We provide breakdowns of types of affordable housing, a glossary of terms, a guide to creating affordable housing, and a guide to awareness campaigns.
Introduction to Affordable Housing:
- What is affordable housing v. subsidized housing v. workforce housing?
- Who is eligible to live in subsidized housing?
- Why is housing growing less affordable?
- Why is affordable housing important? Is rental or homeownership more important?
- Who are the major players and what are their roles?
- Myths of Affordable Housing
Creating Affordable Housing:
- How can we increase housing options for working families?
- What can state and local governments do? How does the government support home ownership?
- How do we ensure that affordable housing stays affordable? How can my community fund its affordable housing efforts?
- What strategies work best in rural areas and weak markets?
- How do we provide housing for those with special needs?
- Where can I learn more about affordable housing solutions? Where can I find housing data for my community?