About HAC

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The Housing Assistance Council (HAC) is a national nonprofit that supports affordable housing efforts throughout rural America. Since 1971, HAC has provided below-market financing for affordable housing and community development, technical assistance and training, research and information, and policy formulation to enable solution for rural communities.

HAC’s Mission

The mission of the Housing Assistance Council is to improve housing conditions for the rural poor, with an emphasis on the poorest of the poor in the most rural places.

Through Partnership & Promise: Ten Years of the Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program in Rural Communities

Through Partnership & Promise: Ten Years of the Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program in Rural CommunitiesReports on the impact of the first ten years of the Housing Assistance Council/U.S. Department of […]