AHAIN is dedicated to providing members current grassroots advocacy action campaigns. Current topics and opportunities for participation are listed below and will be updated as new issues arise.
Our nation’s affordable housing needs are growing. With housing stability, residents have a better chance at employment, financial stability, economic mobility, better health outcomes and improved school performance. With your support, we can make positive things happen for this important industry and for the residents who need quality communities to call home.
Current federal funding is set to run out at the end of April. Now is the time to frame the discussion by talking to our legislators about funding levels through this fiscal year and the next.
Increases the current unit cap on Public Housing conversions to 250,000
Eliminates the deadline of September 30, 2018, for submission of RAD applications
Enables Section 202 PRAC properties to convert to Section 8 contracts
Promotes the preservation of multifamily properties in high-cost areas
Tax reform is coming through Congress, and while AHAIN would like to see the LIHTC expanded in the future, this is the year to advocate for LIHTC preservation. Help keep the LIHTC off the chopping block by calling or writing to your legislators about its value for our industry and for our communities.
If you have questions about policy issues or the legislative process, please don’t hesitate to reach out to AHAIN’s Executive Director. Please contact Charyl Luth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We encourage you to use the CARH Maps program to help educate your representatives about affordable housing in their Districts and States. Please click here to access CARHs Maps.
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Lobbyist: Any individual
(1) who is either employed or retained by a client for financial or other compensation
(2) whose services include more than one lobbying contact; and
(3) whose “lobbying activities” constitute 20 percent or more of his or her services on behalf of that client during any three month period.
USDA Rural Development (RD), issued an Unnumbered Letter dated March 18, 2016, entitled Rental Assistance Obligation Tool.
AHAIN is exhibiting on May 2 & 3 at the Midwest Rural Housing Summit in Columbus, Ohio. Join rural housing professionals from across the Midwest as we discuss items that concern you and your rural properties.
On Monday, March 28, 2016, HUD released the 2016 Income Limits. To access the new income limits, visit the HUD User website.
AHAIN is searching for a full-time Administrative Assistant to work in our Decatur, Indiana office. We are looking for a professional with a positive attitude and “can do” spirit, honesty and integrity and excellent written and spoken communication skills.
RealAmerica Design Company is searching for an Architect to head the department and work with the Executive Team.
Are you looking for a new career? Village Management Company is hiring.
Notice of Solicitation of Applications for Loan Guarantees Under the Section 538 Guaranteed Rural Rental Housing Program for Fiscal Year 2016
AHAIN is pleased to announce we are adding web based, online training!
The AHAIN Scholarship Committee is now accepting applications for the 2016 Ralph E. Biggs Scholarship. The Scholarship Committee is providing this scholarship to a deserving resident of an AHAIN-member affordable housing property.
AHAIN is proud to sponsor the 2016 FHCCI 4th Annual Fair Housing Conference, April 14, 2016, at the Wyndham West Hotel in Indianapolis.