Housing and homelessness are bedrock issues for cities, towns, and villages. Equitable housing and housing stability are the central components for economic mobility, overall health and successful educational outcomes. NLC supports local leaders in addressing issues of housing affordability, housing instability, homelessness and displacement. Through our Housing and Community Development initiative, we serve our members by providing:

  • Insight on the best and promising practices
  • Trusted original research
  • Educational programming, and
  • A variety of opportunities to work directly with us and our experts. 

Hands-On Assistance

See how we are working with cities around America to improve housing, neighborhoods and communities in their area.

Latest Housing Resources

Want to learn more?

Stay up to date on what communities around the country are doing to improve housing and housing stability. Sign up for updates, resources and event information from NLC’s Housing & Community Development team, and reach out to us with any questions at housing@nlc.org.