Thousands of affordable housing units currently financed through the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Section 515 Rural Rental Housing loan program could be at risk once the loans mature or are paid in full.
RCAC recently received the Rural Housing Champion Award for its work in the U.S. Department of Agriculture Mutual Self-Help Housing Program.
National Rural Housing Coalition invites you to sign a letter of support for USDA rural housing programs in fiscal year 2017. The deadline for the NRCH Sign-on Letter has been extended to Friday, April 1st.
In rural areas, up to 7 percent are homeless, but not all are counted. In January each year nationwide, an official point-in-time count records a 24-hour tally of a community’s homeless population on the streets or in shelters.
President Barak Obama proposed increased funding for the Indian Housing Block Grant program— $650 million to $700 million —in the Administration’s fiscal year 2017 budget.