereafter no court shall have authority to inquire into such matters.
For further information relative to the Bonds and not contained in this Notice, address Butler Snow LLP, Bond Counsel, 201 St. Charles Avenue, Suite 2700, New Orleans, LA 70170.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, acting as the governing authority of the Corporation.
.LOUISIANA HOUSING CORPORATION
/s/ Anthony Marullo, III /s/ Barry E. Brooks
.May 29, 2023