State District Judge Linda M. Vanzi has voided the Region III Housing Authority’s sale of a home to an employee, one of three sales to agency insiders cited in a suit filed in October 2006 by the state attorney general.

Housing authorities in New Mexico by law must sell homes only to low-income buyers, and cannot sell homes to officers or employees of the agency, but the Albuquerque-area Region III agency’s board voted in 2003 to allow sales to employees.

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