NLIHC, PAHRC Update National Housing Preservation Database

The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) and Public and Affordable Housing Research Corporation (PAHRC) updated its National Housing Preservation Database with new data for properties assisted by Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance, LIHTCs, Public Housing, HUD-insured mortgages, Section 202 Direct Loans, Section 515 mortgages, Section 538 Guaranteed Loans, fair market rent and Real Estate Assessment Center scores.

NLIHC and PAHRC also created one-page state profiles, which overview of the country’s affordable housing inventory.

In collaboration with data startup mySidewalk, they created an at-a-glance affordable housing preservation toolkit. This toolkit helps local affordable housing advocates and planners understand their affordable housing stock, assess preservation risks in their communities and equips them with ideas to enhance their local housing preservation efforts.