If there is one thing John Mealey would tell younger people who want to work in the helping and housing fields, it is to keep their real boss—the people they serve—in mind.
The National Rural Housing Coalition (NRHC) held a Capitol Hill briefing Tuesday to release its new report, “The Mutual Self-Help Housing Program: Reflecting on 50 Years of Success.” The report outlines the program’s impact, which assists eligible families achieve homeownership.
During National Homeownership Month, communities across the country celebrated the pride of homeownership.
While the Affordable Care Act and same-sex marriage both enjoyed substantial wins (and attention) last week following rulings from the nation’s highest Court, there was another significant beneficiary: low-income housing.
California cities and counties can continue to require builders to include affordable housing in new developments, the state’s Supreme Court ruled earlier this month.