The Spring 2013 issue of Rural Voices focuses on 7 issues facing rural America, and conversations from the 2012 National Rural Housing Conference around those issues.
7 Issues Facing Rural America: Leading Rural Housing Forward
by the Housing Assistance Council
Saving USDA Rural Development and Its Programs
by Peter Carey, Self-Help Enterprises, Inc.
Rural Rental Housing Preservation
by Tom Bishop, Homestead Affordable Housing, Inc., and Leslie Strauss, HAC
Energy Efficiency Issues in Rural Affordable Housing
by Meghan Walsh, USDA Rural Development
Housing Options for Rural Seniors
by Gus Seelig, Vermont Housing and Conservation Board
Building a New Generation of Rural Housing Professionals and Leaders
by Gisela Salgado and Rob Weiner, California Rural Housing Coalition
View from Washington
Sequestration Hurts and Disappointing FY14 Budget Doesn’t Heal
by The Housing Assistance Council
Add your Response
Rural Voices would like to hear what you have to say about one, or all, of these issues. Please feel free to comment on this story at the Rural Affordable Housing Group on LinkedIn, or on our Facebook page.