North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness

The Role of Affordable Housing in Creating Jobs and Stimulating Local Economic Development: Evidence in Brief

The primary goal of affordable housing is to lower the monthly housing costs for lower- to moderate- income families. But research shows that affordable housing development also drives local economic growth. This fact sheet from the Center for Housing Policy summarizes the different ways in which affordable housing can contribute to rising employment and economic recovery.
 
Download the fact sheet here or read it on the CHP's website.
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