Responding to the changing needs of Arkansas' growing and increasingly diverse population and business community since 1985.

ADFA is Arkansas's largest source of low-cost financing for low-to-moderate income housing development, small industries, government, education, public facilities & health care. 

ADFA administers funding in the form of tax-exempt bonds and other debt instruments through its series of program activities. These activities are divided into two main categories: Development Finance and Affordable Housing Development.

ADFA also has a Finance and Administration division that plays the important role of asset-liability management, accounting and office administration.