The Latest on the Maine Senior Affordable Housing Bond

At an event at the State House on January 15, 2019, Governor Janet Mills signed off on the long-delayed $15 million senior affordable housing bond, allowing those voter-approved funds to be used to address the acute housing needs of hundred of low income seniors in Maine.

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 2019: 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 rental home.
  • The State of the Nation’s Housing 2019: 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.