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President's Message: Housing is a 2020 Platform Issue, but Something's Still Missing 11.8.2019

As the 2020 election season heats up, it’s gratifying to see affordable housing finally gain the attention it deserves.

EEFA Makes Big Splash in Energy Efficient Multifamily Housing Landscape 5.22.2019

Thanks to the advocacy of the National Housing Trust and our Energy Efficiency for All (EEFA) partners, more than 100,000 affordable apartments have received energy efficiency upgrades!

NHT Seniors Rally (Again) to Preserve Their Home 5.21.2019

On May 8th, 25 senior residents from NHT Communities’ Mountainview Tower Apartments traveled more than three hours from their home in Cumberland, Maryland to the Senior Housing Now Rally on Capitol Hill, organized by Leading Age.

Well-Designed Homes Confer Health Benefits and Cost Savings on Residents 5.20.2019

An investment in making affordable housing healthy and energy-efficient adds to the resilience of a community and is an investment in long-term opportunities for residents, while simultaneously saving government dollars and healthcare costs.

To Fix School Segregation, Start with Housing 5.20.2019

When kids head back to school for the start of the 2019 school year,  more than 70 percent of black students will walk through the doors of a segregated school.

The Lack of Affordable Housing has an Impact on a Family’s Health — a Negative One 5.20.2019

As housing costs in Miami-Dade continue to skyrocket, too many around us are unable to find quality, affordable housing. It’s a challenge that exposes them to health hazards and limits their ability to meet other basic needs, including access to healthcare.