The Latest on the Maine Senior Affordable Housing Bond

At a candidate forum hosted by the Associated General Contractors of Maine on January 31, 2018, 10 leading gubernatorial candidates were asked whether they would release the voter-approved senior affordable housing bond, if elected as Maine’s next governor. See the short video clip below for the their answers:

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 2018: 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 2018: 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.