Housing Policy

The Maine Affordable Housing Coalition advocates for policies at the state and federal level which serve to better meet the critical housing needs of Maine people. For more information about our policy priorities, please click the links below.

Federal Housing Policy Priorities

State Housing Policy Priorities

Reports Commissioned by MAHC

Additional Reports

  • Out of Reach 2017: This report by the National Low Income Housing Coalition provides data for every state, metropolitan area, and county in the United States on how much a household must earn to afford a modest market-rate rental home.
  • The State of the Nation’s Housing 2017: This annual report by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University provides a concise summary and analysis of recent trends and emerging issues in the nation’s housing markets and a discussion of what might be expected in the coming year.