In 2012, there were 11.5 million extremely low income renters and only 3.3 million affordable apartments available to them, leaving a gap of 8.2 million affordable homes nationwide. The LIHTC is the only significant source of new affordable housing and the most effective tool to help meet the housing needs of households that need it most – including working families (teachers, nurses, firefighters, police) ,veterans, people with special needs, and seniors.
The A.H.D.C. brings together the CEOs of the nation’s top affordable housing developers to advance federal policies that support the industry’s ability to meet the nation’s affordable housing needs. Click here to learn more about our Founding Members.