Generally, "affordable housing" is defined as housing made available to and affordable for very-low, low and moderate income persons and families. In most cases, affordable housing is produced and maintained with some level of financial assistance from Federal, state, or private sources. Affordable housing may include homeownership, rental housing, special needs housing, and housing for the homeless.
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Affordabable Housing Training and Consulting Services
Specializes in web-based training and on-site consulting in the multifamily affordable housing industry. Find out about classes, consulting services, and company profile. Based in Essex Junction, VT.
The Affordable Housing Institute
Works worldwide to bring together best practices, technical assistance, property solutions, information sharing, and leadership on affordable housing. Based in Boston.
Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition
Non-profit organization of low income housing tax credit program housing providers.
CHAIN of MN
A Minnesota affordable housing guide including home ownership information and a rental classifieds service.
The Danter Company
Basic information on the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Program, including statistics and a database of current program maximum incomes and rents.
Enterprise Community Partners
Supports community-based nonprofits creating homes affordable to low-income Americans. Features funding applications and timelines, resource database, a forum and other developer support, all search-able.
Fannie Mae provides financial products and services that increase the availability and affordability of housing for low-, moderate- and middle-income Americans.
Housing Assistance Council (HAC)
Helps local organizations in rural America build affordable homes. Includes information about loans, technical assistance, training, links, publications and relevant articles.
Publisher of books and magazines for professionals in the affordable housing industry.
Contains valuable statistics for those interested in financing, developing, or managing affordable housing, including HUD-mandated rent and income levels for assisted housing programs (Low Income Housing Tax Credit, Section 8 and other) and Fair Market Rents.
News feeds, discussion forums, listserv and searchable index of publications related to low income housing. Site is sponsored by the Fannie Mae Foundation.
Mark-to-Market Program--an overview
Overview of the Mark-to-Market program, including eligibility, the program's process, and links to sites of interest.
National Center for Housing Management (NHCM)
Provides management improvement services including compliance and performance education, technical support and consulting to professionals in the affordable housing industry and military housing.
National Council of State Housing Agencies (NCSHA)
Nonprofit organization increases housing opportunities for lower income and underserved people through the financing, development, and preservation of affordable housing. Links to each State Housing Finance Agency.
National Housing & Rehabilitation Association
Provides in-depth information on various affordable housing issues including the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC), historic preservation, multifamily housing finance, HUD and FHA programs, and public housing redevelopment.
National Housing Trust (NHT)
Nonprofit organization formed to preserve and improve affordable multifamily homes for low and moderate income use. Includes information on technical assistance, training, public policy, and staff.
Office of Multifamily Housing Assistance Restructuring
Official site of the Mark-to-Market program, including a list of all Participating Administrative Entities, updated weekly, and other key program information and procedures.
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