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  • March 20, 2017

    Key Congressional Committee Rosters for NCSHA in the 115th Congress.

  • May 16, 2016

    The decade-long surge in rental demand is unprecedented. In mid-2015, 43 million families and individuals lived in rental housing, up nearly 9 million from 2005—the largest gain in any 10-year period on record. In addition, the share of all US households that rent rose from 31 percent to 37 percent, its highest level since the mid-1960s.

  • May 16, 2016

    The data in Out of Reach is sobering. In my home state of Oregon, and in communities across the country, working families searching for affordable rental units find little to nothing in their price range. There simply isn’t enough reasonably priced, decently maintained housing to meet the demand, and rapidly rising rents outpace wages. As a result, one out of four households spends more than half their income on housing costs. People with low or fixed incomes face even bleaker situations

  • September 29, 2015

    As the baby boomer generation ages, the nation is grappling with meeting the demands of a growing population of seniors. Exchange ideas for addressing the housing and supportive services needs of older Americans, including models for accessibility, services provision and coordination, and aging in place.

  • September 29, 2015

    Discuss ways states are responding to housing and service needs of veterans, including using the Housing Credit, McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants, special vouchers, homeownership assistance, and
    other resources to finance affordable rental housing and homeownership for veterans. Learn how HFAs use federal and state subsidies, statewide planning efforts, and case management to address veterans’ affordable
    housing needs.

  • February 27, 2015
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    The 2015 NCSHA Congressional Handout is available for download here. This effective tool may be used when speaking to members of Congress, state officials, and business partners alike. Filled with recent statistics and compelling graphics, this informational brochure may be used to share with your constituents the important work that HFAs do and why they do it.

  • February 26, 2015

    This chart shows for HUD and USDA housing programs the enacted funding levels for FY 2014 through FY 2016.

  • March 7, 2013
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    These documents and links provide implementation information on the FY 2013 sequestration.

  • September 17, 2012

    NCSHA along with other members of the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding (CHCDF) calculated the estimated impacts of sequestration on HUD programs. The calculations use FY 2012 funding levels and assume an 8.4 percent across-the-board cut. CHCDF is a coalition of diverse organizations concerned with the housing needs of low- and moderate-income households and the community development needs of our nation.

  • January 23, 2012

    NCSHA Comment Letter to HUD on Fair Housing Proposed Rule